“This factsheet will address the important issues of relationship agreements for HIV positive gay men. Personal stories offer strategies and practical tips on the important issues of relationships and relationship agreements. Topics covered include: What gay men have agreements about, their understandings of the agreement, and, how and why agreements change?”
The material presented in this pamphlet not only includes information from scholarly sources, but it also includes the opinions of men who are in either an open or closed relationship and in a positive-positive or positive-negative relationship. The pamphlet expresses the importance of communication in a relationship in general, but also the importance of communication when one or both partners have HIV or the importance of communication in negotiating sexual and emotional boundaries.