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DPC 2022

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Empowering self management

17 Nov 2022
Nutrition and Lifestyle Clinic

Session Summary
We try to give participants a flavor of the 3 day Knuston Hall Diabetes Counselling and Empowerment Course in 60 minutes.
We encourage a workshop atmosphere with audience participation to help learning.
We consider who holds the responsibility for diabetes care – is it the patient or the professional?
Two exercises to help understanding of active listening.
We describe the Empowerment process, focusing on the need to address feelings and why people are afraid to open a can of worms.
We examine what is needed to provide person-centred care.
If time allows, we will consider how people with diabetes can make their lives better and how as professionals we can influence that process.

  • By the end of the session you will:
  • • Understand where the responsibility for diabetes care lies.
  • • Be aware of the five stages of the empowerment programme.
  • • Know the core conditions needed for person-centred care.
  • •Feel confident to address the feelings of your patient.
  • •Understand the process of helping a person decide how they could improve their life.
Speakers
Charles Fox, Honorary Lecturer, - Leicester Diabetes Centre
Anne Kilvert, Consultant Physician (retired) - Knuston Hall Diabetes Counselling and Empowerment Course

Sponsors

Diamond Sponsor

  • AstraZeneca

 

Platinum Sponsor

  • Abbott

 

Platinum Sponsor

  • Dexcom

 

Platinum Sponsor

  • Novo Nordisk

 

Platinum Sponsor

  • Viatris

 

Gold Sponsor

  • BI

 

Gold Sponsor

  • BI & Lilly Alliance

 

Gold Sponsor

  • Eli Lilly

 

Gold Sponsor

  • GlucoRX

 

Gold Sponsor

  • Insulet

 

Silver Sponsor

  • owen mumford

 

Silver Sponsor

  • Sanofi

 

Registration Sponsor

  • Viatris