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ADVISORY CONCERNING ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES, THE PRACTICE OF “VAPING,” “JUULING” AND USE OF OTHER ELECTRONIC NICOTINE DELIVERY SYSTEMS OR ENDS

Find a Workshop

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Cancer: Thriving and Surviving workshops are now available in many counties in Tennessee. Some counties are also offering the Living Well with Chronic Conditions and Take Charge of Your Diabetes Self-Management programs.

Find Local Program Workshops:

Find an upcoming workshop in your area by contacting your local health department.  The website is https://www.tn.gov/health/health-program-areas/localdepartments.html.

Online Self-Management Workshops:

Better Choices, Better Health™, previously named Self-Management @ Stanford Healthier Living with Ongoing Health Problems, is an online workshop given on the Internet.  Groups of about 25 people with a variety of ongoing health conditions participate together.  Each workshop is six weeks with guided lessons, group discussions and peer facilitators.  Participants log in two to three times a week for a total of two hours a week. 

For more information, go to https://selfmanagementresource.com/programs/online.programs/chronic-disease.  

Contacts:

For more information, call the Tennessee Cancer: Thriving and Surviving Program at 615-741-0357.

Other Tennessee Self-Management Programs

UT Extension (https://ag.tennessee.edu/fcs/Pages/default.aspx) for program links with Family and Consumer Sciences.

Area on Aging (https://www.tn.gov/aging)

My Health, My Choice, My Life (https://www.tn.gov/behavioral-health/topic/my-health-my-choice-my-life)