Psychologists in Hospitals and Health Centers

Psychologists in Hospitals and Health Centers

Chair: Dr. Stephanie Greenham, C.Psych.

greenham@cheo.on.ca

Mission:

The Psychologists in Hospitals and Health Centers Section will provide a forum for psychologists who are employed, practice, teach, or conduct research in hospitals and health care settings.

In pursuance of this purpose, the Section:

  1. provides information to members about current activities, events, research and practice developments in the area;
  2. organizes sessions at the annual CPA Convention that are of interest to members;
  3. represents the interests of the Section within CPA through initiating such activities as position papers, guidelines, benchmarks, policy statements, and special meetings;
  4. makes representations, on behalf of its members to external organizations or agencies with the approval of the Executive Committee of the CPA Board of Directors;
  5. supports psychology leadership in their advocacy for administrative support for psychology practice and research;
  6. promotes standards of clinical service and practice-based research; and
  7. shares information among Canadian hospitals and health care settings regarding best practice services and the development and deployment of psychologists.

Executive Committee Meeting

2020

  • Minutes – October 27, 2020
  • Minutes – October 6, 2020
  • Minutes – September 22, 2020
  • Minutes – July 14, 2020
  • Minutes – June 23, 2020
  • Minutes – May 26, 2020
  • Minutes – May 5, 2020
  • Minutes – April 21, 2020
  • Minutes – March 31, 2020
  • Minutes – March 24 2020
  • Minutes – February 24, 2020
  • Minutes – January 28, 2020
  • 2019

  • Minutes – December 16, 2019
  • Minutes – November 18 2019
  • Minutes – October 28, 2019
  • Minutes – October 7, 2019
  • Minutes – September 24, 2019
  • Minutes – May 28, 2019.pdf
  • Minutes – April 30, 2019
  • Minutes – April 2, 2019.pdf
  • Minutes – March 5, 2019
  • Minutes – February 5, 2019
  • 2018

  • Minutes – December 4, 2018
    Agenda – December 4, 2018
  • Minutes – November 6, 2018
    Agenda – November 6, 2018
  • Minutes – October 9, 2018
  • Agenda – September 13, 2018
  • Minutes – August 9, 2018
  • Minutes – July 12, 2018
    Agenda – July 12, 2018
  • Minutes – May 22, 2018
  • Minutes – April 24, 2018
  • Minutes – January 17, 2018
  • 2017

  • Minutes – November 8, 2017
  • Minutes – April 28, 2017
  • Newsletter:

    The Newsletter of the CPA Section of Psychologists in Hospitals and Health Centres, Volume 7, Issue 1 – Fall 2018 is now available.

  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 7, Issue 1, Fall 2018
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 6, Issue 1, Winter 2018
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 5, Issue 1, Spring 2017
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 4, Issue 3, Fall 2016
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 4, Issue 2, Summer 2016
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 4, Issue 1, Winter 2016
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 3, Issue 3, Fall 2015
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 3, Issue 2, Summer 2015
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 3, Issue 1, Winter 2015
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 2, Issue 2, Fall 2014
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 2, Issue 1, Winter 2014
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 1, Issue 3, Fall 2013
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 1, Issue 2, Summer 2013
  • Hospital Psychology, Volume 1, Issue 1, Winter 2013
  • Documents for Review:

    The Guideline Development Committee has prepared the following documents for Section Members to review and comment:

    1. Psychologists Practicing to Scope: The Role of Psychologists in Canada’s Public Institutions
    2. Recommendations for Work Space – Open vs Private Office Space for Psychologists
    3. Guideline for the Organization of Psychology in Hospitals and Health Centres – This document provides recommendations for the organization of psychology and would be of primary interest to Psychology leaders and health care organization administrators.
    4. Resource Guide for Managers of Psychologists – This document can be used as a template and modified according to local jurisdictions and health care organizations. It is designed to provide information and guidance to Program Managers who are not Psychologists but who have or plan to have Psychologists on their health care teams.