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Hiv Counseling Center And Education

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...women are aware that they are infected with HIV and take appropriate treatments to prevent transmission. Perinatal HIV transmission continues to occur mostly among women who lack prenatal care or who are not offered voluntary HIV counseling and testing during pregnancy. Many of the perinatal HIV infections each year can be attributed to the lack of timely HIV testing and treatment of pregnant women. However, the antibody test may not be...
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hiv counseling

how to counsel the pre and after testing hiv patients?
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...HIV testing is best accompanied by counseling to provide education about HIV and how it is transmitted. The testing process in the US is undergoing "streamlining" in order to remove any obstacles Read more »

Sex Education Classes Scarred Me For Life; I am a nervous wreck. (ANOTHER FLUFFERNUTTER CONVINCED THEY HAVE HIV, 2010)

Hi Dr. Frascino,First and foremost, thank you for taking the time to respond to my question(s). As others have already noted, you have a great sense of humor. I thoroughly enjoy reading your responses to the others' questions; they are not only...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."Absofrickenlutely!" You state you can't believe your "near paranoia." What do you mean "near"??? Sweetie, it seems to me those sex education classes not only scared the bejesus out of you, but they also turned you into a certified fluffernutter.... Read more »

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Hello, my question isn't in this category at all... I just had to say I've been reading your responses to various questions and you are so clever! Your responses are calming, and hysterical! To be able to make some sort of humor out of these...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...with HIV HIV/AIDS Support Groups in Georgia (PDF) Home But Not AloneHousing for people with HIV/AIDS North Georgia AIDS AllianceHIV counseling and emergency assistance program Our Common WelfareDrug treatment and HIV counseling in the... Read more »

HIV Education and the lack thereof

Dear Dr. Bob,Recently I met a young man and we became friends. He is in his mid twenties and I'm somewhat older but we started a nice friendship and during the course of getting to know one another I told him that I was HIV Poz, he freaked out. ...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi Rich,The situation you describe is tragically all too common. Is it a result of abstinence-only-until-marriage sex education? (I use the term "sex education" very loosely.) Yes, that certainly contributed. Is it a result of "not permitting sex... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Bill Would Require Prisons to Provide HIV Counseling, Prevention Education, Condoms

... A bill ( HR 178 ) introduced in January by Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) would require prisons to provide HIV counseling and prevention education efforts and to distribute "sexual barrier protection devices" to inmates in federal prisons, the ... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...Marginalization and Sex Work Economic marginalization as a result of institutional discrimination, stigma, and lower levels of education contributes to a severe lack of opportunity for many transgender persons. Studies have found that over... Read more »
The Well Project

Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

Table of Contents The Facts About HIV Starting the Discussion Talking to Children of Different Ages Taking Care of Yourself HIV is a tough subject for parents, guardians, and caregivers to discuss with their children. However it... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Among African Americans

...The socioeconomic issues associated with poverty, including limited access to quality health care, housing, and HIV prevention education, directly and indirectly increase the risk for HIV infection and affect the health of people living with HIV.... Read more »
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up date on my hiv education class

Posted by Brandy, 2 Replies
first I want to thank everyone who gave me in put on my essay I wrote to get into the class.................. GUESS WHAT???????????? Im now ceritfied to educate in schools and recovery centers here in oklahoma........ is that cool or what???? I just... Read more »

HIV Clinical Care Coordinator NYC

Posted by Anonymous
...Assistant: BA/BS. Current New York State licensed Nurse Practitioner- or current New York State Licensed Physician's Assistant, HIV Counseling certification preferred. Minimum of three (3) years experience in a clinical setting and two (2) years... Read more »

Women's Health Educator/Asian/Pacific AIDS center

Posted by Anonymous
Asian & Pacific Islander Wellness Center needs a Women's Health Educator The Women's Health Educator provides outreach, individual counseling, group facilitation, referrals, peer-based HIV prevention services, advocacy and Prevention Case... Read more »

Peer Educator/Case Finder Chicago

Posted by Anonymous
...services to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered community through primary medical care, counseling, social services, education, prevention, outreach and research. With locations in Uptown and Lakeview, HBHC serves more than 30,000... Read more »