Here is the programme of free training from LASS to run from June 2013 to September 2013. All sessions include group discussions and some include guest speakers. To enrole, please contact us on 0116 2559995 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
HIV AND BELIEF
Thursday 20th June: 10.30 am – 1.30 pm
The need for more sessions to discuss HIV and Belief was identified at a workshop in February 2013. This session will further explore the issues linking HIV & Belief, considering perceptions and experiences of stigma. The session will look at ways of empowering ourselves to break down HIV & HIV related stigma in the context of different beliefs and faith influences.
Monday 1st July 1.30 – 4.30
Elementary information about HIV, transmission, risks, testing and statistics. This will be of interest to anyone who currently has limited knowledge about HIV.
HIV & Relationships
Tuesday 23rd July, Tuesday 13th August, Tuesday 3rd September 2 – 4pm
There will be several sessions on the theme of HIV & relationships with the objectives of exploring different topics including:
- Disclosure – talking about HIV Status with different people in your life
- Sexual Health Q & A
- Sero-discordant relationships
- Getting tested as a couple
- Family relationships and knowledge
You can come along to one, two or all of them – what ever works for you.
HIV & the Law
Thursday 8th August 10am – 1pm
A session to discuss the current situation about HIV & The Law – with information from the recent Keeping Confidence workshop organised by Sigma Research and Birkbeck College.
Please note that sessions will start promptly and late comers may not be admitted to the session.