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

  • NEW The CPA, together with the Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour and Cognitive Science (CSBBCS), is pleased to announce the winner of the first Best Article Award in the Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology (CJEP). Congratulations to Ian Neath, Tamra J. Bireta, Lisa A. VanWormer, and Aimée Surprenant for “From Brown-Peterson to Continual Distractor via Operation Span: A SIMPLE Account of Complex Span”. Click here for details.

  • NEW The CPA is pleased to announce the winner of the first Best Article Award in Canadian Psychology (CP). Congratulations to Gabriela Ionita and Marilyn Fitzpatrick for “Bringing Science to Clinical Practice: A Canadian Survey of Psychological Practice and Usage of Progress Monitoring Measures”. Click here for details.

  • NEW Eligibility rules revised for Clinical Psychology students conducting NSERC-fundable research. NSERC has revised the rules for scholarship applicants who are enrolled in, or have the intention to enroll in, clinically-oriented psychology programs. As of Competition 2016, the proposed supervisor for these applicants will no longer need to hold an active NSERC Discovery Grant. To be declared eligible, applicants must continue to propose research that is deemed eligible to be funded by NSERC. Click here for more information.

  • NEW Announcing the 2015 Section Newsletter Award Winner: The Section on Counselling Psychology – you can read the winning newsletter here.

  • NEW Registration is now open for CPA’s 76th Annual Convention and the 3rd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference (NACCJPC), which are being held in conjunction with each other in Ottawa, Ontario, June 4-6, 2015.

  • NEW Comments invited on Draft Revision of the Canadian Code of Ethics for Psychologists. Click here for details.

  • Say NO to taxing mental health care by sending a letter to your Member of Parliament. Click here for details.

  • 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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  • Supporting the Health of Victims of Domestic Violence and Child Abuse through Community Programs: Invitation to Submit an LOI. Click here for details.

  • NSERC, CIHR and SSHRC are pleased to announce the release of the Tri-Agency Open Access Policy on Publications. Click here for more information.

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