The purpose of this introductory training is to provide HIV clinicians with a detailed overview of substance abuse and HIV among older adults.
1. Define several key terms related to substance abuse and HIV risk among older adults & review the epidemiology of substance use and HIV/AIDS in older adults
2. Discuss the intersection of substance use and HIV/AIDS among older adults
3. Explain the key concepts of at least three effective behavioral interventions for treating substance using older adults