The topic for this discussion is ways in which theories can be applied to the HIV/AIDS public health issue. Make sure you can answer the following questions related to the significance of the HIV/AIDS issue in the United States:
- How serious is HIV/AIDS today?
- How many people does it affect?
- Is it preventable?
- What ethical concerns arise with this issue?
- In your post, discuss how self-efficacy theory or social cognitive theory would inform your prevention approach to HIV/AIDS. Refer to your readings for this unit.
- Support your discussion with at least two academic sources.