Reduce Drug Use and HIV Incidence
“Prevention and Risk: Treatment With a New Emphasis on Relationships”
This research examines the efficacy of an individually-delivered intervention tailored for YMSM in relationships. The intervention - termed PARTNER - utilizes a brief (4 session) motivational interviewing format to target Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) uptake/adherence, HIV transmission risk behavior, and associated drug use.
Behavioral - PARTNER
The PATRNER intervention addresses, drug use, PrEP uptake/adherence, and HIV transmission risk by enhancing communication skills by integrating motivational interviewing and video-based communication skills training.
Behavioral - Education Intervention
The Education intervention consists of a 4-session health education intervention that addresses sexual risk and substance use through a lecture and question and answer format.
Intervention to Reduce Drug Use and HIV Incidence Among High PrEP Priority Partnered YMSM