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- AIDS, HIV, and Mental Health. Ponton, Lynn E. // New England Journal of Medicine;10/20/94, Vol. 331 Issue 16, p1100
The article reviews the book "AIDS, HIV, and Mental Health," by Michael King.
- Book reviews. Vincke, John // Archives of Sexual Behavior;Oct1996, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p538
Reviews the book `AIDS, HIV and Mental Health,' by Michael B. King.
- UK population most distressed in Europe. // Healthcare Counselling & Psychotherapy Journal;Jul2008, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p2
The article focuses on a study according to which, the prevalence of common mental disorders in general practice attendees varies strikingly across Europe. The PREDICT study was conducted by researcher Michael King, and colleagues. Spain and Great Britain had the highest prevalence for all...
- Inverse association of natural mentoring relationship with distress mental health in children orphaned by AIDS. Onuoha, Francis N.; Munakata, Tsunetsugu // BMC Psychiatry;2010, Vol. 10, Special section p1
Background: The magnitude of the AIDS-orphaned children crisis in sub-Saharan Africa has so overstretched the resource of most families that the collapse of fostering in the sub-region seems imminent (UNICEF, 2003), fueling the need for a complementary/alternative care. This paper examines the...
- Staying on the Roller Coaster with Clients: Implications of the New HIV/AIDS Medical Treatments for Counseling. Britton, Paula J. // Journal of Mental Health Counseling;Jan2000, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p85
There have been dramatic improvements in the medical treatment of persons with HIV/A IDS. This article provides an overview of the new medical treatments, highlights some of the salient psychosocial issues that impact both clients and counselors, discusses common counselor responses, and...
- The psychological well-being of children orphaned by AIDS in Cape Town, South Africa. Cluver, Lucie; Gardner, Frances // Annals of General Psychiatry;2006, Vol. 5, p8
Background: An estimated 2 million children are parentally bereaved by AIDS in South Africa. Little is known about mental health outcomes for this group. Methods: This study aimed to investigate mental health outcomes for urban children living in deprived settlements in Cape Town. 30 orphaned...
- An Intervention for Parents With AIDS and Their Adolescent Children. Rotheram-Borus, Mary Jane; Lee, Martha B.; Gwadz, Marya; Draimin, Barbara // American Journal of Public Health;Aug2001, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p1294
Conclusions. Interventions can reduce the long-term impact of parents' HIV status on themselves and their children. (Am J Public Health. 2001;91:1294-1302)
- (AIDS/MENTAL HEALTH) Organization Supports Programs up to $20K. // Community Health Funding Week;12/3/2010, Vol. 10 Issue 24, p15
The article offers information on the grant offered by the Ittleson Foundation to support organizations focusing on AIDS and mental health in the U.S. It states that the foundation focuses on prevention of AIDS and mental health consequences of the disease. In the mental health area the...
- Adolescent Inpatient Behavioral Health Clients: Risk Factors and Methods of Preventing an Increase in HIV Infection Among Youth. Hackerman, Ann E. // Journal of Humanistic Counseling, Education & Development;Spring2002, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p28
There has been a surge in the rates of adolescents who are becoming infected with HIV. This study of 214 "at risk" clients being treated on an inpatient psychiatric hospitalization basis examines why such clients continue to engage in high-risk behaviors. Results and suggestions for a...