The Role of Self-Efficacy and Motivation to Explain the Effect of Motivational Interviewing Time on Changes in Risky Sexual Behavior among People Living with HIV: A Mediation Analysis

@article{Chariyeva2011TheRO,
  title={The Role of Self-Efficacy and Motivation to Explain the Effect of Motivational Interviewing Time on Changes in Risky Sexual Behavior among People Living with HIV: A Mediation Analysis},
  author={Zulfiya Chariyeva and Carol E. Golin and Jo Anne L Earp and Suzanne Maman and Chirayath M. Suchindran and Catherine Zimmer},
  journal={AIDS and Behavior},
  year={2011},
  volume={17},
  pages={813-823}
}
Little is known about the amount of Motivational Interviewing (MI) needed to reduce risky sexual behavior among People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) or the roles self-efficacy and motivation to practice safer sex play. Among 183 PLWHA who received safer sex MI and were surveyed every 4 months over a 12 month period, we used hierarchical negative binomial regression models to examine the association between amount of counseling time and sexual risk behavior. We performed mediation analysis to… CONTINUE READING