Psychosocial challenges of young people affected by HIV: experiences from Hamilton County, Chattanooga, Tennessee.

@article{Chama2015PsychosocialCO,
  title={Psychosocial challenges of young people affected by HIV: experiences from Hamilton County, Chattanooga, Tennessee.},
  author={Samson Chama and Octavio Ram{\'i}rez},
  journal={AIDS care},
  year={2015},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={789-95}
}
The number of young people affected by HIV and AIDS in Tennessee has steadily grown over the last few years. As a response to this situation, several organizations are working hard to address the needs of families impacted by HIV and AIDS. However, a close examination of some of the services provided suggests that young people within these families are ignored. Most of the services are geared toward HIV and AIDS-infected adult members of these families. Young people within these household are… CONTINUE READING

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