Stanford University's Chronic Disease Self Management Program (CDSMP)

Do you or someone you care for suffer with any of the following symptoms?



Tense Muscles

Shortness of Breath


Difficult Emotions



Living Well Workshops are for adults with any chronic condition or for caregivers or persons with chronic conditions to learn tools to combat the symptoms mentioned above (symptoms that persons, regardless of any one specific condition, experience) and to better manage ones life.

Workshops of only 10-16 participants meet 2 ½ hours, once a week, for 6 weeks and are facilitated by 2-3 trained Leaders and cover the following topics:

Medication Management


Pain/Fatigue Management

Working with the Healthcare System

Dealing with Difficult Emotions

Physical Activity


Problem Solving


And So Much More!

Stanford University designed and tested this Evidence-Based program to empower persons and caregivers of persons with any type of chronic condition to be managers of their overall health and to become expert managers of their lives!!

In six short weeks you can PUT LIFE BACK IN YOUR LIFE.

Visit or or your local Area Agency on Aging:

» To Register for a Living Well Workshop near you

» If you would like to learn more about becoming a CDSMP LAY LEADER, or

If you have a location that would like to host a Living Well Workshop please click CONTACT US on the main menu above to send us your information.

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