Community psychology: Prevention and intervention

This is the fourth of four separate entries under the broad topic Community Psychology. This entry includes: risk and protection across the life course; definitions of prevention and classification of prevention efforts; strategies for prevention through the life course; prevention in infancy and early childhood; immunization; prevention in childhood; prevention for adolescents; pevention in adulthood; prevention in later life; and evidence of effectiveness of prevention. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2007 APA, all rights reserved) (from the create)