Rural Center for AIDS/STD Prevention


Every two years, RCAP sponsors the publication of a special issue of The Health Education Monograph, published by Eta Sigma Gamma, the National Professional Health Education Honorary. The monographs feature research articles largely focusing on HIV/STD-related issues in rural areas. Monograph articles are posted below and copies of the monograph are available upon request.

Articles Published in 2005 RCAP Monograph

The Health Education Monograph
Published by Eta Sigma Gamma, National Professional Health Education Honorary
Volume 22, Number 3, 2005

Table of Contents

Detained Adolescents' Self-Reported Experience with Sex Education: A Comparison of Non-Metropolitan and Metropolitan Youth
Richard A. Crosby, William L. Yarber, Laura F. Salazar & Ralph J. DiClemente

Policy to Prevention: Challenges and Opportunities for HIV/STD Prevention in Rural Colorado
Susan L. Dreisbach, Kitty K. Corbett, Aimee Ferraro & Stephen Koester

Evaluating Longitudinal Sexual Risk among Rural U.S. Adolescents: Evidence from the 1997, 2001, 1999 and 2003 Youth Risk Behavior Survey
Devon J. Hensel & James G. Anderson

Victimization and HIV Risk Among Homeless Women in Alabama
Bronwen Lichtenstein & J. Gary Linn

Sources of Life-stress and Ways of Coping in Rural Persons Living with HIV Disease
Dana Mitchell & Timothy G. Heckman

Adult Retail Stores as a Partner for Community-Based HIV Prevention
Michael Reece, Enbal Shacham, Tania Basta & Paul Plate

Prevalence of Condom Use Errors and Problems Among Indiana Rural Men: A Telephone Survey
William L. Yarber, John Kennedy, Stephanie A. Sanders, Richard A. Crosby, Cynthia A. Graham, Timothy G. Heckman & Robin R. Milhausen