Prevention Issues for Mental Health Providers: Module 5 HOPE Resource Package

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). HIV surveillance report. Updated annually.

Current Health Disparities in HIV/AIDS. (2008). AIDS Reader, 18(3), 1-16.

HIV 101

AIDSinfo Resources

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gyneocologists. (2008). Routine HIV screening recommendations for all women, regardless of individual risk factors.

CDC Fact Sheets about HIV/AIDS (PDF, 119KB). By population, testing, treatment, surveillance, prevention, co-infection, risk behaviors, and transmission paths.

Lallemant, M., & Jourdain, G. (2010). Preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV – protecting this generation and the next. NEJM, 363, 1570-1572. (PDF, 115KB).

UCSF Center for AIDS Prevention Studies (CAPS). HIV Prevention Fact Sheets (available in English and Spanish)

Prevention for Positives

HIV Clinical Resource. Prevention with Positives: Integrating HIV prevention into HIV primary care.

Stigma

American with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended.

CDC. (2008). HIV Surveillance Report. Diagnosis of HIV infection and AIDS in the United States and Dependent Areas.

Project RESPECT

Harm Reduction Coalition

Institute for Research, Education, and Training in Addictions

Kidd, R., & Clay, S. (2003). Understanding and challenging HIV stigma: Toolkit for action. Washington, DC: International Center for Women (ICRW). (PDF, 9MB).

This toolkit is a collection of participatory educational exercises to raise awareness and promote action to challenge HIV stigma. Trainers can select from the exercises to plan their own courses for different target groups, including AIDS professionals and community groups.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Stigma and HIV/AIDS: A review of the literature. Stigma defined.

Women

Kaiser Family Foundation (2010). HIV/AIDS Policy. Fact sheet. Women and HIV/AIDS in the United States (PDF, 444KB).

The Lotus Project: A Women's HIV/AIDS Peer Training Project.

Open Society Institute (2008). Strategies for change. Breaking Barriers (PDF, 2.1MB)

The Well Project (2010). Women and HIV.

Women, Children, and HIV: Resources for Prevention and Treatment

Adolescents

AIDSinfo.net Children, Youth, and AIDS. Fact Sheets.

Healthy Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Students Project.

The Body. Young People and AIDS. A variety of resources and articles pertaining to HIV and young people.

MSM

Mpowerment: Manualized intervention

Paul, J.P., Ayala, G., & Choi, K-H. (2010). Internet sex ads for MSM and partner selection criteria; the potency of race/ethnicity online. The Journal of Sex Research.

UCSF. HIV Inste. (2004). MSM, sex, and internet chat rooms: epicenter or epidemic?

American Indians/Alaska Natives

The Office of Minority Health (2008). HIV/AIDS and American Indians/Alaska Natives.

Asian Americans

The Office of Minority Health (2008). HIV/AIDS and Asian Americans.

Hispanic Americans

The Office of Minority Health (2008). HIV/AIDS and Hispanic Americans.

African Americans

CDC (2010). HIV among African Americans (PDF 1.2MB).

CDC (2007). A heightened national response to the HIV/AIDS crisis among African Americans.

The Office on Minority Health (2008). HIV/AIDS and African Americans.

Men

Project Brotherhood: A black men's clinic.

Transgenders

Keller, K. (2009). Transgender health and HIV.

UCSF Center of Excellence for Transgender HIV Prevention.

UCSF HIV InSite (2005). Plenary: Primary HIV are for transgender people. Slide show and audio with extra resources.

Interventions

Effective Interventions for HIV and AIDS. (manualized interventions)

CLEAR

Healthy Relationships

Microbicides

Alliance for Microbicide Development. Resources for the Microbicide Pipeline.

AVAC: Global Advocacy for HIV Prevention. Microbicides updated fact sheets with both introductory information and more in-depth discussion.

AVAC: Global Advocacy for HIV Prevention. HIV prevention research: timeline for expected efficacy trails.

Microbicide Trials Network. Information about studies, resources, and links.