Interpersonal modes of sexual health communication and how they promote or inhibit effective sexual health decisions
Learning Areas:Communication and informatics
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related education
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe reports of partner communication around high risk (i.e. multiple and concurrent partners) and prevention behaviors (i.e. STI testing) among heterosexually active emerging adult women. Demonstrate how conversations promote or inhibit effective decision-making and how people then negotiate interpersonally these decisions about their sexual risk.
Keyword(s): STDs/STI, Communication
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Margo Mullinax, Ph.D. M.P.H. is a postdoctoral fellow at the HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at Columbia University and the New York State Psychiatric Institute. She received her Ph.D. in Health Behavior from the School of Public Health at Indiana University and her master of public health from the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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