Enhancing self-efficacy using a HIV and substance use prevention program for African American women
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Chronic disease management and prevention
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Protection of the public in relation to communicable diseases including prevention or control
Public health or related education
Describe the impact of strength-based case management and a prevention intervention on sustance use, HIV testing and knowledge, and sexual self-efficacy. Design a prevention program to reduce HIV and substance use risk behaviors for underserved populations in their community.
Keyword(s): HIV Risk Behavior, Prevention
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am currently the manager for a project focusing on HIV prevention for women at high risk. I have also managed a CDC funded project that utilized four strategies to provide first time HIV rapid testing for African American women. For the last 15 years, I have counseled newly diagnosed people in a multiple county area and coordinated care with local health departments.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.