HIV and Drug Abuse


SKU: LD - 018 Category:


This course discusses the link between HIV, AIDS, and drug abuse, and the ways in which drug abuse interacts with HIV.Objectives:1. Discuss how drug abuse impacts HIV.2. Identify the scope of the HIV epidemic and discuss populations most at risk for contracting HIV.3. Name at least two strategies to prevent and treat HIV in drug-using or drug-abusing populations.4. Describe the Seek, Test, Treat, and Retain approach and discuss its usefulness.Instructional Level: IntermediateInstructor(s): Jennifer Sweeton, Psy.D, MS, MAMaterial Author(s): Department of Health and Human Services, National Institute of Drug AbuseFor additional information about this course, the instructors, or the material authors, please contact Content Assistance at Content :Drug-Abuse-and-HIV