• Deakin University

HND732.4 Diabetes Support from Healthcare Providers

Explore various techniques that health care providers use to support people living with diabetes.

HND732.4 Diabetes Support from Healthcare Providers
  • Duration2 weeks
  • Weekly study10 hours

Learn how health care providers support people living with diabetes.

Learn how health care providers support people living with diabetes.

Techniques and strategies that contribute to living well with diabetes

  • health promotion and health literacy
  • relationship between health literacy and health outcomes
  • assessing health literacy
  • self determination and self-management
  • using Emotional Intelligence in diabetes education
  • motivational interviewing in practice
  • using mindfulness

What topics will you cover?

Who is the course for?

This course is targeted at:

  • people wanting to understand the causes, types and treatment of diabetes
  • health professionals wanting to reduce the prevalence and impact of diabetes.

Who will you learn with?

Dr Virginia Hagger is a RN-CDE, who has worked in the diabetes field as a clinician, program manager and researcher. She is the Course Leader for the Grad Cert in Diabetes Education.

Who developed the course?

Deakin University

Deakin University is one of Australia’s largest universities with more than 61,000 students and over 15,000 online.

  • Established1974
  • LocationMelbourne, Australia
  • World rankingTop 280Source: QS World University Rankings 2021