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Welcome to the Community Psychology TIG website!


Who we are: 


Practitioners (e.g., program and project directors)


Applied Researchers

Social Scientists

Community and Political activists

Agents of social change

Participant – conceptualizers

Our Perspective:

Ecological (i.e., settings and individuals are interrelated)

Person – environment fit

Attention to issues of diversity and context

Social justice

Grounded in empiricism


Methodology acknowledges value - driven, research involving community members; quantitative, qualitative, and other innovative methods are embraced

Read more about how Community Psychology and Evaluation go hand in hand in a recent article authored by our TIG members in the American Journal of Evaluation