The effect of therapy, cognitive and behavior on reducing stigma in HIV/AIDS in Ban Pho Hospital Chachoengsao

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Kanokwan Sathuyoosirikul Tirachai Hongyantarachai Pawit Sirikiattikul

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This article aims to compare the average score of stigma in people living with HIV and AIDS. Before and after receiving the cognitive and behavioral therapy program the sample consisted of 20 people living with HIV and AIDS using cognitive and behavioral therapy programs. Use general questionnaire Suicidal thoughts in Thai language and the stigma questionnaire as a research tool with confidence equal to .73. Data analysis was done by 1) using descriptive statistics 2) testing the normal distribution of the mean score, stigma 3) testing the difference of average scores. The research found that People with HIV and AIDS. Who participated in the cognitive and behavioral therapy program had a lower average score of stigma after participating in the program. Compared to before joining the cognitive and behavioral therapy

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