This 70-minute course includes updated goals and guidelines for children living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. This course discusses the special issues diabetes educators need to be aware of when working with children with diabetes and their families. We discuss the clinical presentation of diabetes, goals of care and normal growth and development through the early years through adolescence. Strategies to prevent acute and long term complications are included with an emphasis on positive coping for family and child with diabetes.
- Discuss goals of care for Type 1 and Type 2 Kids with Diabetes
- State strategies to prevent acute and chronic complications
- Discuss importance of positive psycho-social adjustment and resources
Live Webinar: May 30th, 2018
2018 | 11:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. PST
This course is included in: Level 2 – Beyond Fundamentals. Purchase this course individually for $29 or the entire bundle and save 65%.
With your purchase of our Level 2 – online course, you have instant access to the On-Demand course via the Online University, PLUS we have automatically enrolled you in the live webinar.
Diabetes Education Services Online University Courses are an excellent way to study for your exam anytime and anywhere that is convenient for you. You will have immediate access to your courses for 1 year after your purchase date. Each individual online course includes a: 90 minute video presentation, podcast, practice test and additional resources.
Intended Audience: A great course for healthcare professionals seeking information about providing care for children with diabetes and their families.
Instructor: Beverly Thomassian RN, MPH, CDCES, BC-ADM is a working educator and a nationally recognized diabetes expert.
Fee: $29.00 (Group Discounts Available)
Course Level: 2 (included in Level 2 – Beyond Fundamentals)
All hours earned count toward your CDCES Accreditation Information
Earn 1.2 CEs
Video presentation and podcast available now On Demand.
*Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist® and CDCES® are registered marks owned by NCBDE. The use of DES products do not guarantee successful passage of the CDCES® exam. NCBDE does not endorse any preparatory or review materials for the CDCES® exam, except for those published by NCBDE.”