About the Course
This course is designed to help learners:
- Explain concepts related to environmental psychology.
- Describe the historical development of environmental psychology.
- Discuss recent research in positive psychology and place science.
- Illustrate the impact of environment on mood and performance.
- Apply elements of environmental psychology in your occupation from a psychological, nursing, or social work perspective.
- Describe the differences between built and natural environments.
- Evaluate challenges of integrating new elements into work-related efforts.
- Recognize the impact of restorative environments.
About the Author
Wade T. Lijewski, Ph.D.
Wade T. Lijewski, Ph.D., obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology at Michigan State University and later went on to obtain his Master of Science degree in Psychology and Doctorate in Psychology with a major in Organizational Psychology through Walden University. He has presented on his thesis and dissertation at multiple state and national child welfare conferences and has utilized this platform to initiate positive changes to the quality of foster parent training in Florida as well as retention efforts related to child welfare dependency case managers. Dr. Lijewski also serves on the advisory board for the Florida Certification Board.