Assessing the Health Promotion Needs of Center for Independent Living Consumers with Physical Disabilities
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Chronic disease management and prevention
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Identify the physical disabilities, chronic conditions, and secondary conditions more frequently reported by CIL consumers Describe the barriers to health care and health promotion most frequently experienced by CIL consumers, as reported by staff members who work with them List the general health care screenings for which CIL consumers need more information
Keyword(s): Disabilities, Health Promotion and Education
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have worked as a researcher in the area of health promotion and community participation of people with disabilities for almost 20 years. I have also worked as a staff member at several independent living centers, and understand the challenges work working in this field.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.