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Self Management Awards 2017 NOW OPEN!

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Self Management Awards 2017 are now open for nominations! The theme of this year’s awards is “Celebrating Change.” Find out how to apply for this year’s awards, including: Project of the Year, The Changemaker, Resource of the Year, Shazia Akhtar Individual Transformational Story of the Year and more.

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Networking for Change April 2017: “A New Normal”

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Summary of the Self Management Network Scotland Networking for Change event held in Glasgow on Thursday 27th April 2017. The aims of this event were to reconnect with members about their definitions of self management, how they share this with others and network activities they think work. Read more to find out about the learning from this event.

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Making it Easy: support to improve health literacy can remove barriers to wellbeing

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Blythe Robertson, Health Care Quality and Improvement at the Scottish Government shares information about how you can help with the refresh of the Scottish Government’s next Health Literacy Action Plan. We have the chance to change things for the better on this vital topic. What do you think we should focus on in the next phase of work?

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What do you need to know about Self Management Network Scotland?

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The Self Management Network Scotland has now been around for over two years and we have recently reached 500 members. We have gathered together some of the activities and achievements we are most proud of to share with you, and people who are interested in learning more about the network, in this video.

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Exploring new ways of working in Partnership

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Some laid back music plays within the café at Fullerton ConneXtions, the buzz from all the small talk mixed with the smell of fresh scones sets the scene nicely on Wednesday 15th March for our event ‘Exploring new ways of working in partnership with the third sector and health and social care staff’, but how did we get here today?

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Michelle Howieson… on Risk and Self Management

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Following the IRISS on… Risk report published on 26th January 2017, we contacted members of the Self Management Network Scotland to find out their thoughts on the issue of risk in self management. Michelle Howieson, Director at Bipolar Scotland, shared with us her thoughts on risk and self management.

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SAVE THE DATES Self Management Week 2nd – 6th October 2017

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Self Management Week 2017 will take place between 2nd and 6th October 2017. Read about how you can get involved this year.

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Register for the Next Self Management Networking Event

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The next Self Management Network Scotland event will be held on Thursday 27th April 2017 in Glasgow. After two years, and with 475 members, we think it’s time to have a look at how we enable effective communication within the network and how you can share learning with one another. Read more to find out how to register!

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Lists of self-help resources for dyslexic people

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This blog post, written anonymously, tells you about lists of dyslexia-friendly resources on dyslexia and mental health and where you can download them.

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Your chance to help shape future digital GP services

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Over the past months, the ALLIANCE have been working with people and professionals on ‘Our GP’, a pioneering Scottish Government funded project that aims to ‘co-design’ future digital GP services. The exciting next step in the OurGP journey is the Online launch.

Your chance to help shape future digital GP services: Read more >

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