Cultural Competency and Intro to HIV/AIDS

The Mississippi AIDS Education Training Center provides comprehensive training for clinicians on HIV/AIDS treatment and practices throughout Mississippi. The Center is comprised of HIV experts from the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Additionally, the team is comprised of experts in cultural competency. This training will provide the opportunity to increase one’s knowledge, skills, and confidence to deliver high-quality care.

Educational Objectives

  • Assess and interpret culturally specific client behaviors and lifestyles
  • Convey respect for cultural and lifestyle diversity in the therapeutic process
  • Adapt therapeutic strategies to client needs
  • Understand and describe the health and behavior problems related to SUD, including transmission and prevention of HIV/AIDS
  • Understand how HIV can effect treatment for SUD
  • Learn and understand community health and allied health resources available to those with HIV/AIDS

Location

MSPHI

829 Wilson Drive, Suite C
Ridgeland, MS 39157

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Date

Jan. 19, 2018

Time

8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location

MSPHI

829 Wilson Drive, Suite C
Ridgeland, MS 39157

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