professional psychology

Our Mission

is to promote and advocate for the clinical practice of psychology
psychologists

We Are

an association of professional psychologists dedicated to promoting quality psychological practice within an effective and caring mental health system
psychology

NAPPP Welcomes

licensed, doctoral level psychologists who provide healthcare related services. Retired psychologists, and students also are eligible for membership.

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News

New CE Course #24: Interpreting Blood Panels For Psychologists: 6 CE Credit Hours.

In an incresainly medicalized world, psychologists should have a basic understandig of a patient's lab tests. This course offers the opportunity to acquire a working knowledge of the labs typically used in medical practice. See the details here

New Neuropsychology CE Course

This course is designed to introduce clinical psychologists to basic neuropsychological evaluation. See the details here

Call For Book Manuscripts

If you have an idea or a completed manuscript for a book, contact NAPPP for an evaluation of your work. Publishing a book can be a great practice builder. Contact Us

NAPPP Proposal to Reduce Gun Violence

NAPPP's proposal on how we think practitioners can be used to stem gun violence. See proposal

NAPPP members speak out about overprescribing in public awareness video

This is a video that you will want all of your patients to view. See the video

Dr. Wiggins addresses mental health at the VA

Dr. Jack Wiggins presents NAPPP's position on veteran's healthcare and solutions to providing more effective care. Read article

Parent's Guide To Mental Health Treatment

NAPPP releases handout for parent's seeking treatment for their children. Download Here

NAPPP and AMP get FDA to acknowledge psychotherapy

FDA admits that medication should not be a stand-alone treatment for mental disorders.Read it here
Positions

NAPPP model RxP (prescribing psychologist) legislation

NAPPP issues a model legislation for states to provide prescriptive authority to psychologists. Read legislation

Dr. Cummings: The steady decline of psychotherapy must end

A golden opportunity is also our last chance as psychologists Read paper

Changing mental health care through reimbursement policy

NAPPP has provided legislators and policymakers a blueprint for change that controls costs and increases patient care. Read paper

NAPPP white paper against using psychotropic medications as first line treatment for behavioral disorders

NAPPP confronts current medical practice in this 117 page document. Read paper
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