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selfmgmt@uvic.ca
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Support for Health Professionals

Self-management support is one of the elements of the Chronic Care Model used in British Columbia. An essential role of primary care is to help people learn to become good self-managers. A number of strategies and techniques are available for health professionals to support their patients living with chronic health conditions. Behaviour change is challenging and most individuals will need support in order to be successful. Self-management support involves strategies which facilitate collaborative decision making, problem-solving, and setting future goals.