As a result of this program, participants will have an increased knowledge of drug paraphernalia and HIV related concerns.
This program will combine didactic lectures and illustrative case studies related to HIV prevention, care and case management in order to enable treatment and case management teams to provide the best quality of services to their clients and their region.
Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:
Identify current trends in HIV prevention, care and case management
Describe methods for applying HIV prevention, care and case management concepts through illustrative case studies
Discuss implementation of HIV prevention, care and case management concepts at individual, organizational and regional levels
Identify types of products and materials associated with substance use and how they are utilized, including common slang terms
Describe methods for discussing substance use with clients, including harm reduction counseling and referral to appropriate services
Discuss implementation of practices related to substance use, such as safety concerns for healthcare professionals, narcan use
The intended audience for this program is the program staff at NW Rural AIDS Alliance.
Accreditation information will be available at a later date. Please contact Marilyn Blasingame at email@example.com or at 412-624-1895 with questions or concerns.
A variety of the listed populations will be discussed at this event.
A variety of the listed topics will be discussed at this event.