TRAINING: Basic HIV
Friday, May 24, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
McGlinn Conference Center at Alvernia University
460 Bernardine Street, Reading, PA 19607
Trainer: Elizabeth Jackson
This course will outline the connections between substance use disorders and HIV disease. It will provide information about the fundamental principles unique to this dually impacted population. HIV development, transmission, symptoms, and treatment options will be addressed. Risk assessment, risk reduction, and health promotion counseling strategies will be discussed. The course format will include lecture, discussion, and experiential exercises.
For more information about future training opportunities with COCA, please contact the training coordinator by phone at (610) 376-8669, Ext. 101.