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Central West Self-Management Program
302-2250 Bovaird Drive East
Brampton ON L6R 0W3
Toll Free: 1-855-269-8401
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Welcome To The Central West Self Management Program
Are you an individual living with, or at risk for, a chronic condition(s)?
Are you a health care provider supporting patients with changes in behaviours?
Then this program is for YOU!
The Self Management Program
is supported by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care – as part of the Ontario Diabetes Strategy. Its goal is to support people living with, or at risk for, chronic conditions by providing individuals with the knowledge, skills and confidence to effectively self-manage their chronic conditions and to improve their health. This is accomplished by providing self-management education and skills training to people living with, or at risk for chronic conditions as well as their health care providers.
What is Self Management?
Self-management refers to the activities that an individual can do to live well with one or more chronic conditions. These include gaining confidence to deal with medical needs, everyday roles & responsibilities, and emotional issues.The Central West Self-Management Program offers the following free Self-Management Program opportunities:
For individuals living with, or at risk for, chronic conditions:
Living a Healthy Life Program-
ee evidence-based workshops that have been developed and licensed by Stanford University.
LHL-PEP Talk Brochure
These are as follows:
• Chronic Disease Self-Management Program
• Diabetes Self-Management Program
• Chronic Pain Self-Management Program
LHL General Flyer
These programs are offered in workshop format, and run for 2.5 hours, once a week, for 6 weeks. These programs help support and help build peoples’ confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives by teaching people how to set achievable goals, solve problems, and develop an understanding of their symptoms.
For Health Care Providers:
Brief Action Planning Training-
is a FREE, highly structured, client-centred self-management support technique. Composed of a series of 3 questions and 5 skills, BAP can be used to facilitate goal setting and action planning. Each skill of the BAP tool is based on literature and the evolving understanding of what works and does not work to help people change. BAP is supported by evidence from behavioural science and self-management support that is grounded in the principles and practice of motivational interviewing.
Choices and Changes Training-
is offered through the Institute for Healthcare Communication. This communication workshop assist health care providers to deliver patient-centered care by enhancing their skills in self-management support and influencing healthy behaviour change when working with patients.
These workshops are a great opportunity to enhance client-centred care.
Health Care Provider Training Flyer
We also offer opportunities to continue your learning with:
Motivational Interviewing Workshop Series
Treating Patients with C.A.R.E.
to download the brochure.