1 – Why is scientific research important in community psychology? Provide an example of scientific research in community psychology (from a peer-reviewed journal article). Discuss what method of research was used and explain how the findings of this study support community psychologyâ€™s goals. Please provide an APA-style citation for your article, including the permalink.
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Why is a needs assessment an important step in community intervention? Discuss some of the different methods that can be used to complete a needs assessment. Choose one of the examples listed under the â€˜Examplesâ€™ tab and summarize the information that was assessed from two community assessments. How did the two assessments you read about compare (discuss similarities and differences)?