Stroke Training and Awareness Resources (STARs)

15: Self Management


On completion of this module you should have a critical understanding of what self-management is and the strategies which may be used in the process of self management.

The answers to all the test questions are contained within the module. This information may be provided in the ‘Additional Information’ boxes on some of the pages.

NB: Information within this module is due to be reviewed. Updated content will appear here shortly.

Introduction- module authors

Module authors Module lead Jane Shiels, Physiotherapy Rehabilitation Services Lead, NHS Lothian Module group Anne Armstrong, Occupational Therapist Advanced Practitioner-...

Charlie Farhead

Charlie is a recently qualified nurse who has been working on the stroke unit for the last 9 months. In...

Bob Finlay

Bob Finlay is a community key worker (see Additional Information box below). He has worked with stroke patients for 5...


Having completed this module, you should now: Understand what self-management is and have knowledge of self-management strategies Have an awareness...

Page last reviewed: 02 Apr 2020