COUNSELLING FOR CAREGIVERS

This course offers a set of self-instructional learning materials that provides caregivers with the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding to effectively support the healthy development of children and youth in their care. While it is written in the cultural context of Africa, the module can be used by caregivers anywhere in the world.

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Counselling for Caregivers can be downloaded in PDF format at no cost. Below you can download the module in its entirety (4MB) or individual units.
 

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Counselling for Caregivers Module (4MB) 

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UNIT 1: Introduction to Counselling for Caregivers (971kb) 

UNIT 2: Ethical and Cultural Issues in Counselling (452kb) 

UNIT 3: Behavioural Counselling (1.3Mb) 

UNIT 4:Dealing with Child Abuse Issues (503kb) 

UNIT 5:Dealing with Substance abuse (461kb) 

UNIT 6:Counselling those Infected and/or Affected by HIV/AIDS (692kb) 

UNIT 7: Grief Counselling (423kb) 

UNIT 8: Career and Vocational Guidance (438kb) 

UNIT 9: Coping with Stress (467kb)  

 

Course content

Unit 1: Introduction to Counselling for Caregivers
Unit 2: Ethical and Cultural Issues in Counselling
Unit 3: Behavioural Counselling
Unit 4: Dealing with Child Abuse Issues
Unit 5: Dealing with Substance Abuse
Unit 6: Counselling Those Infected and/or Affected by HIV/AIDS
Unit 7: Grief Counselling
Unit 8: Career and Vocational Guidance
Unit 9: Coping with Stress