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ERIC Number: EJ586894
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0741-2282
A Peer-Led AIDS Prevention Program for Students in an Alternative School.
O'Hara, Peggy; Messick, Barbara J.; Parris, Don; Fichtner, Ronald R.
Peer Facilitator Quarterly, v16 n1 p12-20 Fall 1998
Describes a peer-led sexually transmitted disease (STD)/human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) intervention for students in a dropout prevention program. Trained peer counselors/educators led schoolwide activities and classroom sessions. Teachers and students rated peer counselors' effectiveness. Pre- and postintervention surveys indicated an increase in students' STD/HIV awareness and discussion and an increase in condom use. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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