At the end of the session, the participant will have:
- An understanding of self-management.
- Knowledge of the benefits of self-management.
- Identified one area for improvement in self-management.
- Developed a plan to improve self-management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
This session may be facilitated by a respiratory nurse, psychologist, social worker or physiotherapist.
|Introduction to self-management.
||What is self-management?
What self-management is not.
Whose responsibility is it?
|Consequences / benefits.
||Consequences of failure to self-manage.
Benefits of self-management.
|Principles of self-management.
Responsibility / empowerment.
|Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease self-management plan.|
|Summary and discussion.
Group generation of ideas to improve self-management.