Foundations for Practice
- Victoria C. Scott - University of South Carolina, USA
- Susan M. Wolfe - Susan Wolfe and Associates, LLC
Applied Psychology | Community Psychology | Counselling Psychology
Drawing upon the wisdom of experts in the field, this reader-friendly volume explores both foundational competencies and the technical how-to skills needed for engaging in community psychology practice. Each chapter explores a core competency and its application in preventing or amending community problems and issues. With case examples throughout, this text offers a practical introduction to community outreach and intervention in community psychology.
The book provides a comprehensive overview of community psychology. It addresses the core principles, ethical guidelines and practical aspects of community psychology. It also addresses contextual issues encountered in in the field them applying community psychology in practice. The book is easy to navigate and apply.
This book provides some useful insights into community psychological theory and practice.