The Bodyknowledging Program is relevant and useful for those who are at risk for or who are diagnosed with long-term health problems (chronic illness).
The aim The Bodyknowledging Program, is to create "a room for recovery" and to help people manage their condition and to function well while living with illness.
The program implies follow-up in 7 sessions, held individually or in groups in which peoples abilitites and capabilities for health within illness is central.
Health care personnel who work together with users in The Bodyknowledging Program, represents interdisciplinarity and are educated to illuminate and utilize people`s resources for coping and health, especially peoples Bodily Knowledge in Chronic Illness.
The program rests on patient participation, health within illness and empowerment of people who are faced with health problems long-term.