Better Breathers Clubs (BBC) offer the opportunity to learn ways to better cope with COPD while getting the support of others who share in your struggles. These support groups give you the tools you need to live the best quality of life you can.
Better Breathers Clubs meet regularly and feature educational presentations on a wide range of relevant topics, including:
- How COPD affects the lungs
- Breathing techniques
- Talking with your physician
- Medications and other treatment options
- Medical tests
- Supplemental oxygen
- Home healthcare
- Lung transplants
- Air pollution
The Better Breathers Club Facilitator Training consists of seven interactive modules. After completing this course learners will be prepared as facilitators to deliver standardize BBC learning.
If you are interested in taking the Better Breathers Club Facilitator Training, please contact your local American Lung Association and request an