Development and organization of a training on sexual violence for health care workers at Belgian hospitals
Sexual violence is a public health problem worlwide affecting many people in Belgium as well. With this training for health care workers in Belgian hospitals we aim to contribute to a better identification, treatment and referral of victims of acute and non-acute sexual violence. The training consists of 3 moduels: sexual violence identification, holistic care for victims of acute and non-acute sexual vioelnce in Belgian hospitals and case discussions/supervision. This training focuses on healthcare workers (doctors, midwives, nurses,U+2026) from key departments in hospitals (emergency ward, gynaeco, uro, gastro, pediatrics, geriatrics, psychiatry, social service, liaison) but is open to any fuction/service. Given COVID-19 the modules are being offered as online webinars in Dutch and in French.