Module about contraception for women with HIV.
Contraception for Women and Couples with HIV, a training module
from FHI and EngenderHealth, is designed to inform providers of family
planning or of HIV treatment and care services about the reproductive
choices and contraceptive options available to their HIV-positive
clients. It summarizes the scientific evidence on contraception for
clients with HIV, provides an overview of antiretroviral therapy, and
discusses counseling approaches to help HIV-positive clients make
informed, voluntary decisions about childbearing and contraception. The
module includes PowerPoint slides, a narrative, audience handouts, and
reprints of key scientific studies and other sources. Developed for use
in southern and eastern Africa with funding from the U.S. Agency for
International Development's USAID's) Regional Economic
Development Services Office for East and Southern Africa, the module is
available at: http://www.fhi.org/en/RH/Training/trainmat/ARVmodule.htm.