Watson, P., & Hamblen, J. (2017). Assisting individuals and communities after natural disasters and community traumas. In S. N. Gold (Ed.), APA handbook of trauma psychology: Foundations in knowledge., Vol. 1. (pp. 87–97). American Psychological Association. Review Chapter 5: Assisting Individuals and Communities After Natural Disasters and Community Traumas.
Community Psychology: Linking Individuals and Communities
Kloos, B, Hill J, Thomas, E., Case, A. Scott, V. & Wandersman, A. (2021). Community psychology: Linking individuals and communities. (Fourth Edition). American Psychological Association Read Chapter 12: Program Development, Evaluation, and Improvement.
This chapter will look at program development, evaluation, and improvement. Students will learn about process evaluations, formative evaluations, and summative evaluations. Access your RedShelf book in the Getting Started Module of the course or click on the Bookshelf link in the top navigation bar of the course.
López-Ibor Aliño, J. J. (2005). Disasters and mental health. J. Wiley. You will have the opportunity to review this book throughout the course of the term. This book provides a significant amount of information about a variety of community-based disasters that have happened throughout the last several decades.