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Nathaniel Currie, D.S.W., LCSW

Nathaniel Currie, D.S.W., LCSW

Nathaniel Currie, D.S.W., LCSW, is a clinical social worker and educator with over 14 years of social work experience in mental health and HIV. He and his terrier, Jackson, split their time between Atlanta and Los Angeles. Follow him on Twitter @AskDoctorNate.

Latest by Nathaniel Currie, D.S.W., LCSW

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Reference

The History of HIV/AIDS in the U.S.

The HIV/AIDS pandemic changed the course of human history. This is the story of how dedicated activists changed the course of AIDS.

By Nathaniel Currie, D.S.W., LCSW
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News

Concerned About a Loss in Focus on Black Women in the Epidemic, HIV Activists Launch an Action Plan of Their Own

Angela Davis, Stacey Abrams, and others talk HIV and social justice at the Paradigm Shift summit in Atlanta.

By Nathaniel Currie, D.S.W., LCSW
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Q&A

My Son Is Living With HIV and Won't Take His Medications. How Do I Help Him?

A parent is concerned because their son is living with HIV but won't take his medication. Here, clinical social worker Nathaniel Currie offers his professional advice.

By Nathaniel Currie, D.S.W., LCSW
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Q&A

My Friend Is Living With HIV. How Can I Help Them Stay Healthy?

Q: A friend of mine told me he had HIV. Is there anything I need to do, like when he comes to my home, so that he doesn't get sick?

By Nathaniel Currie, D.S.W., LCSW