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Teacher’s Training: Reproductive Health and HIV/AIDS Curriculum July 10 – 14, 2006 Hotel Kimberly, Manila The five

(5) day seminar was sponsored by the Consuelo Foundation and Foundation for Adolescent Development, Inc. (FAD) – is a non-stock, not for profit and non-government organization established in 1988. Their programs and services are designed to help adolescents and young adults become emotionally secure, socially responsible and selfreliant individuals. Participants came from various organizations who are CF-trained Skills for life (SFL) teachers currently conducting SFL classes to target groups and or has direct touch base with the prospective young people trainees either through teaching or regular group sessions. Participants includes to name: • Bicol Center for Community Development, Inc. (BCCD) – Legaspi City, Albay • Community and Family Services International (CFSI) – Cotabato City • Apostolic Vicariate of Jolo Social Action Center – Jolo, Sulu • Don Bosco Agro-Mechanical Technology Center – Legaspi City, Albay • Don Bosco Technical Institute – Victorias – Negros Occidental • Erda Tech Foundation – Pandacan, Manila • Kabalikat sa Hanapbuhay Foundation, Inc. – Calamba, Laguna • Metal Working Industry Association of the Philippines (MIAP) – Cagayan de Oro City • Mother Ignacia National Social Apostolate Center (MINSAC) – Quezon City, Manila • Notre Dame Business Resource Center Foundation, Inc. (NDBRCFI) – General Santos City • Notre Dame University- Community Extension Services – Cotabato City • Philippine National Red Cross – Sulu Chapter – Jolo, Sulu • Tiwi Community College – Tiwi, Albay • Chevron Geothermal Philippine Holdings, Inc. – Tiwi , Albay Topics discussed are the following; with Desensitization Exercises: • Reproductive Health: an overview • Adolescence as a period of transition • Understanding the nature of human sexuality • Significant relationship of adolescents • Pornography • Sexually transmitted Infections (STI) • The threat of HIV/AIDS • Responsible parenthood and Family planning • Counseling the Adolescent

The best training I have attended so far this year! . anonymous. I will be preparing lesson slides with topics includes as above. and then I will conduct a class first to selected CVX employees as my training ground and also for their evaluation or comments. 11. If it is OK. You can visit http://www.teenfad. I rather choose topics that are shorter in duration. lesbian and whoever!  ) PLAN OF ACTIONS: Since our company is not under the CF and the representation is not CF-trained SFL teachers. 21. then I will have a summer Reproductive Health classes with their dependents/adolescents only – a 2 day lecture/activity maybe? Since community is also a target. self-esteem issues. as one of their instructors.ph.• Violence against Women and Children On the last 2 days demonstration was done of how to conduct the lessons and finally the Practicum (presentation and critiquing). Also. Marivic Prospero – Senior Program Specialist and Sonia W. the Chevron Tiwi Asset affairs and the Tiwi Community College should work side by side for the common goal. professional and confidential on-line counseling on teen issues such as boy-girl relationships. STI. I. Gonda – Program Assistant of Consuelo Foundation (CF). I would like to thank Cecilia Villa – Executive Director and Charo Medida – Junior Specialist of FAD. (Very interesting site for the old and young ones…straight. I think I have the freedom to choose my Skills for life teaching method which is not under the 31. It offers free. pregnancy. parent-child concerns. career. one of the programs of FAD is the Email-A-Friend (EMAF) the first on-line counseling program in the country. lessons. and more. gay.