This 4 hour training will delve into the complex relationship between HIV and domestic violence, including how DV
perpetuates higher incidence of HIV, and conversely how HIV status uniquely impacts domestic violence. Being HIV+ presents unique challenges with regards to healthcare, isolation, stigmatization, employment and sexuality, which will be discussed in detail during this training. Participants will also be able to describe the basics of HIV disease and transmission, as well as general info about sexual health and STIs. The training will provide participants with resources for HIV-specific services in the state of Arizona; as well as provide participants with tips to provide culturally-sensitive care to HIV+ individuals.