Inside out: HIV Harm Reduction Education for Closed Settings
WPRO Nonserial Publication
WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific
ISBN-13    9789290612216 ISBN-10    9290612215
Order Number    15200106 Format    Paper Back
Price    CHF    15.00 / US$    18.00 Developing countries:    CHF    10.50
English     2007        154   pages
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Compulsory drug treatment and rehabilitation centres provide a significant opportunity to use education and training as a harm reduction approach. This package is written to help staff who work in drug treatment and rehabilitation centres develop and deliver staff training and resident education to reduce HIV transmission. It may also be adapted for use in other closed settings but its primary purpose is for use in centres where all residents have used illicit drugs. It provides educational material for use with resident to help them reduce the risk of the spread of HIV and to deal with the impact of HIV in their lives. It also provides material to reduce the risk to staff working in these centres.