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M99PY Management of Long Term Conditions and Disability

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This module considers the issues faced by people with long term health conditions, and what health psychology has to offer to enhance self management, health outcomes and quality of life.

Session topics typically include models of disability, the biopsychosocial approach, pain theories and pain management programmes, diabetes, asthma, stroke, dementia, coronary heart disease, cancer, common/shared issues in chronic illness, self-management programmes, terminal illness and end of life issues, evaluating interventions, patient reported outcomes.

We have a range of guest speakers who contribute to the module, including staff from the Applied Research Centre in Health and Lifestyle Interventions, and health professionals working in the NHS.

If you’d like to contact us about this module, please use the contact form below.


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