Professional Development

Diabetes and Emotional Health Workbook

A Practical Guide for Health Professionals Supporting Adults with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes.

This guide includes information about emotional problems that may be experienced by adults with diabetes. Designed for health professionals working with people with diabetes, it offers strategies and tools for how to recognize and have conversations about emotional problems, as well as for providing appropriate support.

Complete Version

Diabetes and Emotional Health Workbook

Individual Chapters

Front Matter

Definition of Terms

Chapter 1: Communication and Engagement 

Chapter 2: Facing Life with Diabetes

Chapter 3: Diabetes Distress

Chapter 4: Fear of Hyperglycemia (and Other Diabetes-Specific Fears)

Chapter 5: Psychological Barriers to Insulin Use

Chapter 6: Depression

Chapter 7: Anxiety Disorders

Chapter 8: Eating Problems

Chapter 9: Referring to a Mental Health Professional

Appendix A

Appendix B

Appendix C

Appendix D


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