[Self-Management_OR] National Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach training - Dec. 18-19

Epstein Andrew D andrew.d.epstein at state.or.us
Fri Dec 12 11:38:16 PST 2014

Please see below for information and a registration link for a National Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) lifestyle coach training in Salem Dec. 18-19. For questions about this training, contact Lavinia Goto at NorthWest Senior and Disability Services lavinia.goto at nwsds.org<mailto:lavinia.goto at nwsds.org>  or (503) 304-3408.

For general information about the National DPP and related resources, go to www.healthoregon.org/takecontrol<http://www.healthoregon.org/takecontrol>. We’ve added a few more organizations to the statewide list of DPP providers since I last sent this to the listserv: African American Health Coalition, Inc.; Asian Health & Service Center; and Grants Pass Family YMCA. It’s exciting to see this program continue to grow throughout Oregon!

Best regards,

Andrew Epstein, MPH, CHES

Community Programs Liaison | Diabetes Program Coordinator
Oregon Health Authority | Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention
Phone 971-673-2379 | Mobile 503-969-5816
andrew.d.epstein at state.or.us<mailto:andrew.d.epstein at state.or.us>

DTTAC Lifestyle Coach Training
Salem, Oregon
Thursday December 18-Friday December 19th, 2014

The NorthWest Senior and Disability Services is collaborating with the Diabetes Training and Technical Assistance Center (DTTAC) at Emory University to bring National Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach Training to Salem, Oregon December 18th-19th, 2014.

DTTAC Lifestyle Coach Training is a highly interactive, 2-day, in-person training with an expert DTTAC Master Trainer that provides your Lifestyle Coaches with the skills, knowledge and experience that they need to successfully facilitate the proven-effective lifestyle change program. DTTAC Lifestyle Coach Training:

•  Features an interactive, small group format with hands-on practice in group facilitation techniques
•  Includes detailed review of the core and post-core National DPP curriculum, developed by CDC in collaboration with DTTAC
•  Offers continuing education credits for dietitians, certified diabetes educators, and nurses
•  Is open to organizations that have pending recognition or will apply for CDC recognition and includes the most up-to-date information on the recognition<http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/prevention/recognition/index.htm> process and the national program.

Dates:        Thursday  December 18-Friday December 19th, 2014; 9:00 am – 5:00pm on Thursday, 9:00 am-4:00pm on Friday

Location:   NorthWest Senior and Disability Services 3410 Cherry Ave. NE Salem, Oregon n97309
Fee:            $750 per person (Online payment option is available. The fee includes all training materials. Participants will break for lunch on their own.)

Register:    Please contact DTTAC at dttac at emory.edu<mailto:dttac at emory.edu> for more information or click here to register: http://www.cvent.com/d/grqnh5

Learn more about DTTAC Lifestyle Coach Training<http://www.tacenters.emory.edu/focus_areas/diabetes/lifestyle_coach_training.html>.

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