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Let us consider in more detail one of the problems mentioned by Zimbardo (2002a), a problem for which the news now is more optimistic than what we reported in the first edition of this book—AIDS. Without a doubt, the AIDS epidemic is one of the most serious crises facing humanity. 1 shows some of the terrifying statistics, which are taken from the 2010 UNAIDS report on the global AIDS epidemic (Global Report, 2010). The table compares 2001 with 2009 on three key criteria for the world as a whole and also for two regions of the world: North America and sub-Saharan Africa (the region that has been most severely devastated by the AIDS epidemic).
Chapter 4 defines and illustrates the steps involved in the design, implementation, and evaluation of programmatic interventions. Part 2: Applying Social Psychology to Arenas of Life consists of 10 chapters that examine how social psychological theory and research evidence have been applied to understanding and addressing social and practical problems in different topic areas: clinical/counselling (Chapter 5), sports teams (Chapter 6), media (Chapter 7), health (Chapter 8), education (Chapter 9), organizations (Chapter 10), criminal justice (Chapter 11), community (Chapter 12), environment (Chapter 13), and diversity (Chapter 14).
Applying Social Psychology to Clinical and Counseling Psychology Kenneth E. Hart, David M. Ledgerwood, and Phillip A. Ianni The Origins of Psychological Disorders The Social Psychological Roots of Social Anxiety A Social Psychological Model of Depression The Treatment and Prevention of Psychological Disorders Self-Presentation Theory: An Approach to Treating Social Anxiety Hopelessness Theory Approach to Treating Depression The Diagnosis of Psychological Disorders Biases in Clinical Decision Making Final Thoughts Summary 6.