Designed for the public and the professionals who serve them, our courses and related products utilize recent advances in the social and behavioral sciences in order to improve both public health and quality of life.

Educational and training products are uniquely targeted to:
  • Deaf High School Students and their Teachers
  • Service Providers for the Deaf
  • HIV/AIDS Treatment Staff
  • Behaviorial Health Treatment and Care Coordination Staff
  • Drug Court Staff
  • Police, Fire, Emergency Service Workers
  • Outreach Workers

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES FOR HIV/AIDS POPULATIONS

Products in Development:

A Web-based HIV Prevention Curriculum for Deaf High School Students

  • Meets the cultural, linguistic, & learning needs of deaf high school students.
  • Based on results from an ASL HIV knowledge and risk behavior survey
  • Will enhance knowledge about HIV transmission, develop negotiation skills and decision making strategies for risk reduction.

Grant Number: NIMH Phase I -1R43MH087084, Phase II - 2R44MH087084

HIV Confidentiality Training for New York State Service Providers

Individuals with HIV/AIDS live with stigma and are frequently the victims of discrimination. This course teaches the ways a person or an agency can inadvertently reveal a person's HIV status and the damage that can be caused by it. The course covers NYS requirements to maintain confidentiality of a person's HIV status.

Publications:

A Web-based HIV/STI Prevention Curriculum for Deaf High School Students

Presented at APHA in Chicago -
November 3, 2015

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