PLWHA are living longer lives, and we are just beginning to understand the long-term effects of the disease and associated treatments. The HIV and Aging Toolkit contains information, tools, and research to help guide mental health practitioners as they support whole-person care.
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The objective of this study is to conduct an evidence synthesis of the clinical effectiveness of behavioural change interventions to reduce risky sexual behaviour among MSM after a negative HIV infection test, to identify the components within interventions that are most effective in reducing HIV
This booklet provides information on emotional wellbeing and mental health for people living with HIV. There are things you can do to look after your emotional health, and a lot of help available if you do experience problems.
The CDC's Prevention Research Synthesis Project's Compendium of Evidence-Based Interventions and Best Practices for HIV Prevention has constructed an e-training toolkit to support HIV medication adherence for clinical and non-clinical HIV providers who serve persons living with HIV (PLWH).
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Original air date: Thursday, September 8, 2016, 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM EDT
This practice brief from the National Association of Social Workers outlines the myriad of ways in which social workers provide a range of services to persons and communities affected by HIV.
This chart provides information on side effects for drugs commonly prescribed to PLWHA.
This website serves as a comprehensive repository of up-to-date adherence resources. From patient tools to new research findings to updates on related policies, the website provides a wealth of information for the health care community on medication adherence.
This interactive training session explores factors that promote and challenge adherence, from the framework of the HIV Continuum of Care, to help clients link to care, remain in care, reach viral suppression and promote wellness. We are providing the slides and webinar recording from our live event on September 1, 2015.
Presenters: Melissa Sellevaag, LCSW, Evelyn P. Tomaszewski, MSW