Cognitive-behavioral intervention to reduce African American adolescents' risk for HIV infection.

@article{Lawrence1995CognitivebehavioralIT,
  title={Cognitive-behavioral intervention to reduce African American adolescents' risk for HIV infection.},
  author={Janet S St Lawrence and Ted L Brasfield and Katherine Jefferson and E. Oscar Alleyne and Robert E O'Bannon and Anne Shirley},
  journal={Journal of consulting and clinical psychology},
  year={1995},
  volume={63 2},
  pages={221-37}
}
Two hundred forty-six African American adolescents were randomly assigned to an educational program or an 8-week intervention that combined education with behavior skills training including correct condom use, sexual assertion, refusal, information provision, self-management, problem solving, and risk recognition. Skill-trained participants (a) reduced unprotected intercourse, (b) increased condom-protected intercourse, and (c) displayed increased behavioral skills to a greater extent than… CONTINUE READING

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