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HIV Voluntary Counseling and Testing: A Reference Guide for Counselors and Trainers

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The aim of this manual is to equip users with the competence and confidence to provide comprehensive, quality, and culturally appropriate services. The reference guide includes discussion of training and skills-building materials, sensitive HIV testing issues, basic counseling concepts, skills and coping mechanisms, standardized strategies to promote behavior change, and quality assurance systems. This guide highlights the interactions among prevention, care, and support activities and emphasizes the link between voluntary counseling and testing and the HIV/AIDS prevention-to-care continuum.

Publisher: FHI 360
Language: English
Format: PDF
Region: Global
Audiences: Counselors, Trainers, Program Managers
Literacy level: Medium
Topic Area: Testing & Counseling
Resource Type: Program Best Practices