Aging & Geropsychology Section

Aging & Geropsychology Section


Dr. Natasha Gallant

As of April of 2023, the name of the Adult Development and Aging Section has been changed to the Aging & Geropsychology Section.


The purpose of this Section is to promote the development of Aging & Geropsychology as a special interest area in psychology. 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, policy statements, and special meetings; and
  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.