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

 


 

 

 

2017-2018 Annual Report 

 

 

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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

 


 

 

 

 


 

 

Phishing Scams

PAA has been made aware of an e-mail phishing scam targeting psychologists.  If you receive suspicious e-mails requesting services be provided please consider not corresponding. 

 

Click here for examples of common content in scam emails 

 

Click here for personal testimonies from psychologists who have received these scams

  

Reporting & How to Protect Yourself

If you want to report abusive behavior, spam, or email scams, contact the scammer’s email client (such as Gmail, Yahoo, Icloud etc.)

 

Visit the Government of Canada to find out How to Protect Yourself and Report Counterfeit Cheques 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