Rheumatoid/Psoriatic Arthritis Education & Self-Management Program SHENTON PARK

Event Date
5th Mar 2019 to 9th Apr 2019
Time
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Duration
2.5 hour sessions per week, over 6 weeks
Registration Closing Date
28th Feb 2019
Venue Information

Seminar Room - Wyllie Arthritis Centre

17 Lemnos Street, SHENTON PARK, WA 6008

Parking

Parking available onsite

About the venue

Prior event registration mandatory - no enrolments taken at venue.

Contact

08 9388 2199
general@arthritiswa.org.au
Registration
General $35.00 ea
You + Partner (support person/carer/spouse) $40.00 ea

Event Description

This 6 week program is specifically for people with diagnosed rheumatoid or psoriatic  arthritis. It offers a holistic approach providing disease specific education and self-management techniques and is run by health professionals.

Event Information

Topics include:

  • Learning about your disease
  • Overview of medications and blood tests
  • Causes and management of fatigue
  • Pain management techniques
  • Activity and exercise
  • Nutrition and healthy eating
  • Coping with rheumatoid / psoriatic arthritis

PLEASE NOTE: A Drs Referral from your Rheumatologist or GP is required to attend. If you are unsure whether you have rheumatoid or psoriatic arthritis please contact the program coordinator on 08 9388 2199 before enrolling in this program.