CPA Bulletins
  • NEW BMS, the official professional and business liability insurance provider of the CPA, has published a new resource on cyber breaches (malware, ransomware, cyber extorsion, etc.). Click here to read the resource.

  • NEW The Canadian Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (CSIOP) is the winner of the 2018 Best CPA Section Newsletter Award. Click here for details.

  • NEW CPA releases a new position paper on fitness to stand trial and criminal responsibility assessments in Canada. Click here to read the report.

  • NEW The Psychology Foundation of Canada - STUDENT RESEARCH GRANTS Call For Proposals, December 2017.

  • NEW The Psychology Foundation of Canada - Jean Pettifor and Dick Pettifor Scholarship Fund Call For Proposals, January 2017.

  • NEW ICAP 2018 Abstract Submissions are no longer being accepted. Thank you to all who submitted an abstract, the review process is currently in progress with notifications scheduled to go out in February 2018.

  • NEW Congratulations to the Recipients of the 2017 CPA’s Student Research and Knowledge Dissemination Grants. Click here for details.

  • NEW The Fall 2017 issue of Psynopsis on Cannabis Legalization is now available online. Find all our issues of Psynopsis here.

  • In 2018, the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) looks forward to hosting the International Congress on Applied Psychology (ICAP). Psychology, and indeed any discipline, is enhanced by the collegiality and collaboration of researchers and practitioners across the world. Congresses such as ICAP are critical opportunities for knowledge mobilization among global communities of scientists and practitioners. As an organization of scientists, CPA supports policies which allow access to travel for scientists from around the world. As an organization of practitioners concerned about the health and well-being of all the world’s peoples, CPA supports the Canadian government in welcoming international travelers and refugees.

  • RENEW for 2018 CPA’s Online Membership Renewal for 2018 is now open. Renew for 2018 today!

  • Canada’s Psychologists Contributing to Primary Health Care, an updated version of our resource for practitioners on strengthening primary care, is now available. Click here for the full report.

  • CPA’s task force has prepared a series of recommendations for the legalization of cannabis. Read the full report. Read the press release.


What's New!
  • NEW March 1, 2018
    Federal budget 2018: Record new investments for fundamental science, research infrastructure, students and researchers. Click here to read.

  • NEW Budget 2018: Research community welcomes record investments in fundamental research for Canada
    The Canadian Consortium for Research (CCR) applauds the Government of Canada’s budget which provided record new investments for fundamental science and research infrastructure, as well as for students and researchers. Click here to read the Response.

  • NEW February 20 – The Globe and Mail
    Paramedics face suicidal thoughts more frequently than other emergency responders, study finds. Read the article.

  • Ken Pope "Psychological Interventions for Pain: 83 Studies Published in 2013-2017"

  • Ken Pope - Resources for telepsychology and internet-based therapy.

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    CPA Perks
  • NEW CPA position paper entitled Psychologists Practicing to Scope: The Role of Psychologists in Canada’s Public Institutions. Click here to access the paper.

  • 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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