Introduction to Culture, Mental Illness, and Common Mental Disorders for TB and HIV Lay Workers

South Africa-HIV ATTC

07/17/2018 - 07/18/2018

Educational Event: This event is for TB/HIV Care lay workers who work with prevention, identification and treatment of HIV and TB in the general population as well as in key populations such as sex workers and people who inject drugs. Attendees will gain knowledge around cultural competencies to better conceptualise the circumstances and care of their patients in order to improve TB and HIV treatment outcomes. Strategies discussed in training include increased detection and intervention of co-occurring mental, alcohol and other drug use disorders.

Registration Fee:
City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality
Western Cape
For more information, contact:
Shaheema Allie
Phone: +27828735328
Registration information is not available at this time.