5 Ways to Create Gender-Affirming Health Environments
This toolkit offers 5 Ways to Create Gender-Affirming Health Environments.
5 Tips for Collecting Gender Affirming Data
Gender-affirming healthcare practices have been demonstrated to yield lower rates of mental health issues, build self-esteem, and improve an individual's overall quality of life. This toolkit offers 5 tips for collecting gender affirming data.
A Syndemic Approach to STD 340B Correctional Facility Partnerships
Due to the high prevalence of viral hepatitis, HIV, and STIs in correctional facilities, as well as, the opportunity for high-impact interventions to be implemented, many health department viral hepatitis, HIV, and STI programs (prevention programs) have established collaborative partnerships with...
How To Talk About Having Safer Sex
Scared to talk about safer sex with your partner. Learn about how to have safer sex, and how to talk to your partner about using condoms, dental dams, and more in this video.
Prepare Before You're There -- Sexual Health Quiz
DYK? Nearly 1 in 5 people in the U.S. have a sexually transmitted infection (STI). However, STIs are not inevitable, and they can be prevented and treated. Make a plan and choose the prevention steps that work for you with Prepare Before You’re There. Take this brief, interactive quiz to get started...
A Syndemic Approach to STI Interventions and Prevention
The use of a syndemic approach could help health departments address the rising rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the United States more effectively, by examining STIs through a lens of people, place, policy, and science. Dr. Jonathan Mermin, director of the National Center for HIV...
Injectable Syphilis Treatment Delivery
STD public health programs stand on the frontlines in the fight against the syphilis epidemic, as rates continue to increase, providing partner services, surveillance, case management, and appropriate treatment. State and local STD programs are now relying on primary health care providers to...
Inclusive Sexual Health Services: Practical Guidelines for Providers and Clinics
This guide was developed by the National Coalition for Sexual Health (NCSH)’s Health Care Action Group to cultivate a clinical environment that supports health care providers and clinical staff in the delivery of inclusive sexual health services to all patients.
If You’re Not Seeing It Yet, You Will: Collaborating to Address Syphilis Among People Who Use Drugs
The Syphilis and Drug User Health Webinar Series consists of five monthly sessions where those working on STIs – specifically syphilis – and those working in harm reduction or drug user health will be brought together to learn from each other, share promising practices, and highlight effective cross...