Teenagers HIV and Aids: Insights from Youth Living with the Virus

In this book, experts who work with teenagers with HIV/AIDS examine the psychological and social fallout compounding the medical issues faced by adolescents who’ve received the diagnosis. Readers share the challenge with teens as they face the stigma of HIV/AIDS and the tough decisions about who to tell and when to do it. We learn the hard truth about health care, self care, and new treatment options for teens. Contains resources teens and their families can turn to for information and support.

© 2006 Maureen E Lyons, Lawrence J D'Angelo, Editors
Audience: Parent, Professional
Contributors: Lyon, Maureen E., Lawrence J. D'Angelo (Editor), Maureen E. Lyon (Editor), D'Angelo, Lawrence J.
ISBN: 0275988929
Language: Eng