Table 1

Characteristics of interview participants (N = 32)

Characteristic

Number


Sex

Male

8

Female

24

Professional background

Nurse/counsellor

16

Full time counsellor

4

Community relay agent/counsellor

5

Social worker/counsellor

5

Legal professionals

2

Counsellor training*

<1 week initial training + refresher courses

15

1-2 weeks initial training + refresher courses

10

1-2 months initial training + refresher courses

4

>2 months initial training + refresher courses

1

Working experience*

0-2 years

4

2 - 5years

16

>5 - 10 years

10


*Excluding two legal professionals

Njozing et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2011 11:6   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-11-6

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