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Becoming A Hiv Counselor

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HIV counselor and HIV!

Can you contract HIV if the HIV counselor that did the test is HIV+??I heard my counselor is HIV+ and he did the oraquick finger prick with a lancet. Would there be a risk if he pricked himself too at the same time? Or is that not humanly possible...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your fears are completely unwarranted. The only way you could have contracted HIV from that poz counselor would be to have had unsafe sex with him, OK?Thanks for the donation to the Robert James Frascino AIDS Read more »

HIV counselor

I help counsel and find shelters for those who are infected with HIV and have little to no income.... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

VOA News Profiles HIV/AIDS Counselor Who Works in Washington, D.C.

... VOA News on Wednesday profiled Pernell Williams, an HIV/AIDS counselor in Washington, D.C., who provides HIV testing and counseling at the Whitman-Walker Clinic 's Max Robinson Center. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Boston Globe Examines Uganda's Use of Traditional Sex Counselors in Preventing HIV/AIDS

...The Boston Globe on Tuesday examined Uganda's use of traditional sex counselors in preventing the spread of HIV. Young Ugandan women traditionally were trained in sex and relationship matters by their paternal aunt, or senga, before marriage. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Not-for-Profit Group in Detroit Aims to Reach Elderly With HIV Prevention Messages Using Peer Counselors

...Disease Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv .... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Japan to Assign Counselors to Core Hospitals to Provide People Affected by HIV/AIDS With Psychological Support, Officials Say

...Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare plans to assign counselors to certain hospitals nationwide to provide people living with HIV/AIDS and their families with psychological support, ministry officials announced Friday, Kyodo News/ Japan Today ... Read more »
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HIV Counselor/Educator Miami

Posted by Anonymous
...University of Miami HIV/AIDS HIV Counselor/Educator Description: hiv/aids educator; pre/post counselor Maria Mejia Educator and Counselor HIV/AIDS Read more »

Is the HIV counselor a whacko

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...All- 60 days ago I made a really bad descision. I went to a friends house and got drunk and had sex with a female of unknown HIV status. I am in a relationship with a woman and have no other outside sexual contact in 2 years. After the mistake, I... Read more »

Bilingual HIV Counselor/Tester Conn.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hispanic Health Council, Inc. Bilingual HIV Counselor/Tester Description: Provides ongoing risk reduction behavioral change counseling and testing to farm workers and others Read more »

Outreach Worker / HIV Counselor and Tester

Posted by Anonymous
...John XXIII AIDS Ministry Outreach Worker / HIV Counselor and Tester in Salinas, California The AACT Program (African-American Counseling and Testing) Coordinator will Read more »