Positive Connections: Leading Information and Support Groups for Adolescents Living with HIV

This guide provides a framework for adults who lead post-test information and support groups for adolescents who are living with HIV. The guide is designed for people who have been trained in or have experience in HIV counseling and testing, who work in a counseling capacity with ALHIV, who provide other psychosocial support services to ALHIV or who have been trained to work with adolescents in the context of reproductive and sexual health. These audiences include the following:

● Health care providers, such as nurses, doctors and 

community health workers

● Counseling professionals, including psychiatrists, 

psychologists, therapists and social workers

● Teachers

● PLHIV

● Parents and caregivers

● Faith-based leaders

Length: 
198
Year: 
2013
Organization: 
FHI 360, USAID, IYWG, WHO
Languages: 
English