TITLE

SECTION II: PRACTICE SETTINGS: PART B: SERVICES IN MENTAL HEALTH SETTINGS: Clinical Issues in Groups for HIV-Infected Individuals

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Margaret; Curell, Amy; Aronstein, David M.; Thompson, Bruce J.
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
HIV & Social Work: A Practitioner's Guide;1998, p203
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
The chapter outlines general clinical issues that arise in support groups for people facing HIV, including persons who are asymptomatic and persons with a full diagnosis of AIDS. Some clinical issues emerging at each stage of group development are cited. Concerns specific to gay men and to women with HIV/AIDS, as well as persons dealing with alcohol and drug use concurrent with illness are addressed. Issues affecting the social worker are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
21723758

 

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