How should Advising Mothers be used?
Advising Mothers is a training tool, to be used either
during a case management training course, or as a brief course for health
workers who are already trained in case management.
If used alone, the course from Advising Mothers will last
about one and one-half days. A sample agenda can be found following this
It is preferable to integrate Advising Mothers directly
into clinical management training. On the following pages is a suggested agenda
for incorporating Advising Mothers into the Clinical Training Course for
Health Centres and Small Hospitals (the short course). Some of the
activities may be carried out during periods in the course that would in any
case be set aside for individual work, others can be practised during the
sessions on practical work in a health