Counselling for Caregivers is 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.
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
The whole module including all units above is available to download and you can also view the course materials on the Commonwealth of Learning's website.