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.

Vision PAA & it’s members are recognized leaders in enhancing the psychological health of all Albertans

 


 

 

The Psychologists’ Association of Alberta would like to invite you to contribute
at the PAA booth during the Teachers’ Conventions

Calgary February 14 - 15, 2019
Lethbridge February 21 - 22, 2019

Edmonton February 28 - March 1, 2019

Please contact Cindy at the PAA office if you are interested 
780.424.0294 Edmonton
1.888.424.0297 Toll Free
or Email


Thank you for assisting PAA in promoting the importance of psychological services

 

 


 

 

February, 2019

is national Psychology Month

 

 February is an excellent opportunity for all of us to let the public know what psychology has to offer. Psychology Month raises awareness of the role that psychology plays in our lives, our schools, our communities, & our employment.  What might you do to promote psychology this February?

 

 Get Involved

There's plenty of time to get involved 

 

 We have resources & materials for your own promotional activities

Examples of events

Share your Sucesses

 

 




2017-2018 Annual Report 

 

 

Click here to 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 2019

 


  

 

    The December issue of Psymposium is now available to our members to view on line.

 

Members can log in here to access this issue

 

 

 


 

 


The First Nation Health Consortium is a resource connections Alberta First Nations children and youth to essential services without delay, denial, or disruption.  The service implements Jordan’s Principle, a child-first principle to ensure First Nations children are treated equally and fairly.

To download the poster, click here

To download the brochure, click here

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

Gun Violence Prevention

The Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention & Treatment has a toolkit to support the movement for safe schools. ... 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

 


 

 

 

 


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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

 

Members Only Area