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The Self Management Team is gearing up for Self Management Week 2016 and we want to raise awareness and shout about the huge benefits self management can bring to your life. Read about the top ten ways you can get involved between 3rd and 7th October 2016!
Dave Bertin from Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland attended the Self Management Awards ceremony last year to accept the award along with others from the partnership. Below he shares his views on the benefits of self management, his tops tips and advice for anyone thinking of submitting an award nomination in 2016.
“My health issues have always been an issue for everybody rather than something to be commended for actually trying to control my issues.”
Continuing our series of interviews with winners at the Self Management Awards 2015, read what Inspirational Person of the Year, Elspeth Kerr, has to say about how it felt to win an award, what has changed for her since winning and where sheer determination can get you. I dare you not to feel inspired!
In the lead up to Self Management Weeks 2016, we'll be sharing interviews with last year's Self Management Awards winners, people who attended the awards ceremony and others who got involved last year. First up it's Wendy Bates from Health in Mind, winners of the Self Management Project of the Year in 2015.