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HIV Surveillance Report: Behavioral and Clinical Characteristics of Persons with Diagnosed HIV Infection Medical Monitoring Project, United States 2018 Cycle (June 2018-May 2019)

CDC | August 2020

HIV and Mental Health

AIDSinfo | January 8, 2020

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Mental Health Infographic: : Implications of Co-Occurring Diagnosis of Depression and HIV/AIDS

Mental health and HIV/AIDS: the need for an integrated response

AIDS | June 2019

HIV and Mental Health

aidsinfo | January 14, 2019

The impact of mental health across the HIV care continuum

American Psychological Association

Depression Kills in HIV+

Best Practices for Meaningful involvement of People Who Use Drugs

AIDS United | November 2018

Higher depression and anxiety rates with HIV across ART and viral load categories
22nd International AIDS Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands, July 23-27, 2018
The Case for Behavior Health Screenings in HIV Care Settings
Mental Health Screening: A Quick Reference Guide for HIV Primary Care Clinicians (updated June 2012)
News Updates

SAMHSA Commemorates the 40th Anniversary of the AIDS Epidemic | June 4, 2021

Jonathan Van Ness Talks Navigating Mental Health in HIV/AIDS Community and New Documentary | June 2, 2021

An Artist And A Scientist Take On The Stigma Of Addiction 

WAMU 88.5 | May 1, 2021

Psychosocial Factors Associated with Suicidal Ideation Among HIV/AIDS Patients on Follow-Up at Dessie Referral Hospital, Northeast Ethiopia: A Cross-Sectional Study

Dove Medical Press | April 15, 2021

Women Living With HIV Require Better Mental Health Diagnostics and Interventions 

Infectious Disease Advisor | April 9, 2021

Prevalence of Neurocognitive Impairment and Associated Factors Among People Living with HIV  on Highly Active Antiretroviral Treatment, Ethiopia

Dove Medical Press | March 31, 2021

NIMH » HIV/AIDS and Mental Health

NIH | March 2021

For People Living With HIV, Dogs Can Be the Best Medicine | February 12, 2021

What Is AIDS Dementia Complex? 

Verywell Health | February 6, 2021

Proportion of Depression and Its Associated Factors Among Youth HIV/AIDS Clients Attending ART  Clinic in Dessie Town Government Health Facilities, Northeast Ethiopia 

Dove Medical Press | January 29, 2021

The Changing Brain Signature of HIV 

Medscape | January 25, 2021

Economic and clinical burdens and associated health disparities in HIV/AIDS management using big data: potentially inappropriate use and deprescribing of benzodiazepines

DocWire News | November 19, 2020

U=U improves gay men's sense of self and many believe it will reduce HIV-related stigma 

aidsmap | November 11, 2020

Depression and associated factors among adult HIV/AIDS patients attending antiretroviral therapy at Wolaita Sodo University Teaching and Referral Hospital, Southern Ethiopia

MD Linx | November 11, 2020

Comorbid Depression Adversely Affects ART Adherence, Quality of Life Managed Markets Network | October 8, 2020

Comorbid Depression Adversely Affects ART Adherence, Quality of Life Managed Markets Network | October 8, 2020

Psychedelics in Group Therapy for HIV Survivors Shows Promising Results 

Psych Congress Network | October 2, 2020

What Long-Term HIV Survivors Teach Us About Resilience 

Psychology Today | September 24, 2020

HIV and suicide risk 

Penn Today | September 23, 2020

Substance Use Assistance Could Be Better for HIV-Positive Individuals, Study Says Managed Markets Network | September 3, 2020

Integrating Mental Health Care Services Into HIV Comprehensive Care Managed Markets Network | August 12, 2020

What Factors Are Most Likely to Predict Disclosing HIV Status in the Community? Managed Markets Network | July 26, 2020

Overdose deaths have reduced survival gains among people with HIV in British Columbia 

aidsmap | July 20, 2020

Cognitive disorders in people living with HIV

NATAP | July 16, 2020

Mental health and COVID-19: How a psychiatrist tackles fear, anxiety 

American Medical Association | June 1, 2020

Depressive Disorders 'Vastly Underdiagnosed' in People With HIV/AIDS 

Psych Congress Network | April 20, 2020

Assessment of depressive disorders among HIV/AIDS patients go 'unrecognised': Study 

ANI News | April 12, 2020

Researchers suggest improved assessment of depressive disorders in people with HIV/AIDS 

Times Now | April 8, 2020

COVID-19 Crisis is Exerting a Mental Health Toll On All Of Us | April 1, 2020

COVID-19 Resource and Information Guide

National Alliance for Mental  Illness | April 2020

High and Medium Drinking--vs Low Drinking--Boost Death Risk in Big HIV Group
CROI 2020, March 8-11, 2020, Boston

Use of D/C/F/TAF With Neurologic/Psychiatric Comorbidities: AMBER Subgroup Analysis

CROI 2020, March 8-11, 2020, Boston

Researchers find more evidence for link between depression and all-cause, CVD mortality 

Healio | February 13, 2020

AETC ShareSpot Blog: Innovative Partnership to Train HIV and Substance Use Disorder Workforce

AETC | January 9, 2020

Suicide/HIV 3 Times Higher in Swiss Cohort vs Gen Pop

NATAP | December 2019

The Important Role of Substance Use Disorder Treatment Providers in Ending the HCV and HIV Epidemics | December 12, 2019

Vital Signs: Estimated Proportion of Adult Health Problems Attributable to Adverse Childhood Experiences and Implications for Prevention — 25 States, 2015–2017

CDC | November 8, 2019

More Than Half of Adult Group With Perinatal HIV Have Neurocognitive Impairment

17th European AIDS Conference, November 6-9, 2019, Basel

MENTAL HEALTH INFOGRAPHIC: Implications of Health Stigma, Mental Health and HIV/AIDS
Quality of Life in HIV+ in US & Globally

Stigma and mental health challenges remain barriers to good quality of life for people living with HIV in urban settings

NATAP | September 12, 2019

Frailty Associated with NeuroPsych Illness/22% HIV+ Frail/55% Pre-Frail/Age 60/Women Higher Rates/Risk Factors

Heavy drinking and HIV don't mix 

EurekAlert | August 22, 2019

Increased Risk of Subjective Cognitive Decline in the LGBT Community

NATAP | August 14, 2019

Aerobic Exercise Tied to Improved Depression in People With HIV

POZ | August 13, 2019

Implications of Co-Occurring Diagnosis of a Mental Condition and HIV/AIDS

Infographic courtesy of AAA+ | August 2019

Meta-Analysis Confirms Aerobic Exercise Benefit on Depression With HIV

10th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2019), July 21-24, 2019, Mexico City

Substance Use--Especially Meth--Tied to Depression in Young HIV+/HIV- MSM

10th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2019), July 21-24, 2019, Mexico City

Reduction in Drinking was Associated With Improved Clinical Outcomes in Women With HIV Infection and Unhealthy Alcohol Use: Results From a Randomized Clinical Trial of Oral Naltrexone Versus Placebo

Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2019 Aug;43(8):1790-1800. doi: 10.1111/acer.14130. Epub 2019 Jul 10

Profile of neuronal exosomes in HIV cognitive impairment exposes sex differences

AIDS 2019; 33:1683–1692

HIV persists in CSF of patients on ART; linked to cognitive impairment 

Healio | July 22, 2019

Persistent HIV in central nervous system linked to cognitive impairment

NIH | July 16, 2019

One in five Americans living with HIV experience severe anxiety on an almost daily basis 

aidsmap | July 4, 2019

Progressively Intensifying Alcohol Treatment Tied to Better Results in Those With HIV

POZ | June 3, 2019

UVA Improves Outcomes Among Patients with HIV by Expanding On-Site Mental Health Services

NBC 29 | May 20, 2019

Medicare and Dementia

Boomer Benefits | May 4, 2018

People living with HIV in the UK have a higher risk of progression to CNS disorders and other comorbidities than matched counterparts

BHIVA 2019 April 2-5 Bournemouth International Centre, UK

American Heart Association Recommends Depression Screening for Cardiovascular Disease Patients Cardiovascular Disease / 'Double the Concern in Older HIV+'

NATAP | April 10, 2019

Depression Plus HIV Can Turn Deadly

WebMD | April 4, 2019

Specialist memory clinic in Brighton shows that HIV-associated cognitive disorder is being over ...

aidsmap | February 27, 2019

SAMHSA Urges Focus on Synergistic Epidemics of Substance Use Disorder, HIV, and Viral Hepatitis | February 15, 2019

Diagnosis and Treatment of Cognitive Impairment in HIV Patients

Behavioral and Clinical Characteristics of People Living with HIV, 2016

HIV Surveillance Report

Systemic inflammation during midlife and cognitive change over 20 years

NATAP | February 15, 2019

More Time Spent Depressed Tied to Higher Risk of Death in Women With HIV

POZ | February 5, 2019

34.7% (95% CI 33.9–35.5%) of patients had an indication for depression treatment…..29% had evidence of full panic symptoms


NATAP: Depression CNICS US Cohort

The Challenges of Improving Treatments for Depression

NATAP | December 25, 2018

New pathways for implementing universal suicide risk screening in healthcare settings

NIH | December 20, 2018

Creating Innovative Oral Health Care Programs: Tools from the Integrating HIV Innovative Practices Program

Target HIV | December 2013

Note from Dr. Reznik – although the information presented is a few years old, it is as pertinent today as it was when originally presented.

Knowledge can help prevent social isolation, depression that come with HIV

Victoria Advocate | December 3, 2018

The Correlation Between Mental Health and HIV/AIDS

the well project | November 21, 2018

Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health Technical Assistance for Providers

Clinical Consultation Center

Depression and Alcohol Misuse Lower Odds of Achieving Viral Suppression in HIV

Infectious Disease Advisor | November 7, 2018

Neuro Impairment in Over One Third of London HIV Group--Anxiety Doubles Risk
HIV Drug Therapy, Glasgow 2018, October 28-31, 2018, Glasgow

Factors associated with HIV associated neurocognitive disorder in an unselected cohort in East and South London-The HAND study

HIV Drug Therapy, Glasgow 2018, October 28-31, 2018, Glasgow

Older HIV patients struggle with loneliness and depression — and lack of services

San Francisco Chronicle | October 20, 2018

Internet-based interventions can be effective in the treatment of depressive symptoms in people ...

aidsmap | October 16, 2018

Mentally ill at higher risk of poor dental outcomes

Dentistry Today | October 12, 2018

Mood disorders and risk of non-communicable disease multi-morbidity among aging adults living with HIV …"major” depression & bipolar affective disorder prevalent among HIV+ - those with mood disorders had greater risk for comorbidities and higher mortality
9th Aging and HIV Workshop Sept 13-14, NYC
What is Cognitive impairment?

What do older people living with HIV do to look after their own mental health?

aidsmap | Sep 7, 2018

Guided internet-based intervention for people with HIV and depressive symptoms: a randomised ...

The Lancet | Sep 1, 2018

Cell Phone Support Helps Lower Stress, Depression, Substance Use in Young Adults With HIV

Infectious Disease Advisor | Aug 23, 2018

The Nature of Stigma-Pain Relation in People Living With HIV

Infectious Disease Advisor | Aug 21, 2018

Previous Missed Appointments Predict Likelihood of Trend in Patients With HIV

Infectious Disease Advisor | Aug 15, 2018

A multilevel examination of sleep, depression, and quality of life in people living with HIV/AIDS

Journal of Health Psychology | August 2018

Study: AIDS Drug Not Linked to Depression, Suicide
VOA Learning English | July 3, 2018