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HIV/AIDS COUNSELLOR’S COURSE

HIV/AIDS COUNSELLOR’S COURSE

HIV/AIDS COUNSELLOR’S COURSE CONTENT 

 

DURATION 10 DAYS
TIME Fridays –  8.30 –  3.30

 

Theory

Self-Awareness, Attitude, World View, Origins of HIV/AIDS, Socio-Economic Impact, Wellness Wheel,
HIV Basic Science, Basic on ARVs, Basic on side effects, Adherence Counseling, Legal & Ethical Issues,
Pre HIV – Test Counseling, HIV Testing Demo-Post-HIV-Test Counseling, Listening Skills, Probing & Paraphrasing.

Practical Skills

Sharing of experiences, attending to a client

Personal Development

Counselling and inter personal relationship skills

Methodology

Individual, couples, group case work
Video –  “In your face”
Presentation   –   HIV/AIDS

  • An exam will be written at the end of the course
  • A certificate is issued on graduation

 

For more information contact Thelma – The Open Door Crisis Care Centre,
7 Windsor Road, Pinetown or email to Thelma@opendoor.org.za
or telephone 031 7092679
 

HIV/AIDS COUNSELLOR’S COURSE

LAY COUNSELLORS COURSE

LAY COUNSELLORS COURSE

LAY COUNSELLORS COURSE

LAY COUNSELLORS COURSE CONTENT

Theory

Worldview, counselling skills, counselling tools, ethical considerations, listening, reflecting, paraphrasing, different types of counselling and body language

Practical skills

  • Rape, definition and reporting procedure
  • Domestic violence, domestic violence Act, reporting procedure
  • Child abuse/incest, definition reporting procedure
  • Trauma and crisis management

Personal development

Collage, forgiveness journey, relationships

Methodology

  • Individual, couples, group work
  • Role play
  • Video and powerpoint presentation
  • Homework
  • A multi choice exam will be written at the end of the course
  • A certificate is issued on graduation
  • Lunch will not be supplied.
  • Refreshments supplied by The Open Door

 

Application forms may be obtained from The Open Door Crisis Care Centre,
7 Windsor Road, Pinetown or email to Thelma@opendoor.org.za
or telephone 031 7092679

LAY COUNSELLORS COURSE