This 4 course series aims to address social work practice with clients impacted by HIV/AIDS. This modular focuses on how HIV/AIDS is transmitted, prevalence of HIV/AIDS, and the psychosocial issues associated with HIV/AIDs. This will provide guidance on assessment, social supports, resources, and social work specific interventions. Please note: 5 hours of this course are presented by Kryss Shane, MS, MSW, LSW, LMSW; and 2 hours of this course are presented by A.U. Bankaitis, PhD, FAAA.
Course created on September 28, 2020
Course Type: Video
CE/CEU Offered: AK/7.0; AL/7.0; AR/7.0; ASWB ACE/7.0; AZ/7.0; CA/7.0; CE Broker/7.0 Home Study, General (FL), Continuing Education (OH), Continuing Education By A Social Worker (SC), Continuing Education By A Non Social Worker (SC), CE Broker #20-716875; CO/7.0; CT/7.0; DC/7.0; DE/7.0; FL/7.0; GA/7.0; HI/7.0; IA/7.0; IACET/0.7; ID/7.0; IL/7.0; IN/7.0; KS/7.0; KY/7.0; LA/7.0; MA/7.0; MD/7.0; ME/7.0; MI/7.0; MN/7.0; MO/7.0; MS/7.0; MT/7.0; NC/7.0; ND/7.0; NE/7.0; NH/7.0; NM/7.0; NV/7.0; NY-Contact Hours/7.0 Self-Study; OH/7.0; OK/7.0; OR/7.0; PA/7.0; RI/7.0; SC/7.0; SD/7.0; TN/7.0; TX/7.0; UT/7.0; VA/7.0; VT/7.0; WA/7.0; WI/7.0; WV/7.0; WY/7.0
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the importance of recognizing the stigma, discrimination, trauma, and PTSD experienced by those with HIV/AIDS and determine appropriate assessment tools to use with clients impacted by HIV/AIDS
- After this course, participants will be able to examine the role of the social worker in working with clients impacted by HIV/AIDS and identifying feasible social supports and community resources.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize social workers’ ethical responsibilities as it relates to duty to warn and disclosure
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the infection rate of HIV, at least two ways that HIV is transmitted, differentiate HIV-infection from AIDS based on accepted disease classification systems, and list at least three standard precautions related to infection control.
|0-60 Minutes||A Social Worker’s Introduction to HIV/AIDS, Presented by Kryss Shane|
|60-180 Minutes||HIV/AIDS Transmission and Infection Control, Presented by A.U. Bankaitis|
|180-300 Minutes||Navigating the Stigma, Discrimination, & Psychosocial Impact of HIV/AIDS, Presented by Kryss Shane|
|300-420 Minutes||Social Work Practice with Clients Impacted by HIV/AIDS: Addressing Trauma, PTSD, Assessment, & Social Support, Presented by Kryss Shane|
MS, MSW LSW, LMSW
Named by The New York Times and many national and international platforms as America's go-to Leading LGBT+ Expert, Kryss Shane, MS, MSW, LSW, LMSW (she/her) has 25+ years of experience guiding the world's top leaders in business, education, and community via individual, small group, and full-staff trainings. She is known for making each organization's specific Diversity and Inclusion needs become more manageable, approachable, and actionable. This includes physical spaces, hiring practices, policies/procedures, and more. Kryss has two Master’s
degrees, two licenses to practice mental healthcare, and she is currently working toward her PhD while shaping the minds of learners as a Lecturer at Columbia University and an Adjunct Professor at Brandman University. She is also the author of "The Educator's Guide to LGBT+ Inclusion," the first book of its kind to guide educators, administrators, and school staff to become able and empowered to make their schools more LGBT++ inclusive.
A.U. Bankaitis, PhD is a clinical audiologist and Vice President of Oaktree Products, Inc of St. Louis, MO, a multi-line distributor of hearing health care products. Dr. Bankaitis earned her doctorate from the University of Cincinnati in 1995 where her funded research investigated the effects of varying degrees of HIV on the auditory system. Her research interests required an in-depth understanding of HIV/AIDS and naturally led to a niche expertise in the area of infection control.
A.U. Bankaitis: Financial disclosures: A.U. Bankaitis, PhD received an honorarium for presenting this course. A.U. Bankaitis, PhD works for a distributor that offers infection control products. Non-financial disclosures: A.U. Bankaitis, PhD has no relevant non-financial disclosures.
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