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.


2017-2018 Annual Report 



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Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) wishes to advise all providers of updated preauthorization requirements under Program of Choice (POC) 12 – Related Health Services for all Clinical Care Manager (CCM) benefit codes. ...More






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 Sources" section of the website. 




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


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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.

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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







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 


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






Members have access to free podcasts on topics of interest


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