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







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


Members Only Area