CPA Membership: What's in it for you?

  •  CPA is the voice for national and statewide efforts to increase public knowledge of the unique qualifications and expertise of psychologists, and to advocate for psychology and mental health. As a member, you directly impact the profession.
  • CPA is the primary state association of the American Psychological Association (APA) and has access to APA resources through our members and liaisons.
  • CPA’s Legislative Committee works with state officials and political leaders to maintain and improve legislation that regulates, licenses and defines the boundaries of practice for all Colorado psychologists.
  • CPA’s Society for the Advancement of Multiculturalism and Diversity (SAMD), provides opportunities for education, discussion and connection around important topics related to diversity and multiculturalism.
  • CPA is a partner in the Partnership for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Reform. The Partnership’s mission is to raise awareness of mental health and substance issues and ensure quality systems of care and treatment, policy and funding for mental health and substance abuse through collaborative cooperative efforts and action.
  • CPA member discounts to all CPA programs and activities.
 
  • CPA Member Directory—free-of-charge and designed to help your fellow members and consumers find YOU!
  • CPA’s The Colorado Psychologist bi-monthly newsletter contains commentaries, articles on national and state issues affecting psychologists, ethical issues, clinical   theories and advancements and special features.
  • CPA’s E-News keeps you up-to-date on what is happening at CPA.
  • CPA Ethics Consultation - a member of the CPA Ethics Committee is on call to answer your ethics questions following APA’s Ethical Principles. 
  • CPA Networking Opportunities to share ideas, obtain feedback on issues or merely visit with your peers.
  • Volunteer Opportunities abound within the association.  Find something you are passionate about and join a committee, task force, liaison or division.
  • CPA listserv and Facebook page connects you to Colorado's psychology community to request and share information, post events, and stay aware of CPA activities.
  • CPA Website:  Find CPA leaders, events, legislative information, The Colorado Psychologist, and a whole lot more.