• HIV & Mental Health

    Posted on September 17, 2015 by in Courses

    HIV & Mental Health

    Mental health problems can affect anybody and do affect many people at some point in their lives. However people with HIV are more likely to experience mental health problems than the general population as many of the groups most affected are living with other pressures; and additionally some anti-HIV drugs can cause side-effects that affect the brain. Course content includes:

    • Overview of HIV related mental health disorders
    • Mental health problems as a treatment side-effect
    • Dealing with emotional distress, depression and anxiety

    Duration:              3 hours

     

     

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