PUBLIC SERVICE PSYCHOLOGY

A field of psychology dedicated and designed to provide services to the public. Public service psychology is most often found in governmental settings such as public hospitals, prisons, police agencies and correctional facilities.

PUBLIC SERVICE PSYCHOLOGY: "Josh went into public service psychology after spending a summer internship at Maryweather State Prison."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PUBLIC SERVICE PSYCHOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/public-service-psychology/ (accessed December 15, 2019).
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