Engaging Patients in Managing Chronic Illness
ONLINE – login information will be emailed the week before the course start date
$479 domestic / $679 international
Approximately 11 weeks.
You will explore theories and practices pertaining to behavioural change counseling, covering:
- Theoretical models including Stages of Change, health belief model, empowerment, motivational interviewing, and the “5 As” approach.
- Common psychological disorders among people with chronic illness, including diabetes.
- How to incorporate appropriate behavioral approaches to patient education practice.
|Evaluation Item||Due Date|
|Online discussions||Week 2-3
|Online case conference||Week 4-5
|Written assignment||Week 11|
All health professionals working with people who have a chronic illness.
This course qualifies for 0.5 credits under the “Patient Teaching and Coaching” domain of a de Souza Designation. For more information, please see https://www.desouzainstitute.com/designations/. To claim your credit contact the de Souza Institute.
- Computer literacy
- Students must have access to a computer that meets the minimum system requirements, access to the Internet, and an e-mail account
- Access to and basic proficiency with a PDF reader, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft PowerPoint are also required as they are used to access course material and submit evaluation items
DE803 Engaging Patients in Managing Chronic Illness
|Code||Course Title||Format||Tuition||Date(s)||Register By||Availability|
|DE803-801||Promoting Self Care in Chronic Illness||Online||$679.00||Mar-26-2018 to Jun-17-2018||Mar-16-2018||Closed|