community psychology

n.

The application of psychology to community programs for the prevention of mental disorders and the promotion of mental health.

Nearby words

  1. community of sovereign republics,
  2. community policing,
  3. community programme,
  4. community property,
  5. community psychiatry,
  6. community relations,
  7. community school,
  8. community service,
  9. community services administration,
  10. community singing


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