DPP Lifestyle Coach Network Newsletter

February 2022
Free Advanced Lifestyle Coach Training (ACT)* Webinars
Facilitating from Afar
Engagement in National DPP Distance Delivery

Available February 2022

The NC Division of Public Health is pleased to offer a unique opportunity for trained and practicing lifestyle coaches offering the National Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) to participate in a series of FREE advanced lifestyle coach training webinars. These trainings are made available to you by Emory’s Diabetes Training and Technical Assistance Center (DTTAC) and Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (ADCES). These trainings are designed to complement your National DPP lifestyle coach training and to enhance competencies as a trained lifestyle coach. Use the link to the right, to access the trainings for free.

If you are new to the Emory Centers Training Portal, please create an account first to complete registration.

*These webinars fulfill the new requirement in the 2021 CDC DPRP Standards, which says, “…all Lifestyle Coaches and Program Coordinators should also complete at least two hours of Advanced Coach Training each year. Advanced Coach Training is training beyond the required formal training for Lifestyle Coaches that builds on the foundational skills necessary for helping participants make effective lifestyle change…”
Valentine’s Day DPP Social Media Post
Valentine’s Day DPP Social Media Post

Download and use this social media post copy and graphics on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to promote your program.

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CDC DPRP Office Hours
This month on the 3rd Tuesday (February 15, 2022) the CDC invites all CDC-recognized organizations to join the DPRP Office Hours session from 2:00pm-3:00pm EST. National DPP and DPRP subject matter experts will be on hand to answer any question you may have about the Program.
+1 404-718-3800,436325468# United States, Atlanta

(888) 994-4478,436325468# United States (Toll-free)

Phone Conference ID: 436 325 468#
Fresh Ideas for Virtual DPP Delivery
Review and download the CDC’s tip sheet on lessons learned from fellow organizations who transitioned to virtual delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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