Learning Outcomes for Study Session 3

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

3.1  Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold. (SAQ 3.1)

3.2  Discuss the general principles of counselling for family planning and describe the contexts in which counselling can take place. (SAQs 3.1 and 3.2)

3.3  Explain the special nature of family planning counselling. (SAQ 3.3)

3.4  Describe the steps of family planning counselling. (SAQ 3.4)

3.5  Describe the factors influencing family planning counselling outcomes. (SAQ 3.5)

Study Session 3  Counselling for Family Planning

3.1  Concepts of counselling