Q. People say AIDS patients need counseling. What Counseling is required? What are its advantages?
Ans: Counseling’s main aim is to protect people from HIV? AIDS and prevent spreading of disease from them to others. It also prevents patients from getting depressed and help they get support from family and society. Not only patients but also family members will be counseled. If counseling is not done they will commit suicide, go into depression, leave house, misunderstandings, family problems, lack of proper treatment, deterioration of health will happen. Counseling should be continuous and with proper guidance patient’s health will improve and family situation will improve and spread of disease will be prevented. Patient will be saved and so counseling will play important role. However counselors should be very skilled and only then it will give desired results.