Handbook of HIV and social work : principles, practices, and populations / edited by Cynthia Cannon Poindexter.

"This text is the most current knowledge on the HIV pandemic in a thorough, diverse, and accessible volume." "This invaluable book draws on a distinguished roster of HIV advocates, educators, case managers, counselors, and administrators, assembling the most current knowledge into thi...

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Other Authors: Poindexter, Cynthia Cannon, 1954-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, ©2010.
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Summary:"This text is the most current knowledge on the HIV pandemic in a thorough, diverse, and accessible volume." "This invaluable book draws on a distinguished roster of HIV advocates, educators, case managers, counselors, and administrators, assembling the most current knowledge into this volume. Handbook of HIV and Social Work reflects the latest research and its impact on policy and practice realities, with topics including: History, Illness, Transmission, and Treatment; Social Work Roles, Tasks, and Challenges in Health Care Settings; HIV-related Community Organizing and Grassroots Advocacy; The Impact of HIV on Children and Adolescents; and HIV-affected Caregivers."--Jacket.
Physical Description:xxiv, 354 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN:9780470260937
0470260939