101079: Introduction to HIV/AIDS (TIP 37, Ch. 1): Substance Abuse Treatment for Persons With HIV/AIDS

About the Course:

This TIP, Substance Abuse Treatment for Persons With HIV/AIDS, is intended to help a wide range of providers become familiar with the various issues surrounding clients with both substance abuse and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and to foster a better understanding of the roles of other providers. This course covers Chapter 1 only.

Publication Date:

2006

Author

SAMHSA

About the Author:

Substance Abuse Treatment for Persons With HIV/AIDS was published as Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) 37 by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about substance abuse treatment for persons with HIV/AIDS. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify the transmission routes of and the risk factors associated with HIV/AIDS.

  2. Explain the testing options currently available and identify who should be screened for the presence of HIV.

  3. Describe current epidemiological trends regarding the spread of the disease.

Exam Questions

All exam questions for the course are visible on this page for members of CE-credit.com.

Membership is free, and you can sign up today! You'll only pay when you're ready to purchase a course, or if you take advantage of the Unlimited Package.

If you're already a member, please login to see the exam questions for this and all other courses.

Exam-related Actions