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Working with AIDS

Working with AIDS

a resource guide for mental health professionals

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Published by AIDS Health Project, University of California San Francisco in [San Francisco, CA] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease) -- United States -- Psychological aspects -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Michael Helquist.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    ContributionsHelquist, Michael, 1949-, AIDS Health Project.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 299 p. ;
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22988457M

      With proper care and treatment, many people living with HIV lead normal, healthy lives, including having a job. Most people living with HIV can continue working at their current jobs or look for a new job in their chosen field. Your overall well-being and financial health can be more stable when you are gainfully employed.   Scarlet Ribbons: A Priest With AIDS (). Rosemary Bailey tells the story of her brother; a gay man who contracted HIV from a sexual partner Simon Bailey was the first Anglican priest to continue working for the Church after developing AIDS. The Secret Epidemic: The Story of AIDS and Black America (). Jacob Levenson follows personal.

    Rae Lewis-Thornton served as a contributing editor for WBBM-TV, a CBS owned and operated television station for an ongoing series of first person stories on living with AIDS. She received an Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement Within A Regularly Scheduled News Program: Feature Series Hard News, Living With AIDS, , Rae Lewis-Thornton, Reporter. While AIDS is not the health threat that it once was in North America, it is still a significant public health problem and is a devastating epidemic in Africa and Asia. Questions & Answers about AIDS and HIV provides answers to the most common questions asked by AIDS/HIV patients and their families. Written by a John Hopkins physician specializing in men's health, this must-have resource Reviews: 3.

    This book is aimed at preventing the spread and mitigating the impact of HIV/AIDS in the world of work. It is built on and around two pillars. The first is the protection of workers against Author: International Labor Office.   A Memory Book For individuals with more significant cognitive impairments, creating a memory book is another strategy to aid in the individual’s recovery from their memory impairment. The book can include their name, pictures of them, their family, their friends, pets and experiences meaningful to them.


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Social Work with HIV and AIDS: A Case-Based Guide is a first-of-its-kind book written by social workers experienced in working with this diverse group. The book explains the history of social work during that AIDS epidemic, examines the different populations affected by the disease, and covers the wide range of practice and policy issues involving people living with HIV and AIDS.5/5(6).

Working with Women and AIDS provides a unique and readable combination of up-to-date medical information, a discussion of social issues, personal accounts and practical advice about ways of working with women affected by HIV and AIDS.

Written by people working in the field, the book explores issues such as contraception, pregnancy and prostitution, which are of central concern to those involved in Manufacturer: Routledge.

This study focused on the perceptions of employees towards working with HIV/AIDS infected co-workers at Fedics Food Services in Eastern Cape. The study was done to shade light on the willingness of employees to work with HIV/AIDS colleagues regardless.

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HIV/AIDS affects every walk of life, and has a profound influence on everything we do - in our closest relationships.

This book addresses various issues around HIV/AIDS, what it is, how it is spread, what can be done to avoid becoming HIV positive and how to live positively once someone is infected, all discussed in the context of the workplace.

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I found this book fascinating because, in her book, she addresses part of what I address in my book but she is coming at it from a slightly different perspective. She was a PhD scientist who was working in Africa on the Aids epidemic and now has turned to journalism to describe what her experience has been and what she thinks some of the.

Third, and most important, is the stigma associated with HIV/AIDS. AIDS-related stigma is the result of both fear and discrimination.

Attempts have been made to deny rights to individuals infected with HIV/AIDS, including the right to employment and the right to a free and appropriate education. Social Work with HIV and AIDS: A Case-Based Guide is a first-of-its-kind book written by social workers experienced in working with this diverse group.

The book explains the history of social work during that AIDS epidemic, examines the different populations affected by the disease, and covers the wide range of practice and policy issues involving people living with HIV and AIDS. The book is a valuable resource for mental health professionals working with people infected with HIV and their partners, families, and communities.

It would also be a useful resource for HIV health services in general, and for general practitioners and HIV clinicians, to keep abreast of this important dimension of HIV by: 7.

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Going back to work can add an important and absorbing set of activities that provide a balance to the often-overwhelming considerations that living with HIV/AIDS imposes in a life.

Working can help relegate HIV/AIDS to the status of a medical problem, rather than a lifestyle. Addresses various issues around HIV/AIDS that are discussed in the context of the workplace.

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The ” x ” work surface is a beautiful design, made.Books & E-books Handbook of HIV and Social Work: Principles, Practices, and Populations by Cynthia Cannon Poindexter Call Number: RAH27 (LC WC)Author: Diane Batemarco.Social Work with HIV and AIDS: A Case-Based Guide is a first-of-its-kind book written by social workers experienced in working with this diverse group.

The book explains the history of social work during that AIDS epidemic, examines the different populations affected by the disease, and covers the wide range of practice and policy issues.