Table 2

Themes and underlying categories

ThemeCategories
‘Re-testing without having the talk is not meaningful’Problematising repeat testing as means of prevention
Drop-in services versus good quality meetings
Repeat visits—an opportunity for primary prevention strategies
‘Understanding reasons behind risky sexual behaviour is essential for preventive work’Unhealthy sexual life overlaps with other risk factors
Gender, responsibility and condom use
‘Having the talk: reaching out to promote condom use—challenges and opportunities’Nothing to fear in relation to unprotected sex—challenges promoting safe sex
Introducing self-reflection: opportunities promoting safe sex
Condom promotion as a sign of self-respect, self-confidence and self-compassion
Condom use should be taken for granted—not the other way around