Society of Counseling Psychology

Division 17: Society of Counseling Psychology brings together psychologists, students, professional and international affiliates who are dedicated to promoting education and training, scientific investigation, practice, and diversity and public interest in professional psychology. The division contains sections representing Advancement of Women; College and University Counseling Centers; International; Promotion of Psychotherapy Science; Counseling Health Psychology; Ethnic and Racial Diversity; Independent Practice; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Awareness; Prevention; and Vocational Psychology. Other Special Interest Groups also exist. Membership is open to masters- or doctoral-level psychologists whose interests and activities support the advancement of counseling psychology. Six issues of the journal The Counseling Psychologist and three issues of the Division 17 Newsletter are sent to members each year. Student members are welcome to affiliate with Division 17 through membership in the Student Affiliate Group (SAG). Non-APA members may join the division as professional or international affiliates.

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The Counseling Psychologist (eight times per year)

Division Sections

Contact Information

For membership-related inquiries:

APA Division Services
750 First St, NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242
Telephone: (202) 336-6013

For all other Division 17 inquiries:

Debra S. Nolan, CAE, association manager
Society of Counseling Psychology, Division 17, APA
2598 E. Sunrise Blvd
Ste 2104
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304
Skype ID: debranolan

Division Meetings