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CDC - Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach Training (DPP+)

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Your Health Concierge, Inc., Wellness Training Center is excited to present the Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach Training.

The two-day training is based on the curriculum developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National Diabetes Prevention Program.

Core to the CDC-DPP curriculum is a Lifestyle Coach, the person responsible for leading sessions and supporting program participants during the 12 months of implementation. Lifestyle coaches are trained to use the CDC approved curriculum.

Attendance is required at both days of the training to receive a certificate of completion. The content will include:

  • Overview of the National Diabetes Prevention Program
  • CDC-DPP Curriculum review
  • Target Audience
  • The Roles and Responsibilities of a Lifestyle Coach
  • Group Facilitation
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Recruitment and Retention
  • Practice time
  • Data Collection

Participants: Our training is available for anyone who is interested in bringing the Diabetes Prevention Program to their community or organization. We have a specific focus on training individuals who are linked to organizations that are applying for CDC recognition or are pending recognition by the CDC.

Trainers: Caroline Sparks, Ph.D. Director of Health Promotion in the George Washington University School of Public Health; Ebele Oguhebe, MPH, DPP Lifestyle Coach trained at the University of Pittsburgh Diabetes Prevention Support Center.

Format: The format of the course involves lectures, interactive discussions, and practice time.

Continuing Education Contact Hours

  1. This Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach Training is approved for a total of 13.5 CHES/MCHES Category 1 continuing education contact hours (CECH) (2 for advanced level) by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC)
  2. This Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach Training is approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886756514-6168) for 13.5 continuing education contact hours.
  3. This Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach Training is approved by the American Psychological Association for 13.5 continuing education Hours
  4. This Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach Training is approved for 13.5 contact hours (Approval # Y16-101-807-807) by the Maryland Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: FRIDAY, November 10, 2017

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What's the refund policy?

  • Cancellation 30 days prior to the training = 100% refund

  • Cancellation two weeks prior to the training = 50% refund

  • Cancellation anytime after two week prior to the training = NO REFUND but payment can be applied to a future training

  • If Your Health Concierge, Inc, need to cancel the training, attendees will have the option of receiving 100% refund or apply their payment to a future training.

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Arlington, VA 22203

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