Building program acceptability: Perceptions of gay and bisexual men on peer or prevention case manager relationships in secondary hiv prevention counseling

Jeffrey R. Driskell, Conall O'Cleirigh, Charles Covahey, Jessica Ripton, Kenneth Mayer, D'Hana Perry, Elizabeth Salomon, Steven Safren

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There is growing interest in integrating HIV prevention counseling for HIV-infected gay and bisexual men into HIV primary care. HIV- infected peers and professionally trained prevention case managers (PCMs) have been used to provide prevention counseling services. The current qualitative study seeks to examine participant perceptions of the acceptability of HIV-infected peer counselors and of trained prevention case managers from the perspective of 41 HIV-infected gay and bisexual men. Semi-structured interviews.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)269-286
Number of pages18
JournalJournal of Gay and Lesbian Social Services
Issue number3
StatePublished - Aug 6 2010


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gender Studies
  • Sociology and Political Science

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