Promoting Psychology as a discipline, a science, and as a profession by educating and communicating to the public the expertise and activities of psychologists AND providing psychologists the training and tools to do this in their own communities.
Special Interest Divisions are the opportunity to join a division that focuses on the special interest areas of psychology. The current divisions include: Division Psychologists in Private Practice, Division of Academic Psychology, Divisions of Public Service Psychologists, Division of Society for Multicultural Services, Division of Women in Psychology, Division of New Psychologist Network, and the Division of Doctoral Level Professional Practice. Other divisions can be formed within the guidelines of Division Development as outlined in the policy of SCPA. Other divisions can be formed through the process outlined in "Division Policy and Procedure"
Exercise Social Responsibility by striving to improve the quality and delivery of mental health services
Your Legislative Voice in matters that effect the profession on a state and federal level
Outstanding Continuing Education with a variety of speakers and topics that will be sure to please psychologists from all areas of practice
Quarterly Web Conferences scheduled throughout the year for your convenience
Monthly E-Newsletter with job opportunities, member classifieds, continuing education opportunities from around the country, and legislative updates
Quarterly FEEDBACK quarterly calendars, historical bits, technology notes, opinion articles, research and industry information mailed to you each quarter
Network Opportunities through sponsored events and our interactive website
Discounts on all SCPA Events
Discounts on Jobs and Classifieds Postings in publications and website
Discounts on products and services that are endorsed by SCPA
Access to a Variety of Listservs, Discussion Boards, and more to keep you in touch and informed
Patient Referral Network As a member of SCPA, you have the option to receive referral requests through the SCPA referral network. Divisions take the referrals a step farther and offer colleagues to colleague referrals as well as more specialized discussions that may lead to enhanced practice contacts.
Speakers Bureau If you are interested in being referred for various types of public and professional speaking engagements,sign up for the speakers network.
South Carolina Academy of Family Physician's Psychologist Referral