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HIV/AIDS counseling/counseling referrals?

What is the 800 National Hotline for HIV/AIDS counseling/counseling referrals for straight as well as gay individuals? The one listed in my Internet search was for the CDC, and they do not provide this counseling inforamtion. Thanks....
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
The CDC National AIDS Hotline (1-800-342-AIDS) does not provide counseling, but it does provide information on where to go for HIV testing and counseling. The counseling is designed to explain the test process and meaning of the test results. In... Read more »

hiv counselling

My boyfriends nephew, who stays with him is hiv positive and has been on medication for a month.... Read more »

when counseling is not an option!!

i took all the information i gathered from here and other hiv/aids places decided that although my... Read more »
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Johns Hopkins AIDS Service

Peer Counseling for HIV-Infected Women

Peer counseling is a strategy for support and behavioral change that has been used for over 20 years in a variety of settings: students with academic difficulties or from low socioeconomic backgrounds; drug and alcohol abuse; prevention of teen... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Counseling and Testing: Facts, Issues, and Answers

Contents: New Choices: Medical Care Offers Benefits to People with HIV Infection and AIDS What is HIV, and How Could I Become Infected? What Happens If I Become Infected with HIV? The Best Way to Know Whether You Are Infected: HIV-antibody... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Door-to-Door HIV Testing, Married Couple Counseling Among Prevention Efforts Needed, PEPFAR Conference Participants Say

Although access to antiretroviral drugs has been the primary focus of U.S. efforts to fight global HIV/AIDS, prevention efforts must increase, according to health care workers attending the second annual meeting of President's Emergency Plan for... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

CDC Recommends Routine HIV Testing for U.S. Residents Ages 13 to 64, Dropping Written Consent, Pretest Counseling Requirements

CDC on Thursday released revised recommendations on HIV testing in the U.S. that say HIV tests should become a routine part of medical care for residents ages 13 to 64 and requirements for written consent and pretest counseling be dropped, the ... Read more »
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Need advice-get hubby to counseling

Posted by wifey289, 5 Replies
Hello. My hub is +, I'm - . we found out about 1.5 years ago. he has been going to the doctor for treatment and is not on meds except inh for latent tb. i can tell he is depressed about the diagnosis (understandable) but he is one of these manly men... Read more »

6/27, Austin, TX: PROTOCOL BASED HIV COUNSELING AT AIDS SERVICES OF AUSTIN

Posted by bartleby
PROTOCOL BASED HIV COUNSELING AT AIDS SERVICES OF AUSTIN NHTD 2012

Wed, Jun 27, 2012 , Austin TX

What: National HIV Testing Day Protocol Based HIV Counseling
Where: AIDS Services of Austin, 7215 Cameron Road, Suite A, Austin, TX, 78752
When: Wednesday,... Read more »

HIV testing, counseling, and referal Atlanta, GA

Posted by Anonymous
AIDS Survival Project

HIV testing, counseling, and referal

Description:
Under supervision of the Program Manager of Prevention Counseling the HIV Pre/Post Counselor provides education, risk reduction activities and HIV testing to the community... Read more »

HIV Counseling

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I am trying to find the best way to find a GOOD HIV counselor in my area. I am Philadelphia, Pa.

Any ideas?

Thanks.

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