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Social Work and HIV

The Canadian Experience

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsWilliam Rowe (Editor), Bill Ryan (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7393365M
ISBN 100195413016
ISBN 109780195413014
OCLC/WorldCa42214553

The social worker can facilitate screening, retention and patient adherence in HIV/AIDS clinical trials. This paper introduces the process and its key vocabulary, and uses three case studies to demonstrate how social workers can assist clients who may wish to . Handbook of HIV and Social Work: Principles, Practices, and Populations by Cynthia Cannon Poindexter Call Number: RAH27 (LC WC) Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons,

As the HIV/AIDS epidemic continues to expand and evolve, beginning and experienced social workers need to help and support people living with HIV, their families, and their friends. In HIV and Social Work: A Practitioner's Guide, experienced social workers share their practice wisdom and knowledge on such topics as psychosocial intervention. Social Work With HIV and AIDS A Case-Based Guide Edited by Diana Rowan. In-depth explorations of frequently overlooked areas including conducting sexual assessments, educating clients on the medical aspects of HIV/AIDS, and engaging African American faith communities for .

  HIV/AIDS health related issues for adults, adolescents and children, including antiretroviral treatment, the management of opportunistic infections, tuberculosis, hepatitis, injecting drug use, sexual and reproductive health, the prevention of. The book is structured in three sections: principles, practices and populations. The first section lays the groundwork necessary to understand all HIV services, advocacy, and prevention. The second focuses on social work practices and how they are used in the HIV field; experienced practitioners and experts were asked to write what they would.


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Social work in HIV and AIDS prevention and care is one of the most complex and demanding fields of practice in the profession today. Social Work with HIV and AIDS: A Case-Based Guide is a first-of-its-kind book written by social workers experienced in working with this diverse group.

The book explains the history of social work during the AIDS 5/5(6). HIV and Social Work is a practical, user-friendly resource for social workers who practice in a variety of settings and fields. You'll find it a rich and useful book if you're moving into HIV/AIDS work and want guidance, or if you're experienced and want to sharpen your skills, or if you just want to be prepared for when you find people with.

Social workers have the skills, opportunity, and commitment to engage clients in HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment utilizing a comprehensive bio-psycho-social approach. This page provides resources to assist social workers work at the individual and systems level to end HIV/AIDS. Joe Vanny Pérez, LMSW, has worked as a social worker at the Center for Special Studies/NY-Presbyterian Hospital for five years, focusing on HIV/AIDS.

He holds a master’s degree in social work from New York University and a B.A. in sociology and art history from Hunter College-City University of New York.

Sanford E. GaylordSocial workers have always been critical to our nation’s response to HIV. In working to connect newly diagnosed people to HIV care and to help people to stay in care, social workers are now helping to make the goals of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) real.

Social workers, like others, also have a role in educating individuals about emerging. ""This book is an excellent, up-to-date guide on HIV. It is an indispensable resource for all those who work with HIV and all its complications.""—Leon Ginsberg, MSW, PhD, Dean Emeritus, University of South Carolina School of Social Work and Editor, Administration in Social Work.

National Conference on Social Work and HIV/AIDS: Learn, share, and grow through one of the most dynamic events offered to professionals impacting HIV/AIDS. Explore the in-hospital evolution of social work with HIV/AIDS patients.

A History of AIDS Social Work in Hospitals: A Daring Response to an Epidemic presents first-hand historical perspectives from frontline hospital social workers who cared for HIV/AIDS patients during the epidemic’s beginning in the early s.

Social Work And Hiv The Canadian Experience Bring home now the book enPDFd social work and hiv the canadian experience to be your sources when going to read.

It can be your new collection to not only display in your racks but also be the one that can help you fining the best sources. As in common, book is the window to get in the world and you. HIV/AIDS social work was changed fundamentally by the introduction of more effective medications to combat the disease, and by the spread of HIV/AIDS beyond the gay community to intravenous drug users and their sexual partners, women, children, adolescents, and people of color.

Handbook of HIV and Social Work reflects the latest research and its impact on policy and practice realities, with topics including: History, Illness, Transmission, and Treatment. Social Work Roles, Tasks, and Challenges in Health Care Settings. HIV-related Community Organizing and Grassroots by: 9.

Continuing Education Credit Hours hours. In the midst of the COVID pandemic, the Professional Association of Social Workers in HIV/AIDS (PASWHA) and Collaborative Solutions, Inc. are pleased to announce that the National Conference on Social Work and HIV/AIDS is going virtual!.

Health and safety are top priorities during this unprecedented time, which includes sharing information. It is an indispensable resource for all those who work with HIV and all its complications."--Leon Ginsberg, MSW, PhD, Dean Emeritus, University of South Carolina School of Social Work and Editor, Administration in Social WorkThe most current knowledge on the HIV pandemic in a thorough, diverse, and accessible volumeThis invaluable book draws on Author: Cynthia Cannon Poindexter.

Non-specialist social workers, who have limited HIV knowledge, may be affected by the stigma that still surrounds HIV and the widely held misconceptions about the condition. This chapter therefore outlines basic information about HIV and highlights issues that people living with HIV face.

Acknowledging your busy schedule, the book is organized so that you may use it on a “knowledge as needed” basis or read it straight through. Written specifically by and for social workers, HIV and Social Work is highly recommended as required reading in social work.

Social workers provide HIV/AIDS prevention and early intervention services in a range of practice settings, including child welfare, schools, criminal justice, substance use treatment, mental health centers, primary care clinics, hospitals, and private practice.

Social workers have the skills, opportunity, and commitment to engage clients in. As a viral infection that compromises the immune system, you’ll find the Social Security Administration’s (SSA’s) listing for HIV in the Immune System Disorders section of the Blue Book.

The Blue Book is a technical manual, written for doctors and others with the expertise to. Social work students will have an opportunity to explore their own beliefs, values and approaches to the issues regarding HIV/AIDS, in addition to the cultural, political, social, legal, ethical, spiritual, and public health issues and the perspectives of people living with HIV infection and AIDS that are needed to inform practice and policy.

In recognition of World AIDS Day December 5, this month’s research review turns to social work’s development of knowledge for practice and policy concerning issues related to persons living with HIV/AIDS. Social workers have been at the forefront of this issue since it first became a major public health crisis in the early s.

HIV/AIDS crosses all fields of practice, including mental health, addictions, community development, and health care. Social work practice in this area continues to evolve, as social workers provide support to persons living with HIV/AIDS and those affected by the disease through direct counselling, treatment intervention, and social justice activities.

Confidentiality/Ethical Issues in Social Work and HIV / Sharon Taylor --Ch. Hemophilia, Blood Transfusion, and Social Work Practice / Jack McDonald --Ch. Euthanasia, Assisted Suicide, and HIV/AIDS: Ethical, Legal, and Counselling Considerations for Social Workers / Carol Neron --Conclusion: Future Perspectives / William Rowe and Bill Ryan.Social Work With HIV and AIDS.

A Case-Based Guide. Edited by Diana Rowan. Publication Date - July ISBN: pages Paperback x inches In Stock. Retail Price to Students: $ Description; Book Information.Support for effective behavioral HIV interventions for sex workers, such as Community PROMISE, a community-level HIV/STD prevention program for a variety of populations, including persons who exchange sex, that uses role-model stories and peer advocates to distribute prevention materials within social networks.