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Community Psychology Explains How Individuals Relate to Society

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Community Psychology

It is a multidisciplinary subject of psychology that synthesizes elements from various disciplines like sociology, public health, social psychology, political science and cross-cultural psychology.

A broad spectrum of areas, from political to environmental are studied by psychologists fro...

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Change For The Better

Community Psychologists work on empowerment, diversity, community building, health promotion, civic participation and health promotion, using the two types of change models:

  • First-Order change shapes the individuals in order to prevent or fix a larger community issu...

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Community Psychology emerged in the 1960s when it was increasingly apparent that clinical psychology cannot address broader social and community-specific issues, especially the unique problems in mental health and well-being.

Now, the American Psychological Association(APA) has a section d...

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As the nature of this profession involves a diverse range of topics, a community psychologist performs many different roles and duties like

  • Finding out and addressing community problems
  • Finding new ways to help disadvantaged individuals
  • Developing community-based pr...

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