Diabetes Education Toolkit

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Diabetes Education Toolkit

Description

This toolkit, for people with psychiatric disabilities and their physicians and caregivers, provides information to help them understand and manage their diabetes or prediabetic condition. The toolkit includes an extensive library of materials and podcasts covering the basics of diabetes, building and maintaining a healthy lifestyle, managing hypertension, and managing the risks of diabetes. Also included is a chart of American Diabetes Association standards of care with related educational material.

Developer:

Thresholds Psychiatric Rehabilitation Centers; University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing; University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Psychiatry

Funding Sources:

Center for Mental Health Services; National Institute for Disability and Rehabilitation Research

History

Release Date: 2012
Original Summary: September 2013
Last Updated: 06/18/14

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