Applied Skills in HIV Communication and Counselling Course (IPC 2009)

Venue: Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS)

Location: Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa

Event Date/Time: Jul 06, 2009 End Date/Time: Jul 16, 2009
Registration Date: May 08, 2009
Early Registration Date: Mar 20, 2009
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Approved short-course presented by the Office for Institutional HIV Coordination (OIHC) of Stellenbosch University, in partnership with the African Network for Strategic Communication in Health and development (AfriComNet).

The training course will focus on communication, client education and counselling regarding HIV and Aids, includes VCT pre-and-post test counselling, ART-adherence counselling, PMTCT, positive living, etc.

The course entails:
Understanding theory and principles of client education and counselling
Counselling and interpersonal skills practice and evaluation
Specialised applications of counselling skills in the field of HIV testing , treatment and longer term support
Facilitation by experienced counselors.


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