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Title: Preventing AIDS Among Substance Abusers: A Training Program in Administrative Planning for Substance Abuse Treatment Programs: Trainer's Guide
Corporate Author: National Capitol Systems, Inc
United States of America

Health Education Resource Organization (HERO)
United States of America
Date Published: 1988
Page Count: 338
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 an eight-part workshop that focuses on the administrative planning for providing AIDS prevention services to drug users who are in substance abuse treatment programs.
Abstract: The packet includes a trainer's guide, printed reproductions of overhead transparencies, and a participant's manual. Workshop topics include the challenges and problems that drug treatment programs face with respect to AIDS, management responsibilities for becoming informed about HIV and AIDS, the basic concepts of prevention education, issues related to antibody testing, and ethical issues such as privacy protections and discrimination on the basis of HIV infections. Other topics include the impact of HIV disease on other treatment areas, the elements of strategic planning, and the development of a 6-month work plan for AIDS programming. The trainer's manual presents a content outline, instructional guidelines, lists of time requirements and equipment needs, and background information on each topic. The participant's manual provides outlines, diagrams, background information, and forms on which to complete specific exercises.
Main Term(s): AIDS/HIV prevention
Index Term(s): Counseling training; Drug treatment; Program design; Program planning
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