Cribs Introduction to the profession, 2011
The essence of psychological assistance to man. The problem of the subject and method of psychology. The main directions of psychology. The concept of "practical psychological methodology." Various grounds for the classification of practical psychology methods. The problem of evaluating the effectiveness of psychological assistance. Natural and humanitarian paradigms in psychology. Goals and objectives of psychological assistance. The problem of activation and self-activation of clients of psychological assistance. Basic strategies for psychological assistance. The problem of the model specialist "psychologist." The problem of development and self-development of a psychologist in professional activities. The problem of the meaning of professional activity of the psychologist. Types and levels of professional and personal self-determination of the psychologist. Psychologist as a possible "mediator" between man and culture. The basic ethical contradictions and problems in the work of a psychologist. The main ethical landmark of a practicing psychologist. The main requirements for the value-moral practical method. The basic organizational principles of the psychologist. The status of the psychologist in various organizations. The basics of organizing the interaction of a psychologist with related specialists and "customers". Various organizational schemes of assistance to the population and work with specific clients. General idea of the profession "psychologist". Psychology as a professional activity. The history of the formation of the psychological profession. Psychology as a research activity. Psychology as an applied and practical direction. General idea of the development of personality in the profession. The problem of development and self-development of a professional psychologist. Ethical problems of professional self-determination of the psychologist. Professional development of the personality of the student psychologist. Psychology student as a subject of educational and professional activities. Psychology as a special educational practice. Ways of professional improvement of the psychologist.