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Counselling in targeted intervention for injecting drug users

Counselling in targeted intervention for injecting drug users

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Published by United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Regional Office for South Asia in New Delhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAtul Ambedkar ... [et al.].
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 53 p.
Number of Pages53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25181049M
LC Control Number2012323188

Increasing the uptake of hepatitis C virus testing among injecting drug users in specialist drug treatment and prison settings by using dried blood spots for diagnostic testing: a cluster randomized controlled trial. J Viral Hepat ;15(4)– doi: /jx. Tait JM, Stephens BP, McIntyre PG et al. Dry blood.   Motivational factors for initiating and maintaining physical activity among adults aged over fifty targeted by a tailored intervention Peels et al. Knowledge of drug-related health problems among injecting drug users: Implications for the transmission of HIV infection Cancer counselling in the United Kingdom. Lesley Fallowfield & Ron. An intervention is a meeting where one group of people intervenes on behalf of someone who is struggling with an addiction, whether it’s due to drugs, alcohol, or even gambling. A well-planned intervention can be broken down into three critical phases: Trust – .


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X | Counselling in Targeted Intervention for Injecting Drug Users – A Resource Guide Facilitator’s Manual: This part deals with how to conduct trainings on each of the sessions and chapters described in the resource book. The manual also contains power-point slides, which can be used by the trainers, if.

2 | Counselling in Targeted Intervention for Injecting Drug Users – A Counsellor’s Handbook phenomena in which the use of a substance or a class of substances takes on a much higher priority for a given individual than other behaviours that once had greater value.

The diagnosis of. Steven J. Reynolds, Thomas C. Quinn, in Manson's Tropical Infectious Diseases (Twenty-third Edition), HIV Prevention among Injecting Drug Users.

HIV prevention for people who inject drugs (commonly referred to as injecting drug users, or IDU) presents a difficult is abundant evidence for the efficacy of a number of in­­terventions for this population, and clear and. Injecting Drug Use (IDU) has emerged as an important route in the HIV transmission dynamics in India.

Though the current number of IDUs in India isthe HIV prevalence among IDUs is very high. The surveillance data for shows declining HIV infections among female sex workers but Counselling in targeted intervention for injecting drug users book Drug Users (IDUs) and Men who haveFile Size: KB.

The efficiency of targeted intervention in limiting the spread of HIV and Hepatitis C Virus among injecting drug users Article in Journal of Theoretical Biology May with 13 Reads. Request PDF | Interventions for Injecting Drug Users | In response to the growing problem of transmission of HIV among intravenous drug users (IDUs) a.

However, early intervention with antiviral drugs and other treatments may improve the prognosis for HIV-positive patients, and we advise referral of injecting users to other agencies for confidential testing. Nutrition; Many drug users have poor levels of self-care together with an unhealthy diet, and spare money is often used to buy Counselling in targeted intervention for injecting drug users book.

Evidence of effectiveness of street-based peer outreach intervention to change behavior among injecting drug users in Manipur, India. XI International Conference on AIDS, Vancouver, Abstract No.

Cited by: 8. 10) Rao R, Mittal A. Opioid overdose prevention and management for injecting drug users: standard operating procedures. United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Regional Office for South Asia, 11) Ambekar A, Rao R, Mukherjee D, Kedia S.

Counselling in Targeted Interventions for Injecting Drug Users – Counselling in targeted intervention for injecting drug users book Training module. United Nations. High-risk injection practices are common among injecting drug users (IDUs), even following intervention efforts.

Moreover, relapse to risk behaviors has been reported among those who initiate risk Counselling in targeted intervention for injecting drug users book. Substance abuse treatment offers the potential to reduce or Cited by: users, and sterile needle and syringe programmes), voluntary confidential HIV counselling and testing, prevention of sexual transmission of HIV among drug users (including.

Debates about which policy initiatives can prevent or reduce the damage that illicit drugs cause to the public good are rarely informed by scientific evidence.

Fortunately, evidence-based interventions are increasingly being identified that are capable of making drugs less available, reducing violence in drug markets, lessening misuse of legal pharmaceuticals, preventing drug use initiation in Cited by:   • Key risk groups covered under the Targeted Intervention programme • Female Sex Workers • Men who have Sex with Men • Transgenders • Injecting Drug Users • Bridge Populations • Long Distance Truckers • High Counselling in targeted intervention for injecting drug users book Migrants TARGETED INTERVENTION Harm reduction is key in the prevention of HIV infection among people who inject drugs (PWIDs) and their sexual partners.

Addressing HIV associated with injecting drug use is one of the key challenges in the health sector response to HIV, especially in the east of the WHO European Region. Atul Ambekar, Ravindra Rao, Swati Kedia, Debashish Mukherjee (), A manual for counsellors in the context of Injecting Drug Use – Targeted Intervention, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Regional Office for South Asia, New Delhi and the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS).

Voluntary HIV counselling and testing: manual for training of trainers part I & II with CDs, Targeted VCT intervention - injecting drug users Targeted VCT intervention - youth and children Trainer’s Manual Contents v vi vii viii ix x xv xxv 1 3 5 13 23 35 45 47 55 67 77 81 97 Sub.

Quality assurance and quality improvement using supportive supervision in a large-scale STI intervention with sex workers, men who have sex with men/transgenders and injecting-drug users in India Vittal Mogasale, 1, 2 Teodora C Wi, 1, 3 Anjana Das, 4 Sumit Kane, 1, 5 Aman Kumar Singh, 1, 6 Bitra George, 4 and Richard Steen 7Cited by: Women who inject drugs face multiple gender-specific health risks and barriers to healthcare access.

These gendered factors may contribute to elevated rates of HIV for this population. Though few countries systematically collect gender-disaggregated data related to injecting drug use, evidence indicates that there are large populations of women who inject drugs and who are in need of improved Cited by: Enormous advances in HIV/AIDS treatment regimens have fundamentally altered the natural history of the disease and sharply reduced HIV-related morbidity and mortality in countries where such treatments are accessible.

The advent of anti-retroviral drugs in the late s began a revolution in the management of HIV, which can be seen as analogous to the use of penicillin for treating bacterial. In addition to contingency management, several specific forms of psychological intervention have been identified in a review by the UK's National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) as having a robust evidence base.

70 Opportunistic brief interventions for drug users with very low or no contact with treatment can increase help Cited by: A needle and syringe programme (NSP), syringe-exchange programme (SEP), or needle exchange program (NEP) is a social service that allows injecting drug users (IDUs) to obtain hypodermic needles and associated paraphernalia at little or no cost.

It is based on the philosophy of harm reduction that attempts to reduce the risk factors for diseases such as HIV/AIDS and hepatitis. Drug consumption facilities, sometimes known as medically supervised injecting facilities or safer consumption facilities, primarily aim to reduce the acute risks of disease transmission through unhygienic injecting, prevent drug-related overdose deaths and connect high-risk drug users with addiction treatment and other health and social services.

Chapter 5: Harm reduction among injecting drug users — evidence of effectiveness Methods Our evaluation of the evidence is based primarily on the ‘review of reviews’, or tertiary level research method (Kelly et al., ).

This is a systematic and explicit method to identify. In Iran, there are an estimatedinjecting drug users (IDUs). Injecting drug use is a relatively new phenomenon for this country, where opium smoking was the predominant form of drug use for hundreds of years.

As in many countries experiencing a rise in injecting drug use, HIV/AIDS in Iran is associated with the injection of drugs, accounting for transmission of more than two-thirds of Cited by: Suggested Citation: "BIBLIOGRAPHY AND REFERENCES." Institute of Medicine.

AIDS and Behavior: An Integrated Approach. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / Bailey, W. Politics, Drug Use and Sex: The HIV Primary Prevention Picture in the United States.

Paper presented: VIIIth International AIDS Conference. drug addiction, principles of treatment, and basic counselling strategies 2. Increase skills in basic counselling strategies for drug addiction treatment 3.

Increase application of basic counselling skills for drug addiction treatment activities Instructions 1. Read the training goals to your audience. Size: 2MB. Personality factors have been implicated in risk for substance use disorders through longitudinal and neurobiologic studies for over four decades.

Only recently, however, have targeted interventions been developed to assist individuals with personality risk factors for substance use disorders manage their risk. This article reviews current practices in personality-targeted interventions Cited by:   Targeted intervention was needed for the three major HRGs – female sex workers (FSW), men having sex with men (MSM) and injection drug users (IDU).

Transgenders (TG), migrant labours and truckers, and children of HIV positive persons were other groups that needed special attention. Skills training for adults at risk of drug misuse Cognitive behavioural intervention (face to face) Drug use Moderate (ESgroup 1) vs.

before intervention - Moderate (ESgroup 1) vs. psychoeducation a No significant difference between intervention and comparator, or before and after the intervention, depending on the study. View Mohd. Rehan’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. Mohd. has 9 jobs listed on their profile.

See the complete profile on LinkedIn and discover Mohd.’s connections and jobs at similar companies. Targeted Interventions were started through NGOs, with a focus on High Risk Groups (HRGs) viz. • commercial sex workers (CSWs), men who have sex with men (MSM), injecting drug users (IDUs), and bridge populations (truckers and migrants).

Practitioners working in drug misuse prevention and specialist drug treatment services Owners and staff at venues attended by people using or at risk of using drugs (such as gyms, pubs, clubs or music events).

Opioid substitution therapy (OST) is a type of harm reduction initiative that offers people who are dependent on opioids (such as heroin) an alternative, prescribed medicine – most typically methadone or buprenorphine – which is swallowed rather than injected.

Inthe World Health Organization (WHO) added both drugs to its Model List of Essential Drugs, and in it released. The Victorian Needle and Syringe Program (NSP) aims to minimise the spread of blood-borne viruses among injecting people who use drugs and onto the wider community.

Sharing a used needle or other injecting equipment is one of the most effective means of transmitting bloodborne viruses. The Victorian Needle and Syringe Program (NSP) is a public. An intervention can motivate someone to seek help for alcohol or drug misuse, compulsive eating, or other addictive behaviors.

Discover when to hold one and how to make it successful. It's challenging to help a loved one struggling with any type of addiction.

Sometimes a direct, heart-to-heart conversation can start the road to recovery. Background. Injection drug users (IDUs) are at risk of a wide range of health problems arising from non-sterile injecting practices, complications of the drug itself or of the lifestyle associated with drug use and dependence.

Furthermore, unrelated health problems, such as diabetes, may be neglected because of drug r, despite their increased health care needs, IDUs do not. This page in the original is blank. Through June a cumulative total of cases of AIDS have been reported in the Netherlands (circa 15 million inhabitants).

Homosexual men are the most important risk group (78%), followed by injecting drug users (9%); 93% of the cumulative AIDS cases are men. Injecting ‘Targeted’ primary health care - a foundation to reduce injecting-related harms documented in ; morphia addiction in social welfare assistance and crisis counselling drug and alcohol assessment, counselling and referral to drug treatment and rehabilitation, and NSP, condoms.

intervention cost-effective (ranging from to depending on methods used) making drug treatment in general an economically viable option in terms of costs and benefits.

Evidence from Scotland suggests that the total social and economic cost of illicit drug use is just under £ billion (around £61, per problem drug user). Injecting drug use is relatively uncommon in Latin America compared to other regions and is mainly found along the US-Mexico border and in Columbia.

For people who inject drugs NSP services are extremely limited, as is data on injecting drug use. Only to needles are distributed per person per year, well below the WHO recommendation of.

World of Irish Nursing & Midwifery Vol 24 No pdf June Journal of the pdf a hidden trauma page 59 Focused interventions for injecting drug users page NEWS & VIEWS 5 Editorial Despite a new government and Minister for Health, the same problems continue to confront the health service, writes Liam 69 Book review Sonja.injecting practices of IDUs in Glasgow.

This summary provides a brief overview of the study download pdf its findings. The full report is available from the Effective Interventions Unit. Aim The aim of the study was to examine the injecting practices of Scottish injecting drug users to a degree of detail not previously achieved in the Size: 78KB.Intervention strategies for drug users are successful when utilized ebook the careful planning of an intervention.

The steps above loosely describe what is known as the Johnson Intervention Model. It is what most people think of when they hear the word intervention.