2015 Federal Election

  • IMPORTANT CPA call to action: election 2015
    CPA encourages members to write a letter to the candidates in their riding asking about their commitment to improving access to psychological services, research funding, and education. Click here for details.

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    CPA Bulletins

    The latest news of relevance to and or from the Canadian Psychological Association:

  • Exciting news! CPA is introducing a new membership system with improved features that will make renewing your membership and accessing and updating your personal information much easier. Click here for more information.

  • NEW Psynopsis Magazine – Winter Issue: Call for Submissions. The Winter 2016 issue of Psynopsis Magazine is devoted to looking at Mental Health, Homelessness, and Housing. Click here for more details.

  • NEW Sign up now to attend a free CPA Summit on Knowledge Mobilization! Click here for more information, or Register now to secure your space!

  • NEW The Submission System for the 2016 CPA Convention is now open. Click here for details.

  • NEW Call for Nominations for the 2016 CPA Awards, President’s New Researcher Awards and Fellows. Click here for details.

  • Do you have a master’s or doctoral degree in psychology? If yes, complete the Psychology Graduate Survey now.

  • NEW The summer issue of Psynopsis Magazine, special issue on Understanding Suicide, is now available online. Click here to read the issue.

  • CPA report on the effectiveness of psychological treatments. Click here to read The Efficacy and Effectiveness of Psychological Treatments.

  • CPA-Commissioned Report on Access to Psychological Services: An Imperative for Change: Access to Psychological Services for Canada. The Mental Health Commission of Canada applauds the work of the Canadian Psychological Association. Click here to read the letter of support.

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    What's New!

    The latest news of relevance to the science, practice, and education of psychology:

  • NEW CPA Journals Press Release: Time to focus on the strengths of children with ADHD. Read the release.

  • NEW New Alzheimer's Resources for Clinicians, PTS, & Families: Articles, Books, Websites. Click here for details.

  • NEW September 30, 2015 - Press Release: Psychologists Welcome Liberal Party of Canada’s Commitment to Mental Health. Read the press release.

  • NEW “Australia's Mind Spot Clinic: Accessible, efficient and effective online assessment and treatment for anxiety and depression”. Attend this free lecture (October 8, 2015), via livestream or in person in Regina, SK. Click here for more information.

  • NEW Press Release - The Canadian Psychological Association Supports the Health Action Lobby's Call to Action on Health Care – The Canadian Way.

  • NEW CPA is proud to have been a part of the HELPinKIDS&Adults authorship team for this new guideline for reducing pain during vaccine injections. Read the Canadian Medical Association Journal article here. .

  • NEW Mood Disorders Society of Canada has released the results of their second pan-Canadian survey. Click here for details.

  • NEW As part of the Choosing Wisely Campaign, the Canadian Psychiatric Association recommends that non-pharmacologic measures, like sleep hygiene techniques and behavioural interventions, be first treatment options in most cases of insomnia. Read more.

  • The Advisory panel on healthcare innovation released its report on July 17, 2015: Unleashing Innovation: Excellent Healthcare for Canada. Click here for more information.

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    Psychology Graduate Survey

    The CPA is calling on EVERYONE across the country that has EVER completed a MASTER’S or DOCTORAL degree in ANY AREA of psychology to complete this survey. More…

    Now in CPA’s Journals

    Click “more” to see the most recent release of Canadian Psychology, Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, and Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology and to keep up-to-date on news relevant to each journal. More…