Quantcast

Subscribe to:
POZ magazine
Newsletters
Join POZ: Facebook MySpace Twitter Pinterest
Tumblr Google+ Flickr Instagram
POZ Personals
Sign In / Join
Username:
Password:
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
November 24, 2014, 10:14:12 AM

Login with username, password and session length


Members
Stats
  • Total Posts: 647101
  • Total Topics: 49297
  • Online Today: 192
  • Online Ever: 585
  • (January 07, 2014, 02:31:47 PM)
Users Online

Welcome


Welcome to the POZ/AIDSmeds Community Forums, a round-the-clock discussion area for people with HIV/AIDS, their friends/family/caregivers, and others concerned about HIV/AIDS.  Click on the links below to browse our various forums; scroll down for a glance at the most recent posts; or join in the conversation yourself by registering on the left side of this page.

Privacy Warning:  Please realize that these forums are open to all, and are fully searchable via Google and other search engines. If you are HIV positive and disclose this in our forums, then it is almost the same thing as telling the whole world (or at least the World Wide Web). If this concerns you, then do not use a username or avatar that are self-identifying in any way. We do not allow the deletion of anything you post in these forums, so think before you post.

  • The information shared in these forums, by moderators and members, is designed to complement, not replace, the relationship between an individual and his/her own physician.

  • All members of these forums are, by default, not considered to be licensed medical providers. If otherwise, users must clearly define themselves as such.

  • Forums members must behave at all times with respect and honesty. Posting guidelines, including time-out and banning policies, have been established by the moderators of these forums. Click here for “Am I Infected?” posting guidelines. Click here for posting guidelines pertaining to all other POZ/AIDSmeds community forums.

  • We ask all forums members to provide references for health/medical/scientific information they provide, when it is not a personal experience being discussed. Please provide hyperlinks with full URLs or full citations of published works not available via the Internet. Additionally, all forums members must post information which are true and correct to their knowledge.

  • Product advertisement—including links; banners; editorial content; and clinical trial, study or survey participation—is strictly prohibited by forums members unless permission has been secured from POZ.

To change forums navigation language settings, click here (members only), Register now

Para cambiar sus preferencias de los foros en español, haz clic aquí (sólo miembros), Regístrate ahora

Finished Reading This? You can collapse this or any other box on this page by clicking the symbol in each box.

Author Topic: Today I learned...  (Read 1057 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline penguin

  • Member
  • Posts: 747
  • The Penguin Whisperer
Today I learned...
« on: September 19, 2006, 06:51:40 PM »
…all about text-based counselling, via email & IMS -  how to set up new services, & also best practise etc for existing ones.

Very good course, by the people at the telephone helplines association. Met some very nice people, including the random attendee from marks and spencers welfare department. Trainer was brill, gold star, & he even managed to finish on time, unheard of where health & social care folks are concerned.

Complaints: vege sandwiches were dire, n room temp was arctic or tropical glasshouse, no in-between…but that aside, two thumbs up.

I even got a certificate  :)

K

Offline Ann

  • Administrator
  • Member
  • Posts: 28,140
  • It just is, OK?
    • Num is sum qui mentiar tibi?
Re: Today I learned...
« Reply #1 on: September 20, 2006, 06:33:06 AM »
Hi Kate,

Great stuff!

Veg sandwiches? You mean those horrid white bread with curling edges and a piece of dried up rock hard bright orange cheese affairs? Yuck. Then there's always the stinky soggy egg extravaganzas. Mmmmm.... Oh well, at least they made some sort of effort. I've been to training days where they didn't even have dire veg sandwiches.... just chicken legs and ham sand.

At least you finished on time and had a certificate to show for it. :)

Hugs,
Ann
Condoms are a girl's best friend

Condom and Lube Info  



"...health will finally be seen not as a blessing to be wished for, but as a human right to be fought for." Kofi Annan

Nymphomaniac: a woman as obsessed with sex as an average man. Mignon McLaughlin

HIV is certainly character-building. It's made me see all of the shallow things we cling to, like ego and vanity. Of course, I'd rather have a few more T-cells and a little less character. Randy Shilts

 


Terms of Membership for these forums
 

© 2014 Smart + Strong. All Rights Reserved.   terms of use and your privacy
Smart + Strong® is a registered trademark of CDM Publishing, LLC.