May 2017 Newsletter

Upcoming Webinars 

Mental Health Clinical Care – Use of PrEP for Clients at High Risk of HIV

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm EST

More info

Linkages to Care: Promoting Access to Care & Treatment for People Living with HIV/AIDS

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 – 2:00pm – 3:30pm EST

More info

Latest News

Behaviour change interventions in HIV prevention: is there still a place for them?

aidsmap, April 2017

Varied Reports of Adult Transgender Suicidality: Synthesizing and Describing the Peer-Reviewed and Gray Literature

Transgender Health, April 2017

Southern Voices: Speaking Out About HIV in the Deep South

aidsmap, April 2017

HIV And HCV infection among opiate-dependent patients and methadone doses: the PROTEUS study

AIDS Care, April 2017

Correlates of sexual-risk behaviors among young black MSM: implications for clinic-based counseling programs

AIDS Care, April 2017

Harder-to-reach people living with HIV experiencing high prevalence of all-type mental health disorder diagnosis

AIDS Care, April 2017

Exploring Patterns of Awareness and Use of HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Among Young Men Who Have Sex with Men

AIDS and Behavior, April 2017

Awareness and Acceptability of Pre-exposure HIV Prophylaxis Among Men Who have Sex with Men in Baltimore

AIDS and Behavior, April 2017

The Importance of Sexual History Taking for PrEP Comprehension Among Young People of Color

AIDS and Behavior, April 2017

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Provider Tools and Resources

Hepvu.orgHepVu.org is a new interactive website that visualizes the first standardized state-level estimates of people with past or current Hepatitis C infection across the United StatesDecisions in Recovery: Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder As a part of its comprehensive strategy to address the opioid use crisis and overdose epidemic in the United States, SAMHSA launched a new interactive tool for consumers. Decisions in Recovery: Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder supports people with opioid use disorder in making informed decisions about their care and treatment choices.

SAMHSA Spotlight: Building Resilient and Trauma-Informed Communities

The SAMHSA Spotlight Series highlights different approaches to building trauma-informed, resilient communities, explores strategies for developing trauma-informed communities and discusses the consequences of trauma and adversity for clients.

New Archived Webinar

LGBTQ Youth and Homelessness: Opportunities for Risk Reduction and HIV Prevention

HIV & Aging Toolkit

The HIV and Aging Toolkit is available to help clinicians understand a variety of issues facing older patients living with HIV, including medication management, side effects, and ailments that can accompany aging with HIV.

Rural HIV/AIDS Prevention and Treatment Toolkit

Check out this new toolkit on HIV prevention and care for people living in rural areas is available from the HRSA-supported Rural Health Information Hub.

Personalized Cognitive Counseling: An adaptation for working with trans women 

A guide to the adaptation of the Personalized Cognitive Counseling intervention for trans women who have sex with men.

New Medication Adherence e-Learning Training Toolkit for Providers

The Every Dose Every Day e-Learning Training Toolkit features four evidence-based strategies that can be delivered by a variety of HIV providers, including medical providers, mental health providers, HIV case managers, health educators and/or peers.

The HIV / AIDS & Mental Health Training Resource Center website is developed under a task order from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), reference #283-12-2401, for training and technical assistance purposes only. The content, views, and opinions expressed on this site do not necessarily reflect those of HHS, SAMHSA or CMHS.

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