This presentation will educate nonclinical workers on the risk of HIV/AIDS/HepB & Hep C with substance users. Harm reduction and protective factors will be discussed. Participants will learn about new methods of treatments, area resources, and how to engage in a conversation with clients around knowing their status.
Learn about HIV/AIDs, Hep C & BRisk Factors & Protective Factors
Understand and articulate the importance of everyone knowing their baseline status
Increase knowledge of symptoms and treatments for HIV/AIDS, Hep B & Hep C
Gain and understanding of Harm Reduction and practice engaging in a conversation around it
Your role as a recovery coach or recovery support specialist