Community psychology and the HIV epidemic: The development of helping communities

Anthony R. D'Augelli

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In this article, roles for community psychologists in the HIV epidemic are described. The current status of AIDS‐ and HIV‐related illnesses is briefly summarized, as are gender differences and minority population issues. A model for community preventive interventions is provided to guide the development of context‐specific plans. Immediate steps for community psychologists to take in this national health epidemic are recommended.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)337-346
Number of pages10
JournalJournal of Community Psychology
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Oct 1990


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Social Psychology

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