PSY 2200: Community Psychology (2023-2024)

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Community Psychology seeks to identify, assess, and remedy social, behavioral, and mental health issues that arise within a social context. This course will provide an introduction to how social systems cause or contribute to social problems and mental health issues. Special attention will be paid to the influence of social systems on counseling, clinical, and social services outcomes. The course will also include an overview of how social action programs, community mental health, and changes in public policy can improve social services and behavioral and mental health outcomes. The course will cover topics such as: social oppression, health inequalities, ecological perspective, cross-cultural competence, empowerment, social action, and community service.

Term CRN Credits Instructor(s) Days Time Dates Location Open
Spring 41567 5 Katy Tangenberg
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Restrictions: Criminal Justice, Criminology, Mediation/Peace/Conflict, Psychology Majors, Minors, Concentrations only.
Grade Modes: (Default) Normal Grading
Instructional Methods: Online
Note: Full Term

PSY 1180: C- or better