ERIC Number: ED350558
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Women and AIDS: What We Need To Know. A Workshop and Resource Manual on Educating Women about AIDS and Safer Sex (January 1988).
Redman, Julie M.
This document focuses on women and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS). The first part discusses the topic of women and AIDS. A workshop is described and a agenda provided. The role of facilitators is discussed. Materials required for the workshop are listed. The second section presents a curriculum on women and AIDS. An overview of the workshop and an ice breaker are included. Activities and curriculum are presented in these areas: (1) medical aspects of AIDS for women; (2) personalizing AIDS; (3) eroticizing safer sex, including mourning loss of old sexual patterns, affirming the part of safer sex which participants like, and condoms and dental dams; (4) negotiating safer sex, including barriers and breakthroughs to practicing safer sex and role play scenarios; (5) wrapup for small groups; and (6) closing for large groups. Appendices include safer sex guidelines; resources; glossary of AIDS terminology; conceptual framework for eroticizing safer sex workshop; and an evaluation form. (ABL)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc., New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Planned Parenthood of Louisiana, New Orleans.