Welcome To The Colorado Psychological Association

The Colorado Psychological Association advances the profession of psychology through advocacy and education for the promotion of psychological health and well-being. CPA aims to represent all sectors and specialty areas within the field of psychology. Membership and participation in CPA is one way Colorado psychologists demonstrate their commitment to psychology as a vital profession of the highest standards. CPA has hundred of active members throughout Colorado. Thanks to the diversity of our members, CPA is able to respond to the mental health needs of Colorado's citizens. When you join CPA, you become a part of statewide and national efforts to increase public knowledge of the unique qualifications and expertise of psychologists, and to advocate for psychology and mental health.

Become a Member Today! 

 

Upcoming License Renewal Information for Psychologists

Effective after the 2017 license renewal, or upon the completion of the first renewal of a license thereafter, 40 hours of continuing professional development (CPD) must be completed every 24 month registration period.

  • Current period: September 1, 2019 - August 31, 2021
  • 40 hours of continuing professional development are required for 2019 licensure renewal
  • One (1) continuing education hour (CE) is equivalent to one (1) professional development hour (PDH)

CPA NEWS & UPDATES 

 

11:00AM - 3:30PM MST 

The 2021 Virtual Green Symposium will be comprised of two sessions: Substance Use Disorders: What Psychologists Need to Know (3 CEs) and Today's Marijuana and the Adolescent Brain (NO CEs). View complete details for the day and register by clicking the button below! 

 

Register HERE

  




2021 Risk Management Virtual Workshop
Sequence X: Perplexing Problems in Psychological Practice: Decision Science, Ethics & Risk Management Workshop

Sponsored by:
 

Virtual Workshop
Friday, July 23, 2021 
6.0 CE Credits
8:45am - 4:15pm
NOTE: Join us for CPA's Virtual Annual Meeting,12:30PM - 1:00PM (over the lunch hour)

In partnership with The Trust, CPA will be hosting the 2021 Risk Management Workshop on Friday, July 23rd for an opportunity to earn 6 continuing education credits. The 10th workshop in our Sequence series will continue to emphasize more applied, integrated and strategic methods to help you protect yourself from adverse disciplinary and legal actions, and stay grounded in ethical principles and practices.

The Trust Risk Management Consultants have culled subject matter from some 80,000 consultations provided to date to focus this workshop on problems practitioners often encounter. Topics will include how decision science can inform clinical and ethical decision-making; interjurisdictional practice challenges and navigating the PSYPACT era; complexities in structuring and conducting supervision; managing technology and privacy concerns in practice; and handling subpoenas and depositions. 

View Workshop Information and Register Here

2021 CPA Annual Meeting

In conjunction with the 2021 Risk Management Workshop, CPA welcomes ALL CPA members to our Annual Meeting. CPA will be recognizing outgoing Board members, welcome new Board members, give the Dr. Sarah Burgamy APA Citizenship Award, and hear updates on the association's 2021 goals.

RSVP HERE
 

The Benefits of Membership

  • CPA Member Directory - free-of-charge and designed to help your fellow members and consumers find YOU!
  • The Colorado Psychologist a bi-monthly newsletter contains commentaries, articles on national and state issues affecting psychologists, ethical issues, clinical theories and advancements and special features.
  • 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. 
  • 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.
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Thank you to our Risk Management Sponsor! 


Colorado Crisis Services

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency, please call 911 or go to your nearest emergency services center. 

Colorado Crisis Resources also provides resources for those needing assistance with 
relationship problemsfamily crises, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, suicidal thoughts, bullyingstress and disability. Access Colorado Crisis Resources through their website.

In addition, Rocky Mountain Crisis Partners can provide information on free and low-cost help. You can reach them 24/7 for mental health and substance abuse issues at 
1-844-493-TALK (8255) or visit their website. website: