Individualized Diabetes Type 2 Management

1.3 The Ten Success Factors (SF)

PHASE I: EMPOWERMENT & ENABLING
Step 1: Unconditioned acceptance, understanding, empower and enable the patient

‘You are okay’ – like every Patient.

The doctor and the Diabetes Team are accepting, empowering and enabling you as individual person to establish your ‘Individualized Action Plan’.

  • SF*1: A helpful social environment is supporting you in your Diabetes Management.
  • SF*2: You as patient are able to accept help and guidance (it is not only a matter of ‘good will’).
  • SF*3: The positive energy and motivation to overcome the daily stress is crucial for your successful Diabetes Management.
  • SF*4: It is important to know the best possible Self-Care and that you are enabled to ‘make it happen’.
PHASE II: COOPERATION & CONTROL
Step 2: Cooperate with You (to be Successful)

Patient and Doctor are a ’synergistic tandem’, supported by the Diabetes Team. The trustful cooperation is the basis of a successful “Individualized Diabetes Management”.

  • SF*5: Openness and self-exploration of the Patient is helping the Doctor and the Diabetes Team to understand you.
  • SF*6: The accepting and understanding Doctor and Diabetes Team is giving you individualized support and guidance>.
PHASE III: HEALTHY LIFESTYLE AND COPING
Step 3: To Integrate a Healthy Lifestyle and Quality of Life
  • SF*7: With ‘focus (of attention)’ on improvement needs
  • SF*8: Realizing successfully your ‘Individualized Action Program
  • SF*9: Integrating healthy lifestyle and quality of life
  • SF*10: Successful coping with Diabetes maintaining positive energy

(* SF = Success Factor)


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