Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop

Learn skills to help you live a healthier life!


The Chronic Disease Self-Management program is a FREE 6-week workshop for people with ongoing health conditions.You will learn empowering, research-based healing skills to help you cope with life challenges and stressful conditions in a supportive small group setting. All participants will receive the book, Living a Healthy Life With Chronic Conditions, 4th Ed. Please speak to your manager for approval to attend on days you are scheduled to work. Attendance will be supported by paid work time through the modified work budget. 

When: Starting May 21st, 2019 and running until July 2, 2019 
Where: Juravinski Hospital
Time: 1:30PM – 4:00PM 
Cost: FREE 

Session Date
Week 1 Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Week 2 Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Week 3 Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Week 4 Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Week 5 Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Week 6 Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Room numbers and directions will be provided upon registration.

*Note: we will not be meeting Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

**While the workshop is held at JH, eligible staff members from all HHS sites are invited and encouraged to attend. Parking provided!   


 The workshop is not a cure but it can help you live a healthier life.

 Would you like to:

  • Feel more comfortable asking questions at your medical visits?
  • Work on making healthier food choices?
  • Take steps to become more active?
  • Learn how to talk to your family and friends about your needs?
  • Find new ways to manage your stress and your emotions?
  • Talk to people who are going through similar challenges? 

If you answered YES, then this workshop is for YOU! Register today for this life changing program!

Workshop Instructors:

  • Erin Broddy-Stubbs
  • Paul Jutras 

This is a research-based program developed by Stanford University.

If you would like to register, or if you are currently registered and have questions - Contact Paul Jutras at

All participants will receive this book: