HIV/AIDS

This course provides comprehensive training for clinicians on HIV/AIDS treatment and practices throughout Mississippi.  Additionally, participants will strengthen their cultural competency as it related to treating those with HIV/AIDS.  This training will provide the opportunity to increase one’s knowledge, skills, and confidence to deliver high-quality care. This training is designed to provide the required continuing education hours required for MAAP and DMH recertification.

Learning Objectives

After completing this course, participants will be able to:

  • 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

Available Continuing Education: 6 hours

  • CHES (Certified Health Education Specialist)
  • CPH- Certified Public Health
  • DMH – Addiction Therapist
  • DMH – Community Support Specialist
  • DMH – Licensed Administrator
  • DMH – Mental Health Therapist
  • MAAP (Mississippi Association of Addiction Professionals)
  • NBCC/LPC (National Board Certified Counselors)
  • NAADAC Social Work

Presenter

LaTresa Robb, BS-RN

Location

MSPHI

Date

Nov. 6, 2019

Time

8:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Presenter

LaTresa Robb, BS-RN

Location

MSPHI