PY 772: Psych in the Commun

Synonym:

84007 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

David Hamolsky

Credits:

2

Seats:

20

Semester:

Summer 2012

Meeting Schedule:

Mondays 6/4 - 7/9 (9:00AM-1:15PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Social Bases of Behavior
Required of and restricted to Year III students.

This course examines psychology in the community context, with special attention to community psychology, prevention, and psychological services delivery systems. Central topics include primary and secondary prevention, the community mental health center movement; the role of psychologists outside the consulting room; issues in service delivery and managed care; and the political and regulatory aspects of psychology.