Black Psychology Section

Black Psychology Section

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Section for Black Psychology LogoStatement of Purpose and Goals
The purpose of the section will be to serve the particular and specific needs of members interested in Black Psychology.

Hereinafter, the word “Black” will include but is not limited to any person with African and/or Caribbean lineage, including biracial and multiracial persons who have such heritage.

The Section on Black Psychology sees its mission as promoting and advancing practitioners, educators, students, and scientists of psychology who identify as Black and who are concerned about psychology-related issues that impact Black people.

Founding Chairpersons: Ms. Kafui Sawyer,
Founding Officers: Ms. Anita Shaw, Dr. Helen Ofosu, Dr. Monnica Williams, Dr. Erin Beettam.


2022 – 2023 Section Executive

CHAIR: Mrs. Kafui Sawyer

CHAIR-ELECT: Dr. Helen Ofosu

SECRETARY-TREASURER: Dr. Erin Beettam

OFFICER-AT-LARGE: Dr. Monnica T. Williams

STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE: Ms. Barbara Afram

STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE: Ms. Jennifer McWilliams

Black Psychology Section Executive 2022-2023