Counselling and Communication

Course Objectives—Participants will be able to:

Course Outline:  4 hours breaks not included

Description of Active listening, Non-verbal cues and the importance of confidentiality
Counsellor Qualities
-     Core Conditions
-     More Counsellor Qualities
Attending the mother
-     Posture
-     Appropriate body motion
-     Eye contact
-     Door Openers
-     Minimal Encourages
-     Questions (closed/open)
-     Silences

Role Acquisition

Post Partum Mood Disorders


5.        Discussion period.  (10 min)
-     Open discussion about communication techniques and counselling
-      Answer any relevant questions


                                                                                                      Total – 4 hours