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What is Type-1 Diabetes Self-Management Training?

Diabetes Self-Management is an essential part of diabetes care. It provides people knowledge, skills and ability to perform diabetes self-care tasks. The process involves informed decision-making, problem solving and collaboration with the healthcare team to improve health status and quality of life for people with Type 1 diabetes.

What Does Type-1 Diabetes Self-Management Training Cover?

  • Defining Type 1 diabetes
  • Monitoring blood sugars
  • Medication
  • Physical activity
  • Reducing risks associated with diabetes
  • Nutrition management
  • Healthy Eating
  • Healthy coping
  • Intensive insulin management and insulin pump therapy
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM)

Call for more informaiton or visit with one of our educators:
 
Susan Rauch, BSN, RN, CDCES
Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist
Diabetes Education Coordinator
208.799.5273

Courtney Goff, MS, RDN, LD, CD
Registered Dietitian
Certificate of Training in Adult and Children/Adolescent Weight Management
208.799.5558