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    Texas Department of State Health Services
    Diabetes Prevention & Control Program
    PO Box 149347, MC 1965 
    Austin, Texas 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th Street
    Austin, TX 78756 

    Phone: 512-776-2834  
    Fax: 512-776-7408 
    Email: diabetes@dshs.texas.gov   

Practitioner Resources

Diabetes Self-Management Education 

Diabetes Self-Management Education has resources for individuals, healthcare providers, educators, and medical organizations about diabetes prevention and self-management. Resources include:

  • Referral forms for diabetes self-management education (DSME) and nutrition management therapy (MNT)
  • Locator for American Diabetes Association (ADA)-accredited/Association of American Diabetes Educators (AADE)-recognized DSME programs

American Diabetes Association

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Healthful Eating with Diabetes – article discusses balancing foods to eat to maintain healthy blood sugar levels. 

External links to other sites are intended to be informational and do not have the endorsement of the Texas Department of State Health Services. These sites may not be accessible to persons with disabilities. For more information about any of the organizations listed, contact the sponsoring organization. 

Last updated May 26, 2022