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Transition Classes for Adolescents with Diabetes

Adolescence is a time of transition from childhood to adulthood. This process can be an exciting and often trying time for all involved.

The Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Diabetes team wants to assist families in this transition. Our focus will be on helping our patients assume responsibility for their health over time.

Classes may be scheduled during clinic visit or by calling the Diabetes Clinic at (414) 266-2861.

Note: Due to the sensitive topics that will be discussed during class, parents and teens will be separated. We do discourage bringing younger siblings (12 and under).

Dates offered:

  • August 07, 2018 Tuesday

    4:15 PM–6:15 PM

    Transition 1 class is an interactive class for those patients who have completed 7th grade to sophomore year of high school. The class focuses on strategies for maintaining good communication as families maneuver through adolescence.
    Childrens Hospital of Wisconsin
    9000 W. Wisconsin Ave.
    Wauwatosa, WI 53201
    Maps and directions
  • August 15, 2018 Wednesday

    4:00 PM–6:00 PM

    Transition 2 is the final class and is geared toward juniors, seniors and college freshman or sophomores. This is an interactive class with group discussions. Topics include planning for independent living and diabetes at college.
    Childrens Hospital of Wisconsin
    9000 W. Wisconsin Ave.
    Wauwatosa, WI 53201
    Maps and directions
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