Diabetes Ireland: Type 2 Online Education Programme
CODE is Diabetes Ireland’s Free Online Group Education Programme for people with Type 2 Diabetes or with a diagnosis of prediabetes
Each CODE (Online) programme consists of 4 sessions, The first 3 sessions are over 3 consecutive weeks, and the final session takes place 6 months later. Each session is 2 hours in duration.
CODE (online) aims to deliver general information about diabetes self-management in a supported online setting. The groups are facilitated by Diabetes Ireland Health Professionals, a Nurse or Dietitian, and kept to a maximum of 12 participants in a relaxed environment sharing and hearing people’s own experiences.
The programme aims to support participants is to support each other with the tools for self-management.
Time is allocated during the programme for problem-solving, people’s feedback on diabetes self-management, behaviours and goal setting. Diabetes knowledge and skills are reinforced and the responsibility for the personal self-management of diabetes is gradually strengthened.
Our flexible approach allows the sessions to be tailored to meet the self-identified needs of each individual.
Topics Covered in Code Online Include:
- Diabetes Explained
- Signs & Symptoms/ Risk factors
- Blood Glucose Management
- Healthy Eating with T2 diabetes and advice on carbohydrates and Serving sizes
- Physical Activity and its Benefits
- Planning Behaviour Change
- Complications Relating to Diabetes – Importance of a Regular Annual Review, & What the Tests Mean
- Supports Available
*** Please note this course is only for people living with Type 2 diabetes and Prediabetes only ***
To register your interest to attend a CODE (online) EDUCATION Programme 2022 please click on the link below:
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