Welcome to this evidence-based training designed to support health professionals to develop their skills and confidence in identifying and addressing diabetes distress in adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. The training is practical, featuring case-studies, videos and activities.
This training is best viewed on a desktop computer or laptop. It is not optimised for a mobile phone or tablet computer.
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This training was developed by the Australian Centre for Behavioural Research in Diabetes (ACBRD), a partnership for better health between Diabetes Victoria and Deakin University. The project was led by: Dr Christel Hendrieckx, Jennifer Halliday and Professor Jane Speight.
They were supported by: Dr Adriana Ventura (practising psychologist, formerly at the ACBRD), Ann Morris (AMCON Diabetes Management Services), Dr Virginia Hagger (Deakin University), Professor Jackie Sturt (Kings College London), Eric O (Deakin University), Sienna Russell-Green (ACBRD) and Victoria Yutronich (ACBRD).
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This training was developed with funding from the ADEA Diabetes Research Foundation, and in-kind support from the Australian Centre for Behavioural Research in Diabetes (ACBRD), a partnership for better health between Diabetes Victoria and Deakin University. This training is based on content from the Diabetes and Emotional Health handbook, which was funded and developed as an activity of the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) Mental Health and Diabetes National Development Programme. The NDSS is an initiative of the Australian Government administered with the assistance of Diabetes Australia.