ERIC Number: ED325776
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Troubled Adolescents and HIV Infection.
Woodruff, John O., Ed.; And Others
This report on adolescents, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), and Human Immune Virus (HIV) infection had its beginning in the Knowledge Development Workshop "Issues in the Prevention and Treatment of AIDS Among Adolescents with Serious Emotional Disturbance," held June 9-10, 1988 in the District of Columbia. These papers are included: (1) "Emotionally Disturbed Adolescents and AIDS: An Introduction" (Jean Garrison Athey); (2) "AIDS Among Adolescent Subgroups: Inferences from Research and Theory on Delinquency and Sexuality" (Peggy C. Giordano and H. Theodore Groat); (3) "Barriers to Successful AIDS Prevention Programs with Runaway Youth" (Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus, Cheryl Koopman, and Jon Bradley); (4) "Issues in AIDS Prevention Among Juvenile Offenders" (Jon Rolf, Joy Nanda, Linda Thompson, Joyce Mamon, Anjani Chandra, Julie Baldwin, and Michael Delahunt); (5) "Prevalence of HIV-Related High-Risk Sexual and Drug-Related Behaviors Among Psychiatrically Hospitalized Adolescents: Preliminary Results" (Ralph J. DiClemente, Lynn Ponton, Diana Hartley, and Susan McKenna); (6) "High-Risk Youth Who Use Health Clinics: A Profile of a Population Accessible for AIDS-Related Interventions" (Arlene Stiffman and Felton Earls); (7) "AIDS and the Sexually Abused Adolescent" (Ann W. Burges and Carol R. Hartman); and (8) "Adolescents with AIDS in Foster Care: A Case Report" (Robert Jones, Bonnie Judkins, and Gary Timbers). A list of the speakers at the Knowledge Development Workshop is included. (ABL)
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Adolescents, At Risk Persons, Delinquency, Drug Abuse, Foster Care, Mental Disorders, Research, Youth Problems
CASSP Technical Assistance Center, Georgetown University Child Development Center, 3800 Reservoir Rd., NW, CG-52 Bles, Pediatrics, Washington, DC 20007.
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Bureau of Maternal and Child Health and Resources Development.; National Inst. of Mental Health (DHHS), Rockville, MD. Child and Adolescent Service System Program.
Authoring Institution: Georgetown Univ. Child Development Center, Washington, DC. CASSP Technical Assistance Center.