The Ontario HIV and Substance Use Training Program provides training to substance use, mental health and allied service providers in Ontario in order to increase knowledge of HIV/AIDS and to promote skills development.
OHSUTP is a service of Fife House and is funded by the AIDS Bureau, Ministry of Health and Long-term Care. A provincial Advisory Committee consisting of representatives from substance use and AIDS service organizations provides input into programming issues.
It was obvious that the presenter was passionate about his work and genuinely cared for the clientele. He knew his material and the comments and anecdotes were extremely helpful in understanding the concepts being presented. Most of all, he was warm and created a relaxed and enjoyable environment in which to learn. (he was able to hold my attention despite the fact that I was leaving on a European vacation the next day ;)
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