Responsible Sexual Behavior

 HIV and STD Prevention

Last Updated: August 08, 2018

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Sexual Responsibility Presentation (APHC) External Link   This presentation includes some adult language and content. Viewer discretion is advised.

  • Identify various Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)
  • Explain how STIs are transmitted
  • Describe the signs and symptoms of common STIs
  • Understand the implications of being an HIV positive Service Member (SM), per
    AR 600-110
  • Describe risky behaviors that may lead to getting and spreading STIs
  • Describe risk reduction strategies to reduce or prevent acquiring and transmitting STIs

Center for Health & Behavioral Training, Sex in the Inside View External Link  A training exercise for STD/HIV prevention providers to increase participant's understanding of how STDs are an important HIV prevention intervention. Slide presentation External Link to accompany CHBT exercise.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) HIV/AIDS External Link  Primary resource for evidence based HIV information and education   

National Network of STD /HIV Prevention and Training Centers External Link  Provides multiple education venues for both clinicians and general population. 

CDC "STD 101 in a box" External Link  Provides educational power point slides that can be customized for community use.  Slides on HIV/STD connection available on the site. 


CDC External LinkListing of multiple HIV education fact sheets that may be downloaded for use.

The Role of STD Prevention and Treatment in HIV Prevention External Link 

HIV Statistics and Data Tools in the United States External Link

Condom Fact Sheet External Link


AR 600-110 External Link Identification, Surveillance and Administration of Personnel Infected with HIV

National HIV/AIDS Prevention Strategy External Link

DODI 6485.01 External LinkHuman Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) in Military Service Members (June 2013)

DODD 6485.02 E  External Link Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) Prevention: Support to Foreign Militaries

DODD 1010.10 External Link Health Promotion and Disease/Injury Prevention.  Includes "responsible sexual behavior" in the key focus areas

DA PAM 40-11  External Link Preventive Medicine Pamphlet  


TRICARE External Link 

National HIV and STD Testing Resources External Link 


CDC Surveillance Resources External Link

HIV/AIDS External Link Information from the Federal government about prevention, testing, treatment, research, and using new media in response to HIV/AIDS

CDC National Prevention Information Network External Link Provides prevention updates, web tools and links to educational resources. 

Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center, Sexual Health and Responsibility Program (SHARP) Sexual Health Resources External Link

The purpose of this website is to promote and protect the sexual health of the Department of the Navy population by providing key resources.

 Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center, Sexual Health and Responsibility Program (SHARP) HIV Prevention Resources External Link 

The purpose of this website is to promote and protect the sexual health of the Department of the Navy population, specifically related to HIV prevention.