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CDC Error and Confusion

...variance. In fact, my doctor stated my bloodwork was perfect at the time of my test in January 2006. In fact, I am starting HIV Counselor training and how can I, in good conscience, tell someone a "definitve" answer, if the CDC is contradicting...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Chances are you'll learn a great deal about this topic in your upcoming HIV counselor training. It can indeed be confusing, and guidelines are changing as our testing techniques and methods improve. At this point, without Read more »

Counselor training

How/Where can a masters level mental health counselor get training to work with individuals... Read more »

Deep Dish Denial

My boyfriend of three months is in denial of his confirmed HIV status. He actually believes there's... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Partner Violence Tied to HIV for African Women

...more likely than HIV-negative women to report abuse from their current partner. Maman's team suggested that HIV counselors be trained in how to ask questions about partner violence and be able to refer abused women to social services. And, they... 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

...counselors greatly contribute to HIV/AIDS treatment. The ministry plans to request 90 million yen, or about $776,000, for labor and training expenses for the fiscal year 2008 budget, which begins April 1, according to officials. About 380 local... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

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

...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. However, contemporary sengas... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Enhancing Voluntary Counseling and Testing in South Africa Could Improve Health of HIV-Positive People, Advocates Say Health department spokesperson Daphney Lebethe said that the department's database shows about 12,000 counselors have been trained to help HIV-positive people and that the department offers refresher courses for practicing counselors.... Read more »
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Oral sex risks?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I hear that oral sex has a pretty low risk. But does that mean oral sex without ejaculation or oral sex in general? Read more »

HIV Counselor/Tester

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...HIV Counselor and Tester Provides pre and post test HIV counseling and testing, education and outreach services to on and off site treatment Read more »

HIV Counselor and Tester Roxbury

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...HIV Counselor and Tester Provides pre and post test HIV counseling and testing, education and outreach services to on and off site treatment Read more »

What is HIV?

Posted by Anonymous What do I do if I test HIV-positive? Do not panic. Most health practices, clinics, and centers have on staff highly trained counselors able to counsel individuals who seek HIV testing, regardless of diagnosis. Take advantage of... Read more »