This course provides a framework to assess patient barriers and support behavior change. We explore psychosocial issues that may be blocking patients from adopting healthier behaviors and provides strategies to identify and overcome these barriers. We conclude with a review of the major learning theories with a focus on empowerment.
Intended Audience: A great course for anyone in the field of diabetes education seeking evidence-based information supporting lifestyle changes.
Instructor: Beverly Thomassian RN, MPH, CDCES, BC-ADM is a working educator and a nationally recognized diabetes expert.
This course is part of our Level 3 – Boot Camp. Enroll in our entire Level 3 – Boot Camp to join us for the following 2021 Live Webinar Updates. All courses air at 11:30 a.m. (PST)*
February 9, 2021 – Diabetes – Not Just Hyperglycemia 1.75 CEs
February 11, 2021 – Meds for Type 2 – What you need to know 1.5 CEs
February 16, 2021 – Glucose and Cardiovascular Goals and Interventions 1.5 CEs
February 18, 2021 – Insulin Therapy – From Basal/Bolus to Pattern Management 1.5 CEs
February 23, 2021 – Insulin Intensive – Monitoring, Sick Days, Lower Extremities 1.5 CEs
February 25, 2021 – Medical Nutrition Therapy and Exercise 1.5 CEs
March 2, 2021 – Screening, Prevention, and Treatment of Microvascular Complications 1.5 CEs
March 4, 2021 – Coping and Behavior Change 1.5 CEs
March 9, 2021 – Test Taking Coach Session (48 Questions) No CEs
*dates subject to change
All hours earned count toward your CDCES Accreditation Information