ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia Education Events
Join the Bateman Horne Center for regular ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia education events.
March Education Meeting: Dr. Bateman shares insights from the ME/CFS Clinician Summit hosted by BHC. March 7, 6:00 pm Mountain time, Bateman Horne Center, 24 South 100 East #205, Salt Lake City, UT in the Education Center. ALL Education Meetings are originally broadcast via Facebook Live and then posted to BHC Youtube channel.
March Lunch & Learn (in-person event, not livestreamed or recorded): March 15, 11:30 am Mountain time, La Frontera, 61 W. 10600 S., Sandy, UT. Marianne Madsen, BHC's Education Director and a board-certified doctor of holistic health, will give ideas on managing symptoms with complementary and alternative methods.
BHC Education Classes
Winter classes are listed below. These are in-person classes and will not be available in an online format at this time. Click on the links to get more information and to register for the course. Class size is limited, so sign up today!
Classes with Dr. Lucinda Bateman
In these classes, Dr. Bateman shares the information that she teaches her patients about the symptoms of ME/CFS and/or Fibromyalgia. Attend as many as you’d like:
Getting the Right Diagnosis:
ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia present as complicated illnesses, and getting the right diagnosis can be challenging. Learn how to distinguish between these two diseases and use tools to determine which one you have.
March 5, 2018 4 pm
Pain is one of the most troubling and hard-to-manage symptoms of these diseases. Learn treatment strategies you can use to improve your pain management.
March 19, 2018 4 pm
Keeping fit can help minimize symptoms and improve function, but it’s difficult when activity causes increased illness symptoms. Learn how to identify and improve the “threshold” of relapse and strategies for maintaining the best possible physical and cognitive fitness.
February 26, 2018 4 pm
Poor sleep is a hallmark symptom of ME/CFS and fibromyalgia. Not getting a good night’s sleep can make symptoms worse! Learn how to implement strategies that improve sleep.
March 12, 2018 4 pm
Communicating Effectively with Your Provider:
with Joyce Ferrone
You dread seeing your primary care provider. They don’t understand all your issues. You leave feeling like you wasted your time. BHC clinician, Joyce Ferrone has created a class for you, “Communicating with Your Provider.” Joyce will explain how to compile a succinct summary of your medical records to show your primary care provider the information they need to quickly and easily understand your issues. She’ll discuss how to explain your disease, prioritize your questions, and what to say (and not say!) during your visit.
February 27, 2018 3:30 pm
March 27, 2018 3:30 pm