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Standards for psychological support for adults living with HIV

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British Psychological Society, British HIV Association, Medical Foundation for AIDS & Sexual Health (MedFASH)

These standards describe the support that all adults living with HIV should receive from a wide range of practitioners and services to enhance their mental health and wellbeing. They focus on the promotion of mental health and wellbeing, the early detection of psychological difficulties and the...

Tags: Policy makers, Health care professionals, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Western Europe, Care and support, Prevention, Stigma and discrimination
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Hepatitis C among people who use drugs

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Astrid Leicht, Eberhard Schatz

The increasing burden of hepatitis C remains underestimated by many policy makers, professionals and the public. There is, however, considerable evidence and expertise upon which guidance for effectively tackling hepatitis C in Europe can draw.
The key messages included in this report...

Tags: Health care professionals, Policy makers, NGOs, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Care and support, Policy, Prevention
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Acceptability of the Internet-Based Chlamydia Screening Implementation in the Netherlands and Insights Into Nonresponse

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Katie E. Greenland, MSc; Eline L.M. Op de Coul, PhD; Jan E.A.M. van Bergen, MD,MPH,PhD; et al.

The study assessed the acceptability of internet-based Chlamydia screening using home-testing kits among 16- to 29-year-old participants and nonparticipants in the first year of a Chlamydia Screening Implementation program in the Netherlands.

Tags: Health care professionals, Western Europe, Research
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Estimating the likelihood of recent HIV infection - implications for criminal prosecution

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National AIDS Trust (NAT)

This briefing paper considers the validity and meaning of scientific tests to estimate the likelihood of a recent infection in persons already diagnosed as HIV positive – known generically as RITA tests (Recent Infection Testing Algorithm) – in the context of prosecutions for HIV transmission....

Tags: Health care professionals, People living with HIV (PLHIV), NGOs, Western Europe, Laws and regulations, Policy, Testing and counselling
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Les brochures Cartes en main

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GRECOS & Plate Forme Prevention Sida

“Cartes en main” (Holding the cards) is a collection of small brochures brief, informative and attractive. They cover topics chosen by people living with HIV and wish to offer the essential information, support, and hope to those who are suddenly confronted with the same infection. In 8 pages...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Health care professionals, NGOs, Western Europe, Positive prevention, Care and support
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New Release! Element 3: Knowledge, 2011 LGBT Scorecard

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AIDS Accountability International

An analysis of global data on HIV Knowledge for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people.

Tags: NGOs, General public, Women, Western Europe, Global, Central Europe, Gender, Prevention, Sexual education
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Rainbow Europe Map and Index (May 2011)

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ILGA-Europe

Published on 17 May - the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. The Rainbow Europe Map and Index is a tool to see how European countries are doing when it comes to recognising the human rights of LGBT people.

Tags: General public, Policy makers, LGBTI, Central Europe, Western Europe, Advocacy, Human rights, Policy
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Dance4life: Evaluating a global HIV and AIDS prevention program for young people using the Pre-Im framework for process evaluation

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Julia CM van Weert, PhD, Silvia ST Hermanns, MSc, Annemiek J Linn, MSc and Barbara C Schouten, PhD

The aim of this study is to evaluate the implementation of the dance4life school-based HIV/AIDS prevention program, by sending questionnaires to two target groups in Africa and Europe, the local implementing partners and beneficiaries of the dance4life. Results show that dance4life provides a...

Tags: Health care professionals, Policy makers, NGOs, Western Europe, Global, Monitoring and Evaluation, Sexual education, Prevention
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Valentines Day Protection Examination Information Сampaign

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Center for Life and Praksis

Valentine's Day video: HIV Campaign Protection Examination Information Our Life Motto

Tags: General public, Western Europe, Prevention, Media, Care and support
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