Self-management is defined as “The tasks that individuals must undertake to live well with one or more chronic conditions. These tasks including having the confidence to deal with medical management, role management and emotional management of their conditions”*. The North Bay NPLC, in collaboration with its patients strives to set attainable self-management goals.
Workshops are available throughout the district and we encourage you to sign up for one of these sessions. They are offered once/week over 6 weeks.
We also have developed packages you can download as complimentary resources:
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD):
*Adams, Greniner, & Corrigan, 2004, p. 57, As Cited in Strategies to Support Self-Management in Chronic Conditions RNAO BPG