In the fast growing world, where everyday new inventions come in the market, people are dependent on technologically advanced equipments. These advanced equipments are highly sophisticated and capable enough to provide comfort to human beings, but these inventions are also contributing to mental and physical problems. These days, mental stress is the most common disorder in the world. People, irrespective of their ages are suffering from psychological disorders.
Professional psychology has a wide scope and its practice area is gradually spreading in every walk of life.
Furthermore, its area is no more restricted to hospitals or personal clinics, rather it has wide applications at work-places, community health centers, governmental agencies, social service agencies and educational institutions as well.
Not just mental issues, today psychologists are involved in dealing subjects pertaining to child abuse, domestic violence, lack of access to health care, workplace violence, and terrorism.
The underneath meaning of this is - there has been a growing realization that almost every human being and social problem can be improved through the application of professional psychology.