This section contains the program outline, activities, and materials necessary to train non-clinician staff to provide contraceptive counseling to all women, including teens. Medical assistants, health educators, and nurses may benefit from this training course.
Training video of two CHOICE counseling sessions which describes and demonstrates the essential components of contraceptive counseling
CHOICE contraceptive counseling provides accurate, unbiased information about all methods in order of effectiveness, from most to least. This short video provides the perspective from CHOICE participants, which helps trainees understand the CHOICE patient philosophy.
Details the effectiveness, mechanism of action, contraindications, advantages and disadvantages of reversible contraceptive methods
Review of the counseling techniques that are essential to create an optimal counseling session
Instructions and sample forms used and referenced throughout the training outline