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HIV / AIDS & Mental Health

Training Institute

An ever-expanding array of training resources including practice briefs, videos, webinars, and curated resource links to help mental health professionals’ better address the needs of consumers impacted and affected by HIV. Descriptions for each unique resource can be found below. Search by topic or profession using the menus below.

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This 47-minute video features an interview with Dr. Marshall Forstein discussing the cognitive disorders that most affect those who are living with HIV and the importance for psychiatric practice:

  • Epidemiology
  • Current Assessment Tools
  • Assessment Techniques
  • Classification of Disorders
  • Treatment

The video also includes a discussion of...


HIV & Health Disparities: Beginning the conversation is an educational video focused on the continuing health disparities among populations with HIV, structural barriers that impede linkage to care and treatment, and the cultural implications of each population’s HIV status. This video sets the stage for case study discussions about populations at highest risk for HIV and was...


“Navigating a Patient’s Tobacco Cessation and HIV Treatment” is an educational video designed to teach mental health care providers about the importance of screening HIV-positive patients for tobacco use and assessing patients for tobacco cessation. The video features a patient who has undergone tobacco cessation and HIV treatment, as well as a psychiatrist specializing in tobacco...

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