Strategies and interventions to manage brain impairments

Katherine MurrayCare, HIV Endgame Conference, Neurocognitive Disorders

The HIV Endgame conference logo stands beside a drawing of the human brain.

Strategies for cognitive impairment: Non-pharmacological behavioural interventions

Behavioural and other non-pharmacological therapies have a potential role in managing HIV associated cognitive impairment, as Dr. Jose Muñoz-Moreno, of Spain’s Lluita contra la SIDA Foundation, outlined in this presentation.

Psychotherapeutic approaches

Cognitive …

HAND Diagnostic Issues

Katherine MurrayHIV Endgame Conference, Neurocognitive Disorders

The HIV Endgame conference logo stands beside a drawing of the human brain.

HAND diagnostic issues

Dr. Robbins of Columbia University shared his perspective on HIV associated neurocognitive disorder (HAND) diagnostic issues as a clinical psychologist and clinical neuropsychologist, and discussed research on HAND screening tools.

Typically, providers see patients with concerns about …

Exploring the role of Social Work in supporting people affected by HIV Associated Neurocognitive Disorder

Lori LyonsCare, Completed Studies, Neurocognitive Disorders, Research Pages

man speaking with a social worker

Research Team: Andrew Eaton (nominated principal investigator), Jocelyn Watchorn (co-principal investigator), Shelley Craig (co-principal investigator), John McCullagh, David McClure, Chantal Mukandoli, Robert Wallace

What is this research about?

The researchers surveyed older HIV-positive adults (over 50 years of age) in …

Sean B. Rourke

OHTNCare, Community Engagement in Research, Employment, Engagement, Food Security, Housing, Interventions Across the Cascade, Mental Health, Neurocognitive Disorders, OHTN, People Living with HIV, Research Pages, Stigma

Sean Rourke

OHTN Senior Affiliated Scientist

Sean B. Rourke uses population health and community-based research approaches to impact HIV policies and front-line services, and to solve complex health problems in partnership with people living with or at risk for HIV/AIDS. He is …