By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain how an HIV positive client can learn to live with fear.
-Explain four things an HIV positive client might consider before disclosure.
-Explain the method of sexual gratification with the lowest risk of viral transmission.
-Explain what must be combined with emotional healing to achieve productive results.
-Explain five criteria for discrimination.
-Explain three ways you can help your client begin taking control of his or her life.
-Explain an important part of therapy with HIV positive men.
-Explain three themes common to HIV positive adolescents’ concerns regarding intimate relationships.
-Explain two key questions adolescents with HIV have concerning disclosure.
-Explain three early steps in the traumatizing process of an HIV positive client.
-Explain two key concepts of analytical therapy to keep in mind when treating an HIV positive client.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."