Classes and Support Groups

Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Health Center offers adult education classes focused on diabetes. Each link below is a class or group offering with a description, schedule, cost and insurance coverage details (several classes and groups are offered free of charge).

Our clinic offers free virtual support groups every month. You do not need to be a patient of our clinic or a patient of OHSU to join. Click below for details

  • Successful Living with Diabetes 
    • Whether you’ve had diabetes for 2 days or 20 years, come learn how to successfully manage your diabetes and live a healthy life! 
  • Prediabetes Class - Simple Steps to Reduce Your Risk
    • A person with prediabetes is at risk for developing type 2 diabetes as well as other medical conditions.  The good news is there are simple steps you can take to reduce your risk.  To learn how to reduce your risk, attend our one session prediabetes course!
  • National Diabetes Prevention Program 
    • The National Diabetes Prevention Program is a year-long lifestyle change program. Participants meet in a group with a trained lifestyle coach to learn how to include healthy eating and regular physical activity into their lives. The goal is to achieve modest weight loss to help prevent type 2 diabetes.
  • OHSU Mindfulness Classes - Stress Reduction Online Sessions 
    • Mindfulness Breath by Breath is an free online OHSU resource that provides a solid introduction to simple and effective stress reduction methods including various breath and mindfulness practices. Sessions include mindfulness instruction, movement, and relaxation practice.