Table 4

Intervention impact on family support, health promotion, maternal confidence and child protection (Questions asked to the mother)
Family support
As a result of the family support activities do you believe: Mothers agree Mothers disagree Don't know
The child is able to identify who can support and care for them in the family (more than in the past) 20 2 2
The family feels it is clear that they are responsible for the care of the child (more than in the past) 21 0 3
I feel more supported and cared for in my role as a parent by my family members 22 0 2
I feel less anxious about the future care of my child or children if something happens to me 22 0 2
Health promotion
Following the intervention have you continued to use the materials Not at all A few times Everyday
In the last week how many times have you or your child used the body map with anybody in your family? 7 11 6
In the last week how many times have you or your child used the health promotion playing cards with anybody in your family? 13 10 1
Thinking about the body map and how it was used in this intervention: Yes No Don't know
Could you use it to teach about other health issues in the future 21 2 1
Could you use it for sex education in the future 21 0 3
Maternal confidence
Given what you have learnt in this intervention, would you feel confident to: Yes No Don't know
Help other HIV positive mothers in your community to talk about disclosure with their children 8 2 14
Help community stakeholders understand how to talk about disclosure with their children 9 0 15
Advocate for yourself and your child’s health rights at the clinic and share what you know about disclosure 9 0 15
Child protection
Before this intervention, had you or anyone in your family ever talked with your child about: Yes No Missing
Risks of bullying from friends 11 13 0
Teacher-child problems 8 16 0
Physical abuse 10 14 0
Sexual abuse 7 17 0
As a result of the intervention did you talk with your child about:
Risks of bullying from friends 19 3 2
Teacher-child problems 19 3 2
Physical abuse 18 4 1
Sexual abuse 14 8 2

Rochat et al.

Rochat et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:147   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-147

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