HS 833: Community Psychology and Its Social Impact

History and Importance of community psychology and its impact on modern life 

Impact of Community psychology with respect to developing countries 

Community mental health, concepts, models and various intervention programs 

Principles and goals of community psychology 

Concepts, programs and techniques in crisis intervention 

Rural India and community Psychology

Texts/ References  

Albert R. R. Roberts.  Crisis Intervention Handbook: Assessment, Treatment and Research. Oxford University Press, 2000. 

Murry Levine, David V. Perkin.  Principles of Community Psychology: Perspectives and   Application. Oxford University Press, 1996.  

James H. H. Dalton,  Abraham Wandersman. Maurice J. Elia,  Community Psychology: Linking  Individuals and Communities Wadsworth Publishing Company, 2000. 

Milmon, D.S., Goldman G.D., Eds,  Psychoanalytic contributions to community psychology,. Charles C Thomas Publications, Illinois, 1971. 

Iscoe Ira & Spielberger C.D. Eds. Community Psychology, perspectives in training & research. Appleton Century Crofts Publications, New York, 1970. 

Spielberger C.D., Eds. Current topic in clinical and community psychology. Academic Press, New York, 1969. 

Sheldon, J.K., Modern Clinical psychology. CBS Publications, New Delhi, 1986.