This activity is intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, dietitians, pharmacists and other health care professionals.
At the end of this activity, the attendees should be able to:
- Describe psychosocial issues associated with diabetes, which range from normative diabetes-related distress to diagnosable mental health disorders.
- Identify paradigms for implementing psychosocial services into team-based care.
- List screening tools for assessing symptoms of psychosocial issues within routine care.
- Indicate appropriate referral and treatment options for people impacted by both sub-clinical and clinical psychological distress.