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


The Community Psychology TIG is sponsoring many events this year including:

  • Our Fall 2016 Newsletter is out! Featuring community news, a book review, and student impact.
  • Call for Leadership! We need you to join the Leadership Council for 2016-17. If interested, email Susan at wolfe@cnmconnect.org. 
  • As Eval 2016 approaches, check out the list of CP TIG sponsored conference sessions here!