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HIV 101: Pushing the Reset Button

Friday, May 19, 2017, 9:30AM-12:45PM

Check-in and refreshments 9-9:30AM

Presenters

Josh Riley, LPC Director of Community Relations
Randy Pumphrey, D.Min, LPC, Senior Director of Behavioral Health

Fees

Regular fee $90
WSP Current Members $60
WSP Current students $30

Other students please contact the administrative office.

CE/CME credit hours: 3

At the Washington School of Psychiatry, 5028 Wisconsin Ave NW, #400, Washington DC 20016

We have the science to stop the spread of HIV. We need to work to bring people to the science. We persist in using terms and language and leaning on old knowledge that accidentally perpetuate misinformation, stigma, and shame. As providers we need to hit the reset button on our knowledge of and approach to addressing HIV with all our clients. We should approach HIV (like substance abuse and mental health) from a non-stigmatizing, non-judgmental, non-shame-based perspective.

 

Objectives

  1. Define current  basic terminology and concepts related to HIV prevention and treatment.
  2. Explain the impact of stigma and social determinants of health on HIV prevention and treatment.
  3. Describe ways of working with clients from a sex-positive and harm reduction approach.
  4. Outline ethical considerations, in light of more effective treatment and prevention, when working with clients.

 

Schedule

Introduction & Pre-Test       
Review of Learning Objectives
HIV-The Basics                         
Stigma and Social Determinants of Health
Population Based Data    

Break

The Game Changers: TasP, PReP, PEP
The Game Changers and HIV Ethics    
Case Scenarios and Discussion     
Closing and Post Test

Registration

Online registration is closed. We do have some additional space, please call the office to claim one of these. 202-237-2700

Cancellations and Refunds

Refunds will be made for cancellations received at the School office in writing at least 10 days before the seminar date and are subject to a non-refundable administrative fee of $50.

Who should attend?

The workshop is intended for psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, psychiatric nurses, licensed professional counselors, marriage and family therapists, physicians, medical students, and other graduate students.

Accreditation

The Washington School of Psychiatry is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Washington School maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

The School is approved by the Social Work Board of the State of Maryland as a provider of continuing education for social workers in DC, MD, VA and WV.

The School is a National Board for Certified Counselors-Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP #6388, and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The School solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.

The School is accredited by MedChi, The Maryland State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School designates each session for a maximum of AMA PRA Category I Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure of Commercial Support and the Unlabeled use of a commercial product. No member of the planning committee and no member of the faculty for this event have a financial interest or other relationship with any commercial product.