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.



November is Family Violence Prevention Month in Alberta.  This year’s provincial theme is Reach Out. Speak Out. – It Takes All of Us.

This year’s theme and tagline encourages everyone to work together to promote healthy relationships and safe communities in our province.

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PAA’s Wood Buffalo wildfires

psychological trauma treatment program


A trauma psychologist is someone who works with people who have experienced a trauma in an effort to help them overcome that experience and to live a happier and healthier life in a way that helps them to move on from that experience.


If you were impacted by the 2016 Wildfires, please contact PAA’s office.








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.

How to Apply for Funding

Download the application for the Psychological Services Fund in the Member Area "Member Resourcessection of the website.








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 or "Larry Faith" at, 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 


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                       Member Benefits and Services 



healthy workplace brochure     

    Healthy Workplaces


Learn more about psychologically healthy workplaces and nominate an organization 


Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award






Members have access to free podcasts on topics of interest


Members Only Area