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      HIV: an overview for Counsellors - 9th May 2019 in Dublin

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      May 9, 2019

      Thursday   9:30 AM

      70 Eccles St Phibsborough Dublin 7 D07 A977 Eccles Street
      Dublin, Dublin

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      HIV: an overview for Counsellors - 9th May 2019

      This one-day training aims to introduce key aspects of working with clients who are living with HIV (or AIDS), as well as their friends/partners/families and introduces best practice guidelines for professionals working in this area. This training will be beneficial for professional counsellors, therapists, and other mental health workers.  The content of the training includes: Overview of HIV (transmission, prevention, testing and treatment) Common Presenting Issues Disclosure / Confidentiality Practical Issues Relationships and Sex Emotional/Spiritual Issues Referring Legal Issues Case Studies A Counselling Model Words used to describe this training by previous participants: Excellent; Informative; Applicable; Interactive; Clear. What previous participants said about this education and training: “Much needed and super environment.” “Would be great to see GPs / dentists / teachers etc. doing a course like this to create better understanding nationally.” “Thank you for a very interesting and well delivered presentation.” CPD Credits: A certificate of attendance detailing the number of hours training completed is provided to each participant.  You can apply to your own accrediting associations and organisations for CPD credits, if applicable. About the Facilitators: This course is facilitated by Sue Carter and Richard Boyle.  Sue has been working as a Trainer with HIV Ireland for eleven years and has developed most of the current education and training programmes.  Sue has a Masters in Equality Studies and a Bachelor Degree in Social Science.  Richard Boyle, IICHP, BA (Mod), has worked as a counsellor/psychotherapist with HIV Ireland for over twenty years.  Richard aims to share his experiences and learning from working with a wide variety of client presenting issues in a stimulating training environment where group participation is encouraged.

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