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Social Work Interventions For Hiv Cases

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Among African Americans

...District of Columbia. Even though new HIV infections among blacks overall have been roughly stable since the early 1990s, compared with members of other races and ethnicities they continue to account for a higher proportion of cases at all stages of HIV -- from new infections to deaths. Estimated Rates of New HIV Infections, by Race/Ethnicity and Gender, 2006 Source: CDC. Subpopulation Estimates from the HIV Incidence...
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Searching for the BEST health care for Aids

Hello, I'm presenlty living in Las Vegas, while I believe we have the best resources for people living with HIV/Aids and great health care for people living with HIV, I feel our health care for Aids needs improvement. Just recently, I learned that...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...radiologists are reluctant to perform procedures on those patients with HIV infection. There is no reason that this needs to be the case. You should discuss this with your HIV doc and see if there are alternative physicians in your area that can... Read more »

I am HIV -, female. My husband is HIV +, male. we would like to have a baby. (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

Good Day. My husband told me a month ago that he got tested and he is HIV +. I also got tested and i am HIV -. We would still like to have a baby, in regard that i would not be infected, nor our child. Is there a way where this is possible. We are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...support to help manage psychological, social, and economic challenges should they arise. This might include assistance from a social services agency to help her with counseling, housing, food, and childcare needs, both during pregnancy and after... Read more »

I just found out my boyfriend is HIV positive , what do I do? (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

My boyfriend and I have been together about a year and he contracted HIV about two months ago. I love him and I've chosen to stay with him but I am concerned for my own health because I do not have HIV. We have used condoms when we have sex but it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...support to help manage psychological, social, and economic challenges should they arise. This might include assistance from a social services agency to help her with counseling, housing, food, and childcare needs, both during pregnancy and after... Read more »

HIV+ DAD and HIV- MOM desire CHILD

Is it possible for a HIV+ Dad that is undetectable and a HIV- Mom to have a HIV- baby? Please advise.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...support to help manage psychological, social, and economic challenges should they arise. This might include assistance from a social services agency to help her with counseling, housing, food, and childcare needs, both during pregnancy and after... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Intervention for Providers Study: A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Clinician-Delivered HIV Risk-Reduction Intervention for HIV-Positive People

... "Clinician-delivered prevention interventions offer an opportunity to integrate risk-reduction counseling as a routine part of medical care," explain the study authors. A Read more »
Infectious Diseases in Corrections Report

Spotlight: Interventions to Reduce HIV and STD Transmission Risk Behaviors Following Prison Release

...additional scheduled interventions after release. These interventions were client-centered and adopted elements of prevention case management and motivational interviewing. DW: When I think about that kind of case management and a client-driven... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...know and what needs to be done. American Journal of Public Health 98(6):989-94. June 2008. Nemoto, T. and others. Health and social services for male-to-female transgender persons of color in San Francisco. International Journal of... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and the Brain

...can lead to mild cognitive (mental function) problems including difficulty concentrating, confusion, and memory loss. In some cases more severe HIV-associated dementia can occur. HIV-Associated Brain Problems Minor cognitive problems are... Read more »
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ANIMO Case Manager NYC

Posted by Robert1
...community agencies and contribute to the NYHRE linkage agreement file. Other duties as assigned. Experience: Bachelors degree in social work, counseling, health education, psychology or related field or equivalent experience. 1-3 years case... Read more »

Prevention Case Manager miami

Posted by Anonymous
...intervention sessions aimed at reducing high-risk behaviors, as well as prevention case management services, Bachelor's degree in social work/psychology/mental health req; Master's level preferred. HIV prevention experience. Experience in needs... Read more »

Technical Advisor/Program Officer --Brighton, UK

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Vacancies: 6 - 10 February 2006 1) Technical Advisor: Children, The International HIV/AIDS Alliance 2) Program Officers (2), International HIV/AIDS Alliance *********************** 1) Position: Technical Advisor: Read more »

hiv in prison

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...and mental health treatment referrals, enrollment in benefit programs, and referrals for assistance with employment and other social services. Approximately 15% of inmates reported using improvised barrier protection methods during sex, and 38%... Read more »