: Chronic Disease Management Program : Self-Management Program Overview

Self-Management Program Overview

The aim of the self-management program is to provide the CDMP participants with the tools, information and support, suited to their health needs, to assist in long term self management. Included are guest speakers providing information on budgeting and medication reviews.

Program strategies include:

  • Taking care of your health problem/s
  • Carry on with your life as normal
  • Manage your emotional changes and how to deal with the symptom cycle
  • Why physical activity and eating healthy are beneficial to self managing chronic conditions
  • How to communicate with your Doctor/Health professional and understanding the importance of medications including how they work, the purpose of the medication/s and responsibilities while using such medications
  • Steps towards positive thinking, coping with depression, understanding grief and loss

For further information, contact the Chronic Disease Support Facilitator on 5346 9800 / adminsupport@ncacch.org.au

 

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