Long-Term Survivors Gather to Share Stories of Resilience
May 5, 2017
The Reunion Project South Florida for HIV long-term survivors took place January 27-29 at The Pride Center and World AIDS Museum in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Over 100 people attended the main event on Saturday, with a keynote address on strengthening emotional resilience by David Fawcett, PhD, LCSW, and additional breakout sessions on mindfulness techniques, addressing isolation, and the unique healthcare needs of HIV long-term survivors.
Following are just a few of the comments from participants. For more information and to learn more about upcoming events, go to tpan.com/reunion-project. The Reunion Project is made possible by support from Bristol Myers-Squibb and TPAN.
-- Jeff Berry
Thank you for a fabulous conference with other long-term survivors who are thriving with HIV. The World AIDS museum was also incredible. You guys rock.
-- Valerie Wojciechowicz
-- Michael Varga
-- David Fawcett, PhD, LCSW
-- Johnny Waitt
-- Harry C.S. Wingfield
This article was provided by Test Positive Aware Network. It is a part of the publication Positively Aware. Visit TPAN's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.
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