Evaluation across time: An overview of the findings relating to an education programme for sexual health promoters

Thelma Begley

Trinity College Dublin

Thelma Begley - Biographical Details Thelma’s clinical and academic background is in the area of children’s and young people’s nursing. She has practised across a number of services. Currently as an Assistant Professor and Head of Children’s Nursing in the School of Nursing in the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin Thelma lectures across a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. She also has a strong track record in programme delivery and development. Thelma has published and presented at national and international level. Her research interests fall within in 2 strands of the School of Nursing and Midwifery Research Themes – Children, Young People and Families’ Health and Wellbeing and Sexual Health and her specific area of interest is in adolescent sexual health and health promotion. She is currently undertaking a PhD in the area of Information sources and information needs of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual (LGB) adolescents.

Abstract

Background Sexual health promotion has traditionally proven challenging for a number of reasons including traditional taboos around the subject area. Developing effective education programmes is therefore considered an... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Thelma Begley (Trinity College Dublin)
  2. Agnes Higgins (School of Nursing & Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin2)
  3. Carmel Downes (School of Nursing & Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin2)
  4. Louise Daly (School of Nursing & Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin2)
  5. Jan De Vries (School of Nursing & Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin2)
  6. Danika Sharek (School of Nursing & Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin2)

Topic Area

Topics: Adult Healthcare

Session

CPH1 » Community and Public Health (10:30 - Wednesday, 9th November, Seminar Room 1.26)

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