Chronic Communication(sm)

Chronic Communication(sm) is a series of workshops organized around the following topics:

Chronic Communication at Home: How chronic conditions affect communication within the family, with practical guidelines for how to improve family communications. When one family member is living with a chronic condition, everyone in the family is living with this condition as well.

Chronic Communication at Work: How communication in the workplace is affected by the challenges of living with a chronic condition, including disclosure and asking for accommodations.

Talking to Your Doctor: Practical guidelines for effectively communication between chronically-ill patients and health care providers.

Chronic Communication(sm) workshops are available for small and large groups. For further information, contact

These topics are also discussed in articles on this site, under Chronic Communication Skills and Talking to Your Doctor.