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Sharing Your Status (HIV Disclosure)


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To Disclose or Not to Disclose? Seven Things to Know About Medical Forms and HIV

Should you disclose HIV information on medical forms? Must you? What if you and your doctor don't agree? Check out this article from the Legal Action Center for guidance.

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If, When, Where and How to Say "I Have HIV"

Through several HIV disclosure stories, including her own, Shari Margolese affirms that people shouldn't reveal their status without careful planning and solid support.

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Talking With Your Children About Your HIV Status or Your Children's Status

"Remember what you already know about your family: how your children learn new information, what your children may already know about HIV, and what feels most supportive to your family," the Well Project advises. "While there may not be an exact best way to disclose, there are some steps you can take to prepare."

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Dealing With Disclosure

Luna Luis Ortiz, who has worked with at-risk and HIV-positive youth for 20 years, discusses how disclosure issues affect his work.


  
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