CPA Bulletins

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

  • NEW Mind Pad, Summer 2015 issue is available online.Click here to read the issue.

  • NEW "Psychology Works" Fact Sheet on Substance Abuse. Click here for all of the Fact Sheets.

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

  • NEW Attention all Convention Attendees: Please be sure to fill out a Convention Evaluation Survey. These are crucial to improving your Convention experience for next year.
    Attended a Pre-Convention Workshop? Be sure to complete a Pre-Convention Workshop Evaluation.

  • NEW The 2015 CPA Annual Report is now available.

  • NEW Psychotherapy: A better funding model must be found. Click here to read the Globe & Mail article http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/psychotherapy-a-better-funding-model-must-be-found/article24596535/.

  • NEW Need for publicly funded access to services makes front page of the Globe and Mail. Click here to see the article.

  • The Canadian Psychological Association releases new report on the effectiveness of psychological treatments. Click here to read the press release. Click here to read the report: 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 The Royal-Mach-Gaensslen Prize for Mental Health Research. Click here to learn more.

  • NEW Canadian Psychiatric Association’s Choosing Wisely Canada Campaign calls for conversations among patients and physicians about unnecessary tests, treatments and procedures. The list of 13 recommendations can be found here.

  • NEW Occupational Health Psychology Summer Institute – Integrating Well-being Research into Workplace Practices (July 20 – 23, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax). Click here for more information.

  • NEW Resources on Empathy in Clinical Training and Practice (61 articles published in 2013 – 2015). Click here for details.

  • NEW The Manitoba Schizophrenia Society has prepared a video on the Facts and Myths About People Living with Schizophrenia & Psychosis. Click here to watch the video.

  • NEW Psychological Interventions: Recent meta-analyses; citations and summaries. Click here for details.

  • NEW New Suicide Prevention Guidelines Under Development.Click here for more information.

  • A Call to Action: The World Health Organization (WHO) invites Canadian Psychologists to participate in the Global Clinical Practice Network for the ICD-11. Click here for details.

  • Canadian Consortioum for Research Responds to the 2015 Budget. Budget 2015: Some important new investments, but missed opportunities for discovery-driven research. CCR BUDGET RESPONSE, APRIL 2015.

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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…