Rheumatoid/Psoriatic Arthritis Education & Self-Management Program BALDIVIS

Event Date
21st May 2019 to 25th Jun 2019
Time
6pm - 8:30pm
Duration
2.5 hour sessions per week, over 6 weeks
Registration Closing Date
21st May 2019
Venue Information

Mary Davies Library & Community Centre

17 Settlers Ave, BALDIVIS WA 6171 Wattlebird meeting room on Level 1

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
Online registration for this event has closed
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.