Find a Workshop
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.
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)