€105

HIV: an overview for Counsellors

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

HIV Ireland

70 Eccles St Phibsborough Dublin 7 D07 A977 Eccles Street

D07 A977 Phibsborough

Ireland

View Map

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Event description

Description

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


This course is facilitated by Rebecca Seery and Richard Boyle. Rebecca, MIACP, BA (Counselling and Psychotherapy), BSocSc, currently works as a Client Support Worker and Counsellor/Psychotherapist with HIV Ireland. Richard Boyle, IICHP, BA (Mod), has worked as a counsellor/psychotherapist with HIV Ireland for nearly twenty years. Rebecca and Richard aim to share their experiences and learning from working with a wide variety of client presenting issues in a stimulating training environment where group participation is encouraged.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

HIV Ireland

70 Eccles St Phibsborough Dublin 7 D07 A977 Eccles Street

D07 A977 Phibsborough

Ireland

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Save This Event

Event Saved