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.



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. 



 Call for Nominations 2017 for the Board of the Psychologists' Association of Alberta


All nominees must be eligible voting members (Full, Life and Out of Province members) in good standing with the Psychologists' Association of Alberta and shall be nominated by two eligible voting members in good standing with the Psychologists' Association of Alberta.

Board Postions available this Election are: 7 director postions 
(three year term of office). Closing date for nominations: 4:00 p.m. Friday 3 March 2017  Download...

So You Want to Join a Board .....More details


PAA Connects 2017

Our Forum for Learning, Connection & Renewal


25 & 26 May 2017


Fort Edmonton Park, Edmonton, AB

Featuring Dr. Scott Miller 




Advanced Clinical Supervision in Psychology

(CPE 140-014)


A Web Based Certificate Course for Canadian Psychologist

Offered By The University of Calgary and the Psychologists’ Association of Alberta


 February 1, 2017 to April 17, 2017




 Disaster Response Network

PAA has a Disaster Response Network (DRN), to provide volunteer trauma counselling to victims of disasters.

Interested psychologists and registered provisional psychologists are encouraged to volunteer to be part of a provincial PAA Disaster Response Network.

How to Volunteer

To volunteer for the Disaster Response Network submit an application form to the PAA Office. Download...




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.

PAA members can access

The Psychological Services Fund application form in Members Resources    



 PAA Membership 


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healthy workplace brochure     

    Healthy Workplaces


Learn more about psychologically healthy workplaces and nominate an organization 


Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award







 Fort McMurray Disaster & Wildfire Supports
PAA's Disaster Response Network members will be available until June 2017 offering pro-bono psychological services to victims and first responders traumatized by this disaster.


Contact the office 
Edmonton 780-424-0294 Toll Free 1-888-424-0297







Members have access to free podcasts on topics of interest


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