$40 – $50

HIV, AIDS and Hepatitis Prevention for Peer Recovery Coaches Feb 2019

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SOS Recovery Community Center: Rochester

63 South Main Street

Rochester, NH 03867

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Friday February 8th Registraion 8am-8:30am Class 8:30-4PM

Participants will be able to definite and identify the differences between HIV and AIDS
Understand and differentiate between myths and facts about transmission of HIV and AIDS
Understand different Testing methods and windows related to HIV infection and AIDS
Understand relationships between HIV, STI’s, People who inject drugs, poverty and marginalized populations.
Understand Prevention strategies for HIV and Hepatitis
Define and understand Hepatitis and each of the 5 types
Learn prevention strategies and treatment options for Hepatitis
Learn about Stigma and Language and the impact on individuals who are infected with HIV and Hepatitis.

This class is pending approval for 6 CEU's with the NH Board of Licensing for Alcohol and other Drug Professionals to meet the CRSW requirements for HIV prevention.

Agenda:
What is HIV and AIDS?
HIV Transmission
Break (15 min)
HIV Windows & Testing
HIV Rates in US and NH
Relationship between STI’s and HIV
Prevention strategies for HIV
Lunch (1 hour)
Early Signs of HIV
Treatment Options, Ryan White and NH Cares
High Risk Populations for HIV
Impact of Drug use, Poverty and HIV
•HIV Prevention Strategies for people who use drugs.
Break (15 min)
What is Hepatitis
Prevention Strategies and Treatment of Hepatitis
Stigma and Language
Closing
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SOS Recovery Community Center: Rochester

63 South Main Street

Rochester, NH 03867

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