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About the Position
Position #: 15
OrganizationAlberta Health Services
Position: Better Choices Better Health(R) Leader Training Opportunity
Description: Alberta Health Services is looking for volunteers to co-facilitate the Better Choices, Better Health® chronic disease self-management program.
Better Choices, Better Health® Self-Management program is a 6 week program that meets once a week for 2.5 hours. Each class is led by two trained leaders. The class is attended by those who have a chronic health condition, are supporting someone with a health condition, or want to prevent a chronic health condition. The course is offered at local community sites and in Healthcare facilities. Participants learn how to be good self-managers by dealing with the physical and emotional challenges of long term health conditions. Practical ways to handle pain, fatigue, and stress; discover better nutrition and exercise choices; set personal goals and step by step action plans are all discussed. For more info go to http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/services/bcbh.aspx
Training Details: Training is provided at no cost, contact for more information about the program
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Age: 20+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Car required
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Health Care/Emergency
Skill(s): Needs Assessment, Motivate Others, Empathy, Adaptability, Respect
How to Apply
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Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Krystal Smith
Phone: 780-830-3526
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