Top Psychology Resources in the U.S.

There are hundreds of associations, organizations, agencies, consortiums, societies, institutes, boards, and other groups in the United States that help support and encourage growth in the field of psychology. The following U.S. psychology resources are sorted by popularity and can be searched with specific terms using the instant search filter box. They also can be searched alphabetically by clicking on the blue resource bar. Helpful search terms for specific topics might include (to name a few): certification, exam, internship, clinical, forensics, child, family, marriage, social, women, gender, autism, and geriatrics. State specific resources can be found on individual state pages.

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National Institute of Mental Health NIMH is the lead federal agency for research on mental disorders.
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American Psychological Association The APA is a scientific and professional organization that represents psychologists in the United States.
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National Alliance on Mental Illness NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
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Association for Psychological Science The APS is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of scientific psychology and its representation at the national and international level.
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American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry The mission of AACAP is to promote the healthy development of children, adolescents, and families through advocacy, education, and research, and to meet the professional needs of child and adolescent psychiatrists throughout their careers.
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APA Psychologist Locator The Psychologist Locator makes it easy for you to find practicing psychologists in your local area. The Psychologist Locator lets you consider many factors in searching for psychologists, including their areas of specialization, gender, insurance accepted, languages spoken and much more.
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American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy AAMFT is the professional association for the field of marriage and family therapy.
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American Psychiatric Association APA is an organization of psychiatrists working together to ensure humane care and effective treatment for all persons with mental illness, including substance use disorders.
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Bureau of Labor Statistics for Psychologists Information and statistics on psychologists such as: what they do, work environment, how to become one, pay, job outlook, and more.
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American Association of Community Psychiatry We are the national group of community psychology psychiatrists committed to promoting health, recovery, and resilience in people, families, and communities.
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Society for Neuroscience SFN is the world’s largest organization of scientists and physicians devoted to understanding the brain and the nervous system.
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National Association of School Psychologists NASP is a professional association that represents more than 25,000 school psychologists, graduate students, and related professionals throughout the United States and 25 other countries.
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American Psychological Association of Graduate Students APAGS aspires to achieve the highest quality graduate training experience for the next generation of scientific innovators, expert practitioners and visionary leaders in psychology.
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American Journal of Community Psychology Publishes original quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods research; theoretical papers; empirical reviews; reports of innovative community programs or policies; and first person accounts of stakeholders involved in research, programs, or policy.
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Social Psychology Network Mission is to promote peace, social justice, and sustainable living through public education, research, and the advancement of psychology.
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APA and Affiliated Journals List of American Psychological Association and Affiliated Journals
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Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology SIOP is the premier membership organization for those practicing and teaching I-O psychology.
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Behavior Analyst Certification Board BACB is a nonprofit corporation established in 1998 to meet professional credentialing needs identified by behavior analysts, governments, and consumers of behavior analysis services.
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Journal for Health Psychology A leading international peer reviewed journal that aims to support and help shape research in health psychology from around the world.
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Psych Web Dedicated to students and teachers of psychology. It contains career advice for psychology majors, a review of psychology and religion as an academic discipline, and a full-length, free introductory psychology textbook.
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Society for Personality and Social Psychology The world’s largest organization of social and personality psychologists. SPSP strives to advance the science, teaching, and application of social and personality psychology.
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The American Journal of Psychology Has published some of the most innovative and formative papers in psychology throughout its history.
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PSI CHI, The International Honor Society in Psychology The Psi Chi mission is to encourage, stimulate, and maintain excellence in scholarship of the individual members in all fields, particularly in psychology, and to advance the science of psychology.
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American Psychiatric Association Publishing Is the world’s premier publisher of books, eBooks and journals on psychiatry, mental health and behavioral science.
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Elsevier Cognitive Psychology Journal Specializes in extensive articles that have a major impact on cognitive theory and provide new theoretical advances.
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APA Divisions APA’s 54 divisions are interest groups that represent subdisciplines of psychology (e.g., experimental, social, or clinical) while others focus on topical areas such as aging, ethnic-minorities or trauma.
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APA Find a Psychiatrist Find a psychiatrist that specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental illness and substance abuse disorders. This is an APA opt-in database.
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APA Society of Clinical Psychology Represent the field of Clinical Psychology through encouragement and support of the integration of clinical psychological science and practice in education, research, application, advocacy and public policy, attending to the importance of diversity.
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Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies The ABCT is a multidisciplinary organization committed to the enhancement of health and well-being by advancing the scientific understanding, assessment, prevention, and treatment of human problems through the global application of behavioral, cognitive, and biological evidence-based principles.
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Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology ACEP members represent new and experienced mental health and helping professionals from around the world who use energy psychology methods and various forms of energy medicine in their practice.
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Elsevier Journals in Psychology Publishes journals covering Applied Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Educational Psychology and Social Psychology and Cognitive Science and Cognitive Neuroscience.
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Society for Judgment and Decision Making SJDM is an interdisciplinary academic organization dedicated to the study of normative, descriptive, and prescriptive theories of judgments and decisions. Its members include psychologists, economists, organizational researchers, decision analysts, and other decision researchers.
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American Board of Professional Psychology The ABPP serves the public by promoting provision of quality psychological services through the examination and certification of professional psychologists engaged in specialty practice.
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American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology The ABPN is dedicated to serving the public interest and the professions of psychiatry and neurology by promoting excellence in practice through certification and maintenance of certification processes.
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Consortium for Research on Emotional Intelligence in Organizations The mission of CREIO is to advance research and practice of emotional and social intelligence in organizations through the generation and exchange of knowledge.
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International Society of Political Psychology ISPP is an interdisciplinary organization representing all fields of inquiry concerned with exploring the relationships between political and psychological processes.
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Wiley International Journal of Psychology Advances psychological research of interest and relevance for the human condition around the world, and serves as the outlet for internationally relevant basic and applied research in scientific psychology.
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American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry AAAP are psychiatrists, faculty, medical students, residents and fellows and related health professionals committed to evidence-based clinical practices and research in the prevention, identification and treatment of substance use disorders and co-occurring mental disorders.
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Cognitive Neuroscience Society CNS is committed to the development of mind and brain research aimed at investigating the psychological, computational, and neuroscientific bases of cognition.
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International School Psychology Association ISPA has been proud to promote the work of school psychologists world-wide since the early 1970s. We provide training, resources, and a global community to school psychologists or those interested in the field.
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American Psychoanalytic Association APsaA is the oldest national psychoanalytic organization in the nation. APsaA as a professional organization for psychoanalysts, focuses on education, research and membership development.
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Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers The APPIC organization exists to provide a service to members who are interested in the training of doctoral and postdoctoral psychologists as well as the working with the National Match Program that places psychology doctoral students in internships.
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American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law AAPL is an organization of psychiatrists dedicated to excellence in practice, teaching, and research in forensic psychiatry.
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American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry The AAGP is a membership association of nearly 2,000 geriatric psychiatrists and other health care professionals in the United States, Canada, and abroad, dedicated to the mental well-being of older adults.
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American Psychiatric Nurses Association The APNA has grown to be the largest professional membership organization committed to the specialty practice of psychiatric-mental health (PMH) nursing and wellness promotion, prevention of mental health problems, and the care and treatment of persons with psychiatric disorders.
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Association for Applied Sport Psychology AASP is the leading organization for sport psychology consultants and professionals who work with athletes, coaches, non-sport performers (dancers, musicians), business professionals, and tactical occupations (military, firefighters, police) to enhance their performance from a psychological standpoint.
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Association for Behavior Analysis International Since 1974, ABAI has been the primary membership organization for those interested in the philosophy, science, application, and teaching of behavior analysis.
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Society of Behavioral Medicine SBM is a non-profit organization that brings together multiple independent disciplines: from nursing, psychology, and medicine to public health to provide new perspectives and progress on human behavior, health, and illness.
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Academy for the Psychoanalytic Arts The Academy's Mission is to advance the study of psychoanalytic epistemology, theory, practice, ethics, and education within a psychological framework consisting of philosophy, the arts, and the anthropic sciences.
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International Neuropsychological Society INS was founded in 1967 as a scientific and educational organization dedicated to enhancing communication among the scientific disciplines which contribute to the understanding of brain-behavior relationships.
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Psychology Tools Mission is twofold: to ensure that therapists worldwide have access to the high-quality evidence-based tools they need to conduct effective therapy, and to be a reliable source of psychological self-help for the public.
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Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues SPSSI is a group of over 3000 scientists from psychology and related fields and others who share a common interest in research on the psychological aspects of important social and policy issues.
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Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards The ASPPB is the alliance of state, provincial, and territorial agencies responsible for the licensure and certification of psychologists throughout the United States and Canada.
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International Association for Analytical Psychology The IAAP was founded in 1955 by a group of analysts who were close to C. G. Jung.
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APA Society of Counseling Psychology SCP brings together psychologists, students, and international and professional affiliates who are dedicated to promoting education and training, scientific investigation, practice, and diversity and public interest in professional psychology.
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International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology The aims of IACCP are to facilitate communication among persons interested in a diverse range of issues involving the intersection of culture and psychology.
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Journal of Educational Psychology Main purpose is to publish original, primary psychological research pertaining to education across all ages and educational levels.
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National Academy of Neuropsychology The mission of NAN is to advance neuropsychology as a science and health profession, to promote human welfare, and to generate and disseminate knowledge of brain-behavior relationships.
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National Register of Health Service Psychologists The largest credentialing organization for psychologists in the United States. Founded in 1974, the National Register certifies licensed psychologists as health service providers and reviews credentials for doctoral students.
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APA Society for the Teaching of Psychology STP promotes excellence in the teaching and learning of psychology. The Society provides resources and services, access to a global collaborative community, and opportunities for professional development.
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International Psychoanalytical Association The IPA exists to advance psychoanalysis. It is the world’s primary accrediting and regulatory body for the profession, and our mission is to ensure the continued vigor and development of the science of psychoanalysis.
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North American Society of Adlerian Psychology NASAP mission is to foster and promote the research, knowledge, training, and application of Adlerian Psychology, maintaining its principles and encouraging its growth.
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The National Psychologist This publication is intended to keep psychologists informed about practice issues and is published six times a year.
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American College of Neuropsychopharmacology ACNP is a professional, international organization of leading brain scientists.
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Association of Professional Behavior Analysts The APBA mission is to promote and advance the science-based practice of applied behavior analysis.
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International Union of Psychological Science IUPsyS works to promote the development, representation and advancement of psychology as a basic and applied science nationally, regionally, and internationally.
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Society of Experimental Social Psychology SESP is an international scientific organization dedicated to the advancement of social psychological research. Our typical members have Ph.D.s in social psychology, and work in academic or other research settings.
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American Board of Forensic Psychology The organization entrusted with that role regarding board certification in Forensic Psychology is the ABPP, which attests that the certified professional possesses a high level of professional competence in the specialty area.
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American Psychosomatic Society APS mission is to advance and integrate the scientific study of biological, psychological, behavioral and social factors in health and disease.
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APA Society for Community Research and Action The SCRA (Community Psychology) serves many different disciplines that focus on community research and action. Our members are committed to promoting health and empowerment and to preventing problems in communities, groups, and individuals.
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Articles, Research, & Resources in Psychology A psychology resource provides free access to a variety of articles from journals by Ken Pope, Ph.D
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Association for Women is Psychology AWP is a diverse feminist community of psychologists and allied professionals invested in the integration of personal, professional, and political power in the service of social justice.
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International Association of Applied Psychology The IAAP is the oldest international association of psychologists. Founded in 1920, it now has more than 3.000 members from more than 80 countries.
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American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology AACN Mission is to advance the profession of Clinical Neuropsychology through its advocacy of outstanding educational and public policy initiatives.
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American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists AACP provides a forum to share information for psychiatrists engaged in direct patient care, and to keep abreast of the latest scientific developments relevant to the practice of psychiatry.
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American Academy of Clinical Psychology The AACP is an organization of Board Certified psychologists in the specialty of Clinical Psychology who have joined together to promote high quality services in Clinical Psychology, through encouraging high standards and ethical practice in the field.
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American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training AADPRT mission is to promote excellence in the education and training of future psychiatrists and welcomes individual and institutional members to take advantage of its networking, educational offerings, and especially its annual meetings.
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Asian American Psychological Association The AAPA advocates on behalf of Asian Americans as well as advancing Asian American psychology.
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Society for Consumer Psychology The SCP is an organization dedicated to the study of how people relate to the products and services that they purchase or use.
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Society for Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytic Psychology One of the largest associations of psychoanalytic professionals and scholars in the world.
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Association of VA Psychologist Leaders AVAPL is a non-profit organization with a voluntary membership of psychologists with various leadership roles within the Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA).
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Christian Association for Psychological Studies CAPS is a vibrant Christian organization with a rich tradition. Founded in 1956 by a small group of Christian mental health professionals, CAPS has grown to more than 1200 members in the U.S., Canada and more than 25 other countries.
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Eastern Psychological Association EPA was founded in 1896 and is the oldest of the regional Psychological Associations in the United States. Its sole purpose is to advance the science and profession through the dissemination of professional information about the field of Psychology.
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Midwestern Psychological Association MPA purpose is to share your research, make new friends, and connect with pyschological scientists from across the Midwest and the world.
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Society for Psychophysiological Research The SPR purpose is to foster research on the interrelationships between the physiological and psychological aspects of behavior.
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Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality Promotes psychological theory, research, and clinical practice to understand the significance of religion and spirituality in people's lives and in the discipline of psychology.
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Western Psychological Association The WPA was founded in 1921 for the purpose of stimulating the exchange of scientific and professional ideas and, in so doing to enhance interest in the processes of research and scholarship in the behavioral sciences.
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APA Quantitative and Qualitative Methods Our membership includes specialists in the fields of educational psychology, industrial-organizational psychology, individual assessment, measurement, program evaluation, psychometrics, qualitative inquiry, research interviewing, research methods and statistics.
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APA Society for the Psychology of Women Provides an organizational base for all feminists, women and men of all national origins, who are interested in teaching, research, or practice in the psychology of women.
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Federation of Assocations in Behavioral and Brain Sciences FABBS is a coalition of scientific societies that share an interest in advancing the sciences of mind, brain, and behavior. We communicate the importance and contributions of basic and applied research in these areas to policy makers and the public.
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Global Journal of Community Psychology Practice GJCPP is an online journal for practitioners of community psychology and community improvement.
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Society for Humanistic Psychology The society represents a constellation of "humanistic psychologies" that includes the earlier Rogerian, transpersonal and existential orientations as well as the more recently developing perspectives of phenomenological, hermeneutic, constructivist, feminist and postmodern (social constructionist) psychologies.
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Society for Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology The Society represents the field of exercise and sport psychology; an interdisciplinary specialization that cuts across psychology and the sport sciences and seeks to further the clinical, educational and scientific foundations of exercise and sport psychology.
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Society for the Advancement of Psychotherapy Is committed to preserving and expanding the theoretical and evidentiary base for psychotherapy and psychotherapeutic relationships, supporting life-long learning of psychotherapeutic skills, as well as making the benefits of psychotherapy accessible to all.
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Society for the Improvement of Psychological Science SIPS brings together scholars working to improve methods and practices in psychological science.
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Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine SBSM is an interdisciplinary organization committed to advancing the scientific approach to studying the behavioral, psychological, and physiological dimensions of sleep and sleep disorders and the application of this knowledge to the betterment of individuals and societies worldwide.
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Society of Biological Psychiatry The SBP vision is to advance understanding, investigation, and treatment of psychiatric disorders until they are eliminated as a cause of human suffering.
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Southeastern Psychological Association SEPA is a regional psychological association affiliated with the American Psychological Association (APA).
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Trauma Psychology Was founded to keep trauma and its effects at the forefront of the conversation within the American Psychological Association.
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American Association for Emergency Psychiatry AAEP is a multidisciplinary organization that serves as the voice of emergency mental health. The membership includes directors of psychiatric emergency services and emergency departments, psychiatrists, emergency physicians, nurses, social workers, psychologists, physician assistants, educators and other professionals involved in emergency psychiatry.
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American Psychology-Law Society The AP-LS enhances well-being, justice and human rights through the science and practice of psychology in legal contexts.
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APA Psychologists in Independent Practice The Community for Psychologists in Independent Practice. We offer tools and learning opportunities to increase your professional skill building and practice development across the span of your career.
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APA Psychopharmacology and Substance Abuse Promotes teaching, research, and dissemination of information regarding the effects of drugs on behavior.
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Association for Research in Personality ARP is a scientific organization devoted to bringing together scholars whose research contributes to the understanding of personality structure, processes, and development.
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International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis ISPS promotes dialogue and multidisciplinary interaction, enriching our knowledge of the psychological and experiential aspects of psychosis and welcomes all those interested in psychological and social approaches to psychosis.
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Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association PRA is the premiere membership organization for the worldwide recovery workforce, advocating for the field on the Federal and State level here in the US, certifying professional expertise in psychiatric rehabilitation.
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Society for Philosophy and Psychology The purpose of the SPP is to promote interaction between philosophers, psychologists and other cognitive scientists on issues of common concern.
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Society for the Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity The SPSOGD focuses on the diversity of human sexual orientations by supporting research, promoting education and affecting professional and public policy.
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Southwestern Psychological Association SWPA works to promote and strengthen psychology’s scientific, professional and educational facets. SWPA prides itself on serving the psychological community by providing access to scientific advances and professional development within a collegial atmosphere.
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The American College of Psychiatrists The ACP comprises more than 750 psychiatrists who have demonstrated excellence in the field of psychiatry, and achieved national recognition in clinical practice, research, academic leadership, or teaching.
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Association of Postdoctoral Programs in Clinical Neuropsychology APPCN mission is to offer the highest quality competency-based residency training in clinical neuropsychology with an emphasis on preparation for future specialty board certification.
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Community Psychology Topical Interest Group CPTIG promotes the values and methods of community psychology in evaluation and evaluation theory and practice in community psychology.
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Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research Founded in 1958 as a membership society for analysts sharing an interest in Freud’s theory and technique, IPTAR continues to be a community committed to the lifelong study of psychoanalysis.
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International Association for Psychoanalytic Self Psychology IAPSP is an Illinois non-profit corporation comprising an international community of physicians, psychologists, social workers, marriage and family therapists, and nurse practitioners. While self psychology is a theory based on psychoanalytic principles, psychoanalytic training is not in itself a prerequisite for membership.
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Society for Mathematical Psychology SMP promotes the advancement and communication of research in mathematical psychology and related disciplines.
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APA Adult Development and Aging Strives to advance the study of psychological development and change throughout the adult years.
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APA Developmental Psychology Promotes research in the field of developmental psychology. Enhance undergraduate and graduate education in developmental psychology.
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Association for Academic Psychiatry The AAP AAP) focuses on education in psychiatry at every level from the beginning of medical school through lifelong learning for psychiatrists and other physicians.
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National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology NITOP is an annual conference for teachers of psychology who wish to explore new ideas that will enhance and broaden their teaching skills.
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Society for Media Psychology and Technology The Society focuses on the roles psychologists play in various aspects of the media, including, but not limited to, radio, television, film, video, newsprint, magazines and newer technologies.
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Society of Psychological Hypnosis Devoted to exchanging scientific information, advancing appropriate teaching and research, and developing high standards for the practice of hypnosis.
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American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology ABCN is a specialty board of the American Board of Professional Psychology and is responsible for administration of the examination for competence in the specialty of Clinical Neuropsychology.
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APA Educational Psychology This organization expands psychological knowledge and theory relevant to education, to extend the application of psychological knowledge and services to all aspects of education, to develop professional opportunities in educational psychology, to further the development of psychological theory through the study of educational processes, and to promote cooperation and joint action with others having similar or related purposes.
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APA Society for the History of Psychology An international organization of scholars, teachers, and members whose interests and scholarship are concerned with understanding the historical events and important people who have shaped the development of psychological thought and practice.
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National Alliance of Professional Psychology Providers Our Mission is to promote and advocate for the clinical practice of doctoral level psychology.
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Psychological Clinical Science Accreditation System PCSAS is an independent, non-profit organization that provides rigorous, objective, and empirically based accreditation of Ph.D. programs that adhere to a clinical science training model.
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Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology SSCP purpose is to affirm and continue to promote the integration of the scientist and the practitioner in training, research, and applied endeavors. Its members represent a diversity of interests and theoretical orientations across clinical psychology.
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Society for Clinical Neuropsychology The SCN is a scientific and professional organization dedicated to the study of brain-behavior relationships, and the clinical application of that knowledge to human problems.
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Society for Occupational Health Psychology SOHP is a professional organization dedicated to helping workers worldwide become safer, healthier, happier, and more productive.
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Society for Social Neuroscience The mission of the society is to serve as an international, interdisciplinary, distributed gathering place to advance and foster scientific training, research, and applications in the field for the sake of humankind.
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Society for Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology The STPP encourages and facilitates informed exploration and discussion of psychological theories and issues in both their scientific and philosophical dimensions and interrelationships.
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Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology SCCAP promotes scientific inquiry, training, professional practice, and public policy in clinical child and adolescent psychology as a means of improving the welfare and mental health of children, youth, and families in the context of a diverse society.
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American Board of Professional Neuropsychology ABN encourages the pursuit of excellence and recognizes competence in skills relevant to the practice of clinical neuropsychology.
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American Institute for Psychoanalysis AIP has been training mental health professionals for the clinical practice of psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy since its establishment in 1941.
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American Psychiatric Association Foundation The APA Foundation focuses on the nation’s most pressing social mental health issues across our society. We complement the professional work of the APA by administering public outreach programs and support.
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American Society for the Advancement of Pharmacotherapy The ASAP was created to enhance psychological treatments combined with psychopharmacological medications.
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American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology ASCP was founded in 1992 to advance the science and practice of clinical psychopharmacology.
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APA Applied Experimental and Engineering Psychology Our goal is to understand human performance and apply this knowledge to improve human-machine interactions.
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APA Behavior Analysis Promotes basic research, both animal and human, in the experimental analysis of behavior and the application of the results of such research to human affairs. Addresses contemporary issues related to the philosophy, research, and applied practice of Behavior Analysis.
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APA State, Provincial and Territorial Psychological Association Affairs The goal of the SPTA is to provide you and your psychological associations with useful resources, services and benefits as well as being your voice for psychological association issues within APA.
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Association for Child Psychoanalysis ACP was founded in 1965 to provide a forum for the interchange of ideas and clinical experience in order to advance the psychological treatment and understanding of children and adolescents and their families.
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Association of Medicine and Psychiatry AMP was founded in 1991 by physicians concerned about the care of patients at the interface of medicine and psychiatry.
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Community Psychology Goes beyond an individual focus and integrates social, cultural, economic, political, environmental, and international influences to promote positive change, health, and empowerment at individual and systemic levels.
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Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry The mission of GAP is to bring together top psychiatrists across all disciplines and offer an objective, critical perspective on current issues facing psychiatry.
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International Council of Psychologists The mission of ICP is to advance the science and practice of psychology and to support the use of psychological knowledge to promote social health and justice.
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Masters in Psychology and Counseling Accreditation Council MPCAC mission is to accredit academic programs that provide science-based education and training in the practice of counseling and psychological services at the master’s level, using both counseling and psychological principles and theories as they apply to specific populations and settings.
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Psychologists in Public Service Responds to the needs of the public in areas such as psychological practice, research, training, and policy formation. Provides a forum for its members to discuss common professional interests, to advocate for the mental health needs of the public, and to promote the use of evaluation and research in public research programs.
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Society for Child and Family Policy and Practice Is committed to the application of psychological knowledge to advocacy, social justice, service delivery and public policies affecting children, youth and families in a diverse and inclusive society.
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Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity and Race The major representative body for psychologists who conduct research on ethnic minority concerns or who apply psychological knowledge and techniques to ethnic minority issues.
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Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry The ACLP represents psychiatrists dedicated to the advancement of medical science, education, and health care for persons with comorbid psychiatric and general medical conditions, and provides national and international leadership in the furtherance of those goals.
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American Academy of Forensic Psychology AAFP is a non-profit organization of board certified forensic psychologists. Our mission is to contribute to the development and maintenance of forensic psychology as a specialized field of study, research and practice.
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Association of Women Psychiatrists The mission of AWP is to mobilize women psychiatrists to work together for quality mental health care of all persons, particularly women. AWP promotes inclusive leadership, professional development, and networking among women psychiatrists.
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International Society for Sports Psychiatry The ISSP aims to carry the science and practice of psychiatry to the athletic community, so that all people may enjoy the benefits of healthy participation in sports.
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Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology SBN is an interdisciplinary scientific organization dedicated to the study of hormonal processes and neuroendocrine systems that regulate behavior.
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Society for Health Psychology Established to facilitate collaboration among psychologists and other health science and health care professionals.
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Society for Police and Criminal Psychology SPCP is an eclectic professional organization that encourages the scientific study of police and criminal psychology and the application of scientific knowledge to problems in criminal justice.
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Society of Psychologists in Management SPIM is professional society made up of excellent and congenial psychologists who work as executives, managers, leaders and consultants with executives and managers in organizations and corporations in a variety of sectors, including business, government, health, community services and consulting and academics.
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APA Society for Experimental Psychology and Cognitive Science Represents the interests and concerns of psychologists whose principal area of study or research lies within the field of general experimental psychology.
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APA The Society for General Psychology Promotes the creation of coherence among psychology’s diverse specialties by encouraging members to incorporate multiple perspectives from psychology’s sub-disciplines into their research, theory and practice.
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Health Psychology section of APA Division 17 Dedicated to the science and practice of counseling psychology in health related contexts
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Social & Affective Neuroscience Society SANS) is committed to research investigating the neural basis of social and affective processes. The Society was founded in 2008 and now comprises over 400 members.
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Society for Behavioral Neuroscience and Comparative Psychology Members are devoted to studying the biology of behavior. Their focus is on behavior and its relation to perception, learning, memory, cognition, motivation, and emotion.
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Society for Couple and Family Psychology The society’s mission is to expand both the study and practice of family psychology through education, research and clinical practice.
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Society for Environmental, Population and Conservation Psychology Members conduct research and advance theory to improve interactions between human behavior and environment and population.
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Society of Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy A forum for psychologists interested in research, teaching and practice in group psychology and group psychotherapy.
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Academy of Psychological Clinical Science APCS is an alliance of leading, scientifically oriented, doctoral and internship training programs in clinical psychology and health psychology in the United States and Canada.
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American Association of Chairs of Departments of Psychiatry The AACDP represents the leaders of departments of psychiatry in all of the medical schools in the United States and Canada.
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APA School Psychology Our members’ primary professional interests focus on psychology with children, youth, families, and the schooling process. We offer a cohesive community for members to engage with one another regarding science, practice, and policy relevant to the field of school psychology.
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Asian Association of Social Psychology AASP mission is to provide scholars in Asia and the Pacific with a collaborative forum for the discussion, promotion, capabilities building, and publication of their research.
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Association of Directors of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry ADMSEP is an organization of psychiatric educators dedicated to the education of medical students in the psychiatry and behavioral sciences.
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Brunswik Society an informal association of researchers who are interested in understanding and improving human judgment and decision making. Members of the Society share an appreciation of the work of the psychologist Egon Brunswik.
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Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinities Students, early career psychologists, seasoned psychologists, mental health professionals, social workers, counselors, researchers, and other mindful persons can find a professional home at SPSMM. The society promotes the critical study of how gender shapes and constricts men’s lives.
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Society of Pediatric Psychology The society aims to promote the health and psychological well being of children, youth, and their families through science and an evidence based approach to practice, education, training, advocacy, and consultation.
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Sports Neuropsychology Society SNS mission is to advance the field of sports neuropsychology, to generate and disseminate knowledge regarding brain-behavior relationships as it applies to sports, and to promote the welfare of athletes at all levels.
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American Academy of Pediatric Neuropsychology ABPdN is designed to develop specific academy-organized competency in pediatric neuropsychology.
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Association for Integrative Psychology The purpose of the AIP is to promote awareness and acceptance of complementary, alternative, and integrative approaches to human behavior as viable ways to facilitate change.
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International Society for Self and Identity ISSI is a scholarly association dedicated to promoting the scientific study of the human self.
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New England Psychological Association NEPA is dedicated to the advancement of psychology as a science, as a profession and as a means of promoting human welfare.
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Society of Addiction Psychology The SoAP is an active and diverse group of practitioners and researchers brought together by a common interest in promoting excellence in treatment, prevention, research, and professional training across the broad range of addictive behaviors. SoAP is interested in promoting the professional development of all our members, including students and early career psychologists.
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Society of Consulting Psychology Committed to applying psychological insights for the success and fulfillment of individuals, groups, and organizations. Members are contributing to the definition of consulting psychology and the methods used by consultants.
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World Association for Personality Psychology WAPP is the association for those interested in or working in the areas of personality, individuality, intelligence, and individual differences.
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Rocky Mountain Psychological Association RMPA was founded in 1930 for the purpose of advancing psychology as a science, as a profession and as a means of promoting human welfare in the States of Colorado, Arizona, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.
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Testing, Psychometrics, Methodology in Applied Psychology A quarterly peer-reviewed journal that emphasizes the publication of original research offering new knowledge to the fields of applied psychology, social psychology, work and organizational psychology, and personality psychology.
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APA Society for the Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity and the Arts Committed to interdisciplinary scholarship, both theoretical and empirical, encompassing the visual, literary, and performing arts. We apply personality psychology, clinical psychology, cognitive psychology, perceptual, physiological, and cultural psychologies to diverse artists, styles, and epochs.
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Academy of Medical Psychology AMP is a membership organization for those who are interested or trained in medical psychology. AMP was founded in 1998 to provide a number of membership services, including continuing education, mentoring, recruitment of those wanting to become involved in medical psychology, and to promote research on the practice of medical psychology.
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Council of Professional Psychology Specialities The CoS is a non-profit joint venture to represent and support the development and functioning of recognized specialties in Professional Psychology.
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Society for the Study of Peace, Conflict and Violence The purpose of the society is to increase and apply psychological knowledge in the pursuit of peace. This young organization that welcomes professionals and students who wish to contribute to peace.
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Council of Applied Master's Programs in Psychology CAMPP is the only national organization primarily devoted to the appropriate recognition of master's-level applied psychology training programs and to the representation of these programs before other organizations whose polices and practices affect master's-level psychology.
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Society for Military Psychology Encourages research and the application of psychological research to military problems. Members are military psychologists who serve diverse functions in settings including research activities, management, providing mental health services, teaching, consulting, work with Congressional committees, and advising senior military commands.
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APA Rehabilitation Psychology Our mission is to lead the community of psychologists who, through research, practice, education and advocacy, enhance the well-being of people living with disability or chronic health conditions.
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Association of Physician Assistants in Psychiatry The primary goals of the Association of PAs In Psychiatry (APAP) is to collect, organize, and present information that will help to define and promote the unique professional skills of PAs who practice in the field of mental and psychiatry.
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Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities/Autism Spectrum Disorder A professional organization concerned with psychological research, professional education, and clinical services that address the needs of individuals with IDD/ASD across the life span.
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Psychoanalytic Research Consortium PRC is an independent, Not-for-Profit Corporation, whose purpose has been to collect recordings of psychoanalyses and other psychoanalytically informed psychotherapies.
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International Psychology Represents psychologists who are interested in promoting greater global awareness throughout the discipline.
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National Council of Schools Programs of Professional Psychology NCSPP is an organization composed of delegates from programs and schools of professional psychology. NCSPP’s goal is to advance the development of the highest quality of graduate training in professional psychology.
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American Board of Clinical Child Psychology The ABCCAP is a Specialty Board of the ABPP and is responsible for conducting examinations in the specialty of Clinical Child Psychology, mentoring and training examiners, and awarding the Diploma in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology.
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