About SpringboarD

The SpringboarD Project is a randomised controlled trial of an online self-help program for improving daily functioning and emotional wellbeing in people with type 2 diabetes. The study is being conducted by the Black Dog Institute, UNSW Australia and The University of Melbourne.

The SpringboarD Project will examine a new approach to improving daily functioning and emotional wellbeing in people with type 2 diabetes. The new approach uses an online self-help tool that is available 24/7 to teach people skills and techniques to better manage the thoughts, feelings and lifestyle behaviours that cause them trouble.


Who is SpringboarD for?

SpringboarD targets 18-75 year olds who have type 2 diabetes.


Is there a cost to use SpringboarD?

No.


How to access SpringboarD's services

Users must sign up in order to take part in the study.


SpringboarD Research and Evaluation

The overall results of the SpringboarD Project will be disseminated via lay summaries in consumer media, presentations at conferences and published in professional journals.