Have you, your spouse, or your child sought counseling to help you cope with diabetes?
Yes, we're in counseling now
Yes, and it was helpful
Yes, and it wasn't very helpful
No, but we've considered it
No, we haven't considered it
Total votes: 220
Have you or your child sought counseling to help you cope with diabetes?Poll dates: July 22 - 29, 2009
Total Votes: 220
Living with diabetes can be enormously difficult, especially for children and their parents. Teens also face additional challenges as they try to deal with both diabetes and adolescence. For many people, counseling helps. A complete diabetes team includes health care professionals trained to help with the psychosocial aspects of living with diabetes, and they are there to help you and your child.
The chart below shows how people have answered this question over the past several years:[Return to the current poll]
Response July 2009 July 2008 July 2007 June 2003 June 2002 March 2000 Yes, in counseling now 4% 4% 5% 5% 6% 7% Yes, and it was helpful 7% 10% 10% 9% 11% 11% Yes, and it wasn't very helpful 8% 6% 6% 12% 4% 7% No, but we've considered it 21% 22% 21% 17% 24% 34% No, we haven't considered it 58% 56% 55% 54% 51% 38%
Last Updated: Wednesday July 29, 2009 14:10:52
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