Reducing STIs Screening, treatment, and counselingChampion, Jane Dimmitt PhD, DNP, RN, FNP, AH-PMH-CNS, FAAN; Collins, Jennifer L. PhD, RNNurse Practitioner: 15 April 2012 - Volume 37 - Issue 4 - p 40–46 doi: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000412894.04686.d0 Feature: SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS: SPECIAL DNP SECTION Abstract Author Information Abstract: Screening, treatment, and counseling for sexually transmitted infections requires a thorough assessment of psychosocial, behavioral, cultural, and clinical factors. This article offers a summary of the most recent CDC data, prevention guidelines, and steps to implementing current evidence into clinical practice. Jane Dimmitt Champion is a professor at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, TX. Jennifer L. Collins is a post-doctoral research fellow at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, TX. The authors have disclosed that they have no financial relationships related to this article. © 2012 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.