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Valentines Day Care Bear Launch

Open Door Valentines Day Care Bear Launch

You are invited to The Open Door Crisis Care Centre's Valentine's Day, care bear Launch! 

There will be a Sales Table featuring Beautiful items made in our shelter for abused women & children, A Teddy Bear picnic, Teddy Bears for adoption with an adoption certificate, Colouring-in Competitions and great prizes for moms and kids up for grabs!

Lots of fun for young and old!

Come out and support this initiative. Your contribution will help us make a difference in our community by bringing love, hope and a helping hand to those in need.

For further information please contact Ann: 031 709 2679

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
 

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 COUNSELLOR’S COURSE - STARTING 4th June 2016

containing-851227_1280Our lay counsellors course starting 4th June to 23rd July 2016

Its every consecutive Saturday for 8 weeks  including multi choice exam and graduation where you will receive a certificate.

There are 2 lectures per Saturday;

The course starts 8.00 am to 3.30 pm ½ hour for lunch supplied by you

Refreshments supplied by The Open Door.
Venue The Open Door, 7 Windsor Road Pinetown

The cost of the course is R2250.00.  If you cannot pay the full amount a deposit is acceptable to secure your place and the balance to be paid by the end of
Of June  2016.

Should you be interested please bring
1 x leverarch file
1 x small pritt and scissors
1 x old YOU magazine

As you will be building a monster please bring
Empty handy andy bottles, coke bottles, string ribbon anything you will need to put it together

Looking forward to a favourable response

CONTENT


Theory

World view, counseling skills, counseling tools, ethical considerations, listening,
reflecting, paraphrasing, Egan Model of counseling, different types of counseling,
telephone counseling, attitude, and body language

Practical skills

Rape, definition and reporting procedure
Domestic violence, domestic violence bill, reporting procedure
Child abuse/incest, definition reporting procedure
Depression, anxiety and mood disorders and suicide
Trauma and crisis management

Personal development

Collage, forgiveness journey, relationships

Methodology

Individual, couples, group case work
Role play
Video overhead
Homework

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