American Journal of Applied Psychology

Volume 9, Issue 2, March 2020

  • Water Conservation Through Voluntary Responsible Behaviour at Botho University in Botswana

    Shantha Indrajith Hikkaduwa Liyanage, Venkataraman Vishwanathan

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, March 2020
    Pages: 34-41
    Received: 5 March 2020
    Accepted: 23 March 2020
    Published: 7 April 2020
    Abstract: In 2016, the Paris agreement on climate change agreed to limit the global warming well below 2°C, and ideally 1.5°C by the end of the century. Even-though the global temperature on track shows a raise towards 3.2°C by the end of the century breaking 1.5°C target by 2040, one wonders how the Adaptation at Scale in Semi-Arid Regions (ASSAR) assessed ... Show More
  • Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial on the Provision of the EMDR-PRECI to Female Minors Victims of Sexual and/or Physical Violence and Related PTSD Diagnosis

    Gabriela Jiménez, Yael Becker, Claudia Varela, Paola García, María Amparo Nuño, María Cristina Pérez, Amalia Osorio, Ignacio Jarero, Martha Givaudan

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, March 2020
    Pages: 42-51
    Received: 25 March 2020
    Accepted: 8 April 2020
    Published: 23 April 2020
    Abstract: This longitudinal multicenter randomized controlled trial has three objectives 1) to evaluate the EMDR-PRECI in the remission of the PTSD Diagnosis on female minors who were victims of sexual and/or physical violence compared to treatment as usual (TAU), 2) to evaluate the effectiveness of the EMDR-PRECI in the reduction of the PTSD, anxiety, and d... Show More
  • Psychological Wellbeing and Social Support Among the Geriatric Population

    Humera Shafi, Iram Paul, Shazia Sonuala

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, March 2020
    Pages: 52-55
    Received: 3 June 2019
    Accepted: 19 February 2020
    Published: 19 May 2020
    Abstract: Ageing is a major transitional phase marked by stress. The present study aimed at investigating the influence of social support on the psychological well-being among the geriatric population. Social support is one of the important functions of social relationships. Social support is always intended by the sender to be helpful, thus distinguishing i... Show More