Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 January 2011

248 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199740581

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Bookseller Code (03)

Aging with HIV

A Gay Man's Guide

James Masten, Ph.D., LCSW and With James Schmidtberger, M.D.

  • The first book aimed at older gay men with HIV/AIDS, a rapidly growing cohort overlooked in popular books about coping with a positive diagnosis
  • Presents a realistic, optimistic model for adapting to change, whether related to AIDS, age, or some combination thereof
  • Offers a wealth of advice for breaking unhealthy habits and coping mechanisms
  • Rapid Research, Fast Fact, and Self-Reflection boxes highlight the latest research and challenge readers to take stock of the present--and future
  • A unique ten-step path to optimal aging with HIV helps readers tailor the book's suggestions to the realities of their lives
  • Includes detailed first-person narratives from men recounting their own experiences and what works--and does not--for them

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