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Think Positive: A Curriculum for Peers with HIV/AIDS and
Psychiatric Disability (Marie Hamilton, LCSW, Jessica Jonikas, MA, Lisa Razzano, PhD, Judith Cook, PhD)
This training curriculum was designed to be used by peer facilitators
to conduct support groups for persons who are HIV + and have a psychiatric disability. It contains 20 sessions which address a variety of issues, including: stigma, treatment and medication options, grieving
and loss, substance abuse, relationships and safer sex, entitlements, and disability rights. Sample scripts to assist facilitators in presenting educational material to the group are included. In
addition, each session features group exercises. Resources are provided for each topic discussed.
HIV/AIDS and People with Serious Mental Illness: Strategies for
Providers Working with Mental Health Consumers (L. Razzano, C. Mason, J. Callahan, J. Donnelly, N. Richardson, & M. Murphy)
Item Number: CUR-004 Unit Price: $13.00
This curriculum familiarizes mental health service providers with
issues related to HIV/AIDS among mental health consumers. Topics include prevalence of HIV/AIDS among consumers, substance abuse issues, risk patterns, testing, education, prevention, risk reduction
strategies, and services issues for consumers affected by HIV/AIDS. Resources and case examples are provided.
Living with Psychiatric Disability and HIV/AIDS: Mental Health
Consumers Speak for Themselves (J. Perry, L. Mancuso, L. Razzano, & J. Cook)
Item Number: MAN-008 Unit Price: $19.95
This manual contains the personal stories and experiences of
individuals living with HIV and psychiatric disability. Issues surrounding peer support, relationships, employment, stigma, and access to services are discussed.
Burke, J.K., Cook, J.A., Cohen, M.H., Wilson, T., Anastos, K., Young, M.,
Palacio, H., Richardson, J., Grange, S. (forthcoming). Dissatisfaction with Medical Care in a Cohort of Women with HIV: Dimensions and Predictors.
Item Number: ART-083 Unit Price: $2.75
Cook, J.A., Cohen, M.H., Burke, J.K., Grey, D.D., Anastos, K., Kirstein,
L., Palacio, H., Richardson, J., Wilson, T., & Young, M. (In Press). Effects of Depressive Symptoms and Mental Health Quality of Life on Use of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy Among
HIV-Seropositive Women, Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes.
Item Number: ART-085 Unit Price: $2.75
Cook, J.A., Cohen, M.H., Grey, D.D., Kirstein, L., Burke, J.K., Anastos,
K., Palacio, H., Richardson, J., Wilson, T., & Young, M. (2002). Penetration and Predictors of Use of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy in a Cohort of HIV-Seropositive Women, American Journal of Public Health 92(1), 82-87.
Item Number: ART-078 Unit Price: $2.75
Cook, J.A. & Razzano, L. (1994).
Predicting HIV Risks among Deaf Persons with Mental Illness: A Multivariate Model, Chicago, Illinois: National Research and Training Center on Psychiatric Disability.
Item Number: ART-024 Unit Price: $2.75
Cook, J.A., Razzano, L., Jayaraj, A., et al. (1994).
HIV Risk Assessment for Psychiatric Rehabilitation Clientele: Implications for Community-Based Services, Psychosocial Rehabilitation Journal, 17(4), 105-116.
Item Number: ART-028 Unit Price: $2.75
Dancy, B.L., Despotes, J., Razzano, L.A., & Cook, J.A. (2000).
The Impact of AIDS Continuing Education on Psychiatric and Non-Psychiatric Nurses' Knowledge, The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 31(5), 204-208.
Item Number: ART-069 Unit Price: $2.75
Linsk, N., Mitchell, C.G., Despotes, J., Cook, J.A., Razzano, L.A., Grey,
D.D., & Wolf, M. (2002). Evaluating HIV Mental Health Training: Changes in Practice and Knowledge for Social Workers and Case Managers, Health and Social Work, 27(1), 67-70.
Item Number: ART-089 Unit Price $2.75
Salina, D.D., Razzano, L.A., & Lesondak, L.M. (2000).
Women and Sexual Behavior: Influence of Health Beliefs, Attitudes, and Concern about HIV/AIDS on Condom Usage in College Women, Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community, 19(1), 41-53.
Item Number: ART-073 Unit Price: $2.75