Equal treatment: Managing diabetes and mental illness.

Abstract: In this podcast, an individual in recovery with diabetes and mental illness shares her story of being diagnosed with both disabilities, tips on how to recognize the risks for developing diabetes, and how to manage both co-occurring conditions to stay healthy. She also provides information on the recommendations of the American Diabetes Association about the types of individuals who should be screened for diabetes. Run time: 10 minutes.
Descriptor Terms: ADJUSTMENT, AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS, DAILY LIVING, DIABETES, DISABILITY MANAGEMENT, HEALTH PROMOTION, MANAGED CARE, MENTAL HEALTH, MULTIPLE DISABILITIES, PSYCHIATRIC DISABILITIES, SELF HELP.

NARIC Accession Number: O18435.  What's this?
Project Number: H133B100028.
Publisher(s): RRTC on Psychiatric Disability and Co-occurring Medical Conditions, University of Illinois at Chicago, Center on Mental Health Services Research and Policy, 1601 West Taylor Street, 4th Floor, M/C 912, Chicago, IL, 60612; 312/355-1696.