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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This toolkit helps service providers for the aging learn more about mental illness and substance use disorders in older adults, including focus on alcohol and medication use. It provides tools such as a program coordinator's guide, suggested curricula, and handouts.
This work from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality aims to identify and characterize empirical studies of strategies for the comprehensive management of women over 40, including transgender women, who live with HIV/AIDS.
This work aims to identify and characterize empirical studies of strategies for the comprehensive management of women over 40, including transgender women, who live with HIV/AIDS
Original air date: Monday, December 5, 2016, 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM EST
From AETC, this video examines risk assessment for acquiring sexually transmitted infections, including HIV infection among older adults. It discusses the role of PrEP as a prevention measure to avoid acquisition of HIV infection
A step-by-step instruction guide for exercises geared toward older adults focusing on strength, flexibility and balance
An interview with Dr. Tonya Taylor discussing the challenges specific to aging women of color living with HIV.