Psychologists' Association of Alberta

 

The Mission of the Psychologists’ Association of Alberta is to advance the science-based profession of psychology and to promote the well-being and potential of all Albertans.


 

 

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Greater Edmonton Teachers Convention

It was a goooooood time!  (as always) It’s great to talk-shop with teachers....and to bump into those whom I've worked with over the years. I'll be looking forward to the next one! “

 

Edmonton Regional Science Fair

 “I have never seen so much 'CUTE' under one roof, the energy is incredible....and at the end of the day, you know that you've been part of something that these kids will always carry with them.”

 

- PAA Contributor, Dr. Christopher Armstrong

 


 

 

In the wake of the terrible tragedy involving the Humboldt Broncos, Alberta Health Services has set up a webpage with information on services and supports that are available in Alberta for those who may need support.

You can find the page here: https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/info/page15944.aspx.


Please pass this along to anyone who might benefit from the information. 

 

 


 

Alberta Health is recruiting for physician, psychiatrist and public members to serve on the Mental Health Review Panel Roster, as well as seeking lawyers to serve as a chair on the south panel – all with terms that would start in spring 2019.   .... More

 

 

 


 

 

                                            New Commercial

 


Join us in widely distributing and sharing our new commercial – in social media, on your own websites, with your patients and organization, and anywhere you think it's useful.

 

 

                                                  Life's Journey ... View

 


 

Psychological Service Funds

     

 The PAA Psychological Service Funds help people who can't afford the services of a psychologist to access the help they need.

The funds have been expended and no further funds will be available until the next disbursement from the Foundation in October of 2018

     


 

 

 

 


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Please be aware of Phishing Scams

 

Psychologists' Association of Alberta has been made aware of a phishing scam targeting Psychologists. If you receive an email from this person “Aaron Charles” at aaron_charles31@yahoo.com or "Larry Faith" at js37188@gmail.com, we ask that you do not answer him.

 

Example of email scam.....details

  

Scam experience from Psychologists.....details

 

Report & How to Protect Yourself

If you want to report abusive behavior spam or email scams, please contact to scammer’s email client such as Gmail, Yahoo, Icloud and etc.

 

Visit Government of Canada for How to Protect Yourself and Report on Counterfeit Checks and Money Orders

                     


  

 

Medical Assistance in Dying – please note that the Office of the Public Guardian & Trustee has issued a directive for Designated Capacity Assessors – note that this designation does not imply designation to conduct capacity assessments specific to MAID.

 PAA is currently exploring psychological health and the involvement of psychologists in this regard. 

   


 

  

 PAA Membership 

 

Not a member? Join one of the strongest national professional associations in psychology 

 

                       Member Benefits and Services 

 


 

healthy workplace brochure     

    Healthy Workplaces

 

Learn more about psychologically healthy workplaces and nominate an organization 

 

Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award

 

 

 



PodcastPodcasts

 

Members have access to free podcasts on topics of interest

 

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