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HIV Prevention and Adherence Counseling with People Living with HIV/AIDS -- A Tool for Counselors in HIV Care and Treatment Settings

HIV Prevention and Adherence Counseling with People Living with HIV/AIDS

Publisher: United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention; Global AIDS Program

Publish Date: October 2008

Duration: 2 days

Languages: English

Intended Audience: Lay persons, PLWHA, counselors, and peer educators

Description:

This training teaches persons with no medical or professional training to work as counselors in HIV care and treatment settings to reinforce HIV prevention messages, assist HIV-infected patients in changing high-risk transmission behaviors, and conduct adherence counseling. It also teaches counselors to educate patients about HIV-related topics and to provide HIV counseling and testing where permitted.

This training is divided into three parts:

  • Part I: HIV prevention, care, and treatment, and conducting health education for patients on these topics
  • Part II: Individual counseling with HIV-infected patients on HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment
  • Part III: HIV counseling and testing
Files:
  Trainers ManualParticipants' ManualSlides
Front Matter142 KB PDF69 KB PDF 
Module 1: Introductions, Overview, and Rationale178 KB PDF106 KB PDF113 KB PPT
Module 2: Basic Information about HIV/AIDS786 KB PDF481 KB PDF3 MB PPT
Module 3: How to Conduct Group Education112 KB PDF42 KB PDF42 KB PPT
Module 4: Helping Patients Prevent the Spread of HIV through Sexual Contact169 KB PDF81 KB PDF479 KB PPT
Module 5: Preventing the Spread of HIV from Mothers to Infants128 KB PDF73 KB PDF289 KB PPT
Module 6: Helping Patients Adhere to Their Medications322 KB PDF171 KB PDF2.2 MB PPT
Module 7: Helping Patients Protect Their Health and Live Healthier Lives249 KB PDF171 KB PDF1.2 MB PPT
Module 8: Basic Counseling Skills172 KB PDF69 KB PDF57 KB PPT
Module 9: Conducting the Individual Counseling Session216 KB PDF62 KB PDF59 KB PPT
Module 10: Prevention Counseling for HIV-Infected Individuals -- Disclosure118 KB PDF50 KB PDF47 KB PPT
Module 11: Prevention Counseling for HIV-Infected Individuals -- Partner Testing71 KB PDF34 KB PDF59 KB PPT
Module 12: Prevention Counseling for HIV-Infected Individuals -- Condom Use107 KB PDF45 KB PDF25 KB PPT
Module 13: Counseling on Reducing Alcohol Use116 KB PDF56 KB PDF27 KB PPT
Module 14: Adherence Counseling for HIV-Infected Individuals229 KB PDF131 KB PDF318 KB PPT
Module 15: Counseling Strategies for Behavior Change100 KB PDF81 KB PDF43 KB PPT
Individual Counseling Guide  334 KB PDF 
Group Education Flip Charts
Living Well with HIV/AIDS3.8 MB PDF   
Protecting Your Children from HIV2.1 MB PDF   
Protecting Your Spouse or Partner from HIV3.7 MB PDF   
Treatment of HIV/AIDS3.9 MB PDF   
What You Need to Know about HIV and AIDS4.5 MB PDF