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Contraceptive Implant Training for Doctors February 2020

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SHQ contraceptive implant theory workshop covers, Issues to cover during counselling about contraceptive implant use. Benefits, risks and contraindications to use of contraceptive implants . Insertion and removal techniques, including practice insertions and removals with simulation arms.

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IUD Training February 2020

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It is expected that those who undertake insertions of IUDs in practice have excellent skills in:

helping patients to choose contraceptive methods
assessing whether patients are suitable to use IUDs
communication and pelvic examination

If you wish to undertake IUD training, but do not have the requisite skills, it is recommended to  complete training in these prior to undertaking clinical IUD training. Some may wish to do the Doctors Certificate course, or some sections of it.

For those with the necessary skills, the steps to take are outlined below.

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FPAA Certificate in Reproductive and Sexual Health for Doctors – March 2020

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This national certificate course covers the range of the sexual and reproductive health issues that are common in general practice. It is useful for GP Registrars, O&G trainees, and experienced general practitioners who wish to refresh their knowledge in the area. The theory component is run over a week, although participants can choose to attend individual days if they wish to. The clinical component is seven sessions of 3.5 hours each.

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Unplanned Pregnancy Counselling Training April 2020

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Aimed at counsellors, psychologists, doctors, nurses, chaplains, social workers and others with qualifications and/or experience in counselling, this two-day course will provide participants with the fundamental knowledge, skills and attitudes required to provide effective and sensitive unplanned pregnancy counselling. Participants will gain essential knowledge, skills and understanding around areas such as: Issues relating to unplanned […]

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SHQ offers a range of professional services including testing and treatment of STIs, contraception information and supply, unplanned pregnancy, cervical screening, STI drop-in clinics and counselling.