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.



 

 

Call For Vendors – Trauma Psychologists

 

 

 The PAA Reconnection & Integration Program is calling  for vendors. PAA’s Wood Buffalo Region Wildfires  Psychological Trauma Treatment Program will publicly launch once we have an approved vendors list. This program will fund direct trauma treatment or assessment specific to the 2016 Wood Buffalo Region Wildfires. Psychologists residing in Wood Buffalo, or those with competency in trauma treatment who meet our eligibility criteria (see Members Only area) are encouraged to apply. ... More.  This program is funded by the Canadian Red Cross. Together, we support a psychologically healthy Alberta

 


  

 




  Formal public engagement on the legalization of cannabis in Alberta until 31 July 2017. Online survey at www.alberta.ca/cannabis and more information 

 

 


 

  

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. 

   


 

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 2017

                                 


  

 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