MSM Cultural Sensitivity
Men who have sex with men remain the largest population impacted by HIV in the United States. Disparities in infection rates as well as access to treatment persist, particularly among men of color, despite efforts to reach that population.
This course highlights cultural competency as a foundational skill when working with gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men. The training enhances providers’ ability to recognize the impact of social factors, such as homophobia, racism, and stigma, on HIV risk. It explores issues of sexual health and spirituality and introduces a holistic wellness model in order to engage and support men who have sex with men.
The course is appropriate for any organization or provider working with men who have sex with men.
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