Tobacco Use Reduction in PLWH Project - Resources
Resources to help people living with HIV (PLWH) quit using tobacco (useful for both PLWH and providers)
This document includes an extensive list of resources for assisting PLWH to quit tobacco, including videos that teach motivational interviewing techniques, Michigan Tobacco Quitline information, and PLWH testimonials.
Organizations that provide quit tobacco services for PLWH in Michigan
This webpage provides both a geographical (map-based) and an alphabetical directory of the HIV/AIDS service organizations (ASOs) throughout Michigan that currently receive project funding to provide quit tobacco services for PLWH in our state.
"Talking About Thinking About Quitting? Facilitating a Guided Discussion with Tobacco Users" archived webcast (3:31:25) (MDHHS)
This November 2019 Precontemplation Workshop with Michigan-based tobacco use reduction in PLWH professionals was presented by the MDHHS Tobacco Section and facilitated by Lilianna Angel Reyes, MPA, TTS. Reyes is director of the Ruth Ellis Center in Detroit and founder and executive director of the Trans Sisters of Color Project, a Detroit nonprofit that serves trans women of color in, or from, the city of Detroit.
Lessons Learned from Progressive Surveys of Project Staff and Clients and from Client Focus Groups
This slide show presentation prepared by the Tobacco Use Reduction in People Living with HIV Project data staff includes results and lessons learned from three surveys of project staff (conducted in 2015, 2017 and 2019), two surveys of clients (conducted in 2015 and 2017), and six client focus groups (all conducted in 2019).