Evaluating community based psychosocial programmes: why, what & how?
van der Veer, G. (2008). Evaluating community based psychosocial programmes: why, what & how?. Intervention, 6(1), 22-28.
Evaluation of psychosocial programmes can be carried out for a variety reasons. It is the nature of these reasons that determines what is exactly is evaluated, what criteria and which methods are used. In this article, the focus is on evaluation as a pathway to learn from experience and develop expertise. Some evaluation criteria are discussed, and a step-by-step plan is described.