Community Psychology

PSY390 (Liberal Arts) Community Psychology 3 hrs. 3 crs. An in-depth examination of the theoretical foundations of Community Psychology and the principles of action search. Topics covered will include social and environmental risk factors for mental health problems and prevention of mental disorders and social and environmental risk factors for mental health problems and prevention of mental disorders and social problems through outreach, community empowerment and social change. Applications to work in community-based settings with at risk populations will be discussed. Preq: ENG 125 and 6 credits in Psychology.