ERIC Number: EJ484746
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
AIDS in African American and Hispanic Adolescents: A Multisystemic Approach.
Atwood, Joan D.
American Journal of Family Therapy, v21 n4 p333-51 Win 1993
Proposes multisystemic educational prevention approach to Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) for adolescents. Model described uses intrapersonal, interpersonal, and social processes incorporating school-family-community system. Examples focus on AIDS in African American and Hispanic adolescents, emphasizing sociocultural factors relevant to these populations. Stresses role of family therapist as person who develops, implements, and evaluates AIDS prevention programs. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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