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Title: Substance Abuse Counseling in the Age of AIDS, Trainer's Guide: Dysfunctional Families and HIV Infection and Counseling on the HIV Antibody Test
Corporate Author: National Capitol Systems, Inc
United States of America

Health Education Resource Organization (HERO)
United States of America
Date Published: 1988
Page Count: 131
Sponsoring Agency: Ctr for AIDS and Substance Abuse Training
Falls Church, VA 22041
Health Education Resource Organization (HERO)
Baltimore, MD 21201
National Capitol Systems, Inc
Falls Church, VA 22041
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Bethesda, MD 20892-9561
Sale Source: Ctr for AIDS and Substance Abuse Training
5205 Leesburg Pike
Suite 400
Falls Church, VA 22041
United States of America
Type: Training (Handbook/Manual)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This set of training materials is designed for use in inservice workshops that focus on training substance abuse treatment staff regarding issues related to substance abuse counseling with dysfunctional families who are coping with HIV infection or illness and with drug users who are considering or who have taken an HIV antibody test.
Abstract: Overviews explain the training structure, facilities and equipment, and the use of the participant's manual and the trainer's guide. The workshop on dysfunctional families uses the work of Stanton and Satir to examine family systems, the ways that dysfunctional families may structure themselves, the identification of dysfunctional communication styles, counseling issues for families with HIV-infected members, and strategies and skills for working with these families. The workshop on antibody testing focuses on the nature of the various tests available, the meaning of test results, the role of the substance abuse treatment counselor, and counseling skills for helping clients with issues related to tests. Outlines, lists of time requirements and materials needed, diagrams, journal article reprints, evaluation forms, and forms for completion of workshop exercises.
Main Term(s): Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS)
Index Term(s): Counseling training; Domestic relations; Drug treatment; Family counseling; HIV antibody test
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