The theory and practice of mentoring and the importance of reflection

This course is to identify the theory of mentoring and to help with its practice

  • Establishing a mentoring programme
  • Characteristics of a good mentor and a good mentee
  • Special issues for mentorship in Low- to Middle-Income Countries
  • Practical issues

The course aims to provide a practical guide to help health care workers understand the basics and start their journey of reflection to become more effective practitioners. The course includes two self-study exercises and covers:

  • The basics of reflection
  • How to do it
  • Getting started