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Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

9:30 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, July 9- Aug. 13, 2019
Oak Hill United Methodist Church
7815 US 290
Austin, Texas 78749

Chronic Disease Self-Management Program is a six-week program that teaches older adults, 60 and older, with chronic illnesses the skills needed in the day-to-day management of treatment and to maintain and increase one’s activities. Classes will be held Tuesdays from July 9 to Aug. 13, 2019.

Using a group setting to give a shared learning experience, the program teaches techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation. Program attendees learn about maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance. They also learn about the appropriate use of medications; how to communicate effectively with family, friends, and health professionals; how to manage their nutrition; and how to make decisions and evaluate new treatments.

> Read the flyer for registration information.
> For information about future AAACAP Health, Prevention and Wellness programs, contact Jessica Martone.

Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

9:30 a.m.-noon, Wednesdays July 10 through Aug. 14, 2019
Randolph Recreation Center
653 E Pearl Street
La Grange, Texas 78945

Chronic Disease Self-Management Program is a six-week program that teaches older adults, 60 and older, with chronic illnesses the skills needed in the day-to-day management of treatment and to maintain and increase one’s activities. This program will be held from 9:30 a.m. to noon Wednesdays July 10 through August 14.

Using a group setting to give a shared learning experience, the program teaches techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation. Program attendees learn about maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance. They also learn about the appropriate use of medications; how to communicate effectively with family, friends, and health professionals; how to manage their nutrition; and how to make decisions and evaluate new treatments.

> Register for the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program.
> For information about future AAACAP Health and Wellness programs, contact Jessica Martone.