Colombia, Psychology in
Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
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Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology
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Cruz, J. E. and Carrillo, S. 2010. Colombia, Psychology in. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1–2.
- Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
This article presents a brief synthesis of the antecedents and current state of psychology in Colombia. First, historical information about early authors, events, and practices in the development of the discipline is presented. Then, information on the state of psychology as a discipline and as a profession is organized around indicators of development suggested by the International Union of Psychological Science: development of training programs, scientific research, professional associations, and legal recognition of the profession.