A comprehensive guide to creating, implementing, and evaluating
culturally competent HIV prevention programs.
Recent literature on effective HIV/AIDS prevention programs
underscores the importance of cultural sensitivity and cultural
competence in the delivery of services and care. Successful
prevention interventions must be tailored for their target
populations. Yet many HIV/AIDS prevention professionals struggle to
meet the specific needs of their communities.
"Tools for Building Culturally Competent HIV Prevention
Programs" contains a variety of well-informed, evidence-based
approaches to HIV prevention programs. It offers all the tools
practitioners need to launch an effective prevention program: from
identifying program goals and objectives, to developing program
models, to recruiting and retaining staff, and finally to
conducting evaluations and reporting results. All material is
filtered through a cultural perspective and methods are tailored to
specific racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic groups.
Additional resources are included to assist in the preparation
and development of your prevention program, such as:
Federal standards and guidelines for culturally competent health
care and social service provision True-life case studies that show
how other HIV prevention programs succeeded Checklists, worksheets
and templates to create, monitor, and manage your program
The CD includes
Customizable checklists and worksheets that you can use in your
program A demonstration of the Virtual Program Evaluation
Consultant (VPEC) software program, a program evaluation service
offered by Sociometrics Corporation. Purchasers of this book will
get a three-month license to VPEC free
Use the companion volume, "The Complete HIV/AIDS Teaching Kit
(with CD-ROM," in your prevention program to assist you in
providing an overview of the incidence, prevalence, prevention, and
treatment of HIV/AIDS to all your students, patients, or
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