The first Living Well Chronic Disease Self Management Technical Assistance conference was held October 20, 2010 in Tukwila, WA. Attached are faculty presentations and handouts given at the conference. For additional information or questions please contact Maureen Lally. Her email is: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone Maureen at 360-725-2449 Tuesdays through Thursdays.
Link to video testimonials from participants in CDSMP.
The first ever Chronic Pain Self-Management Technical Assistance Conference was held September 30, 2014 at the Lacey Community Center in Lacey, WA! Attached are the program agenda from the conference as well as each of the conference speaker presentations.
The newly revised Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Program data collection tools and procedures from the Administration for Community Living and National Council on Aging are listed below. Please begin transitioning to these new forms and begin reporting the new data elements by January 1, 2014.
On January 31, 2011, the Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack and the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, Kathleen Sebelius announced the release of the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, the federal government’s evidence-based guidance to promote health, reduce the risk of chronic diseases, and reduce the prevalence of overweight and obesity through improved nutrition and physical activity.
There are more people age 65 and older in Washington hospitalized for injuries due to falls than the number of people, of all ages combined, hospitalized due to motor vehicle crashes.
Affordable dental care resources
The Healthy Choices NY Skills Drills videos were developed by the Center for Excellence in Aging & Community Wellness and are for use with the Stanford CDSME.
The Center for Healthy Aging encourages and assists community based organizations serving older adults to develop and implement evidence-based/disease prevention programs.