Andre-Felipe R. Guedes

STI Counselor

André-Felipe is a Brazilian native, and has been living in the U.S. since he was 19 years old.  He is currently working toward his bachelor’s degree in liberal arts at CCP.  He started his career in New York City, later moving to Philadelphia. He joined Mazzoni Center in June 2016 as an STI Counselor to support the community in reducing their risk for HIV and STIs by offering information regarding sexual health/behavior and reducing barriers to resources.  Also through his faith-based organization, he helps individuals in the community to be aware of risk behaviors and to better understand the importance of having regular medical checkups and getting tested.