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Project TALC

Program Overview


Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus, Ph.D.


Program Summary

Project TALC (Teens and Adults Learning to Communicate) is a 24-session social learning program designed to provide coping skills to HIV-positive parents and their adolescent children. The program seeks to reduce adolescents' emotional distress, problem behaviors, and pregnancy.


Target Population

The program was designed for youth ages 11 to 18 living with a parent with HIV. It was evaluated with mostly Latino youth 14 to 17 years old.


Program Setting

The program was designed for and evaluated in community centers.


Contact and Availability Information

For curriculum, materials, and pricing information, please contact:

Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus, Ph.D.
The Center for HIV Identification, Prevention, and Treatment Services (CHIPTS)
University of California, Los Angeles
10920 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 350
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Ph: 310-794-8280

For training and support, please contact:

See above.

Sample of curriculum available for review prior to purchase: Yes

Adaptation guidelines or kit available: No

Languages available: English, Thai, Chinese, Haitian, Xhosa