The American Psychological Association is the largest scientific and professional organization of psychologists in America with more than 125 years of experience and 117,000+ globally active members including scientists, educators, clinicians, applied psychologists, practitioners and students.
As a member, you’ll gain the resources you need to advance your career and connect with a diverse network of people who share your passion for psychology.
Exclusive benefits include:
- Psychologist Locator — a free no-cost referral source to help member practitioners grow their practice and market their services
- Professional liability insurance, risk management services and general guidance from American Professional Agency
- Student loan management (repayments and individual counseling) through IonTuition
- Researcher trainings through the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science.
- Information on the latest trends from across psychology through APA’s award-winning member magazine, Monitor on Psychology and APA’s flagship scientific journal, American Psychologist
- Opportunities to connect with others in your specialty area through APA’s 54 divisions
- Free CE programs
- 25 percent savings off all APA books and DVDs
- Deep discounts on APA conferences and meetings including the annual convention and Technology, Mind and Society
- Salary surveys, fee benchmarking tools and much more
APA membership is effective Jan. 1 through Dec. 31. If you join APA between Sept. 1 and Dec. 31, you will enjoy membership through the next calendar year.
How to Become a Member
*Dues for the first year range from $22-$100 and include exclusive member benefits.
Dues for the first year range from $35 - $100, based on membership level. Payment is due annually at renewal. Membership includes:
- Subscriptions to publications American Psychologist and Monitor on Psychology
- Unlimited access to members-only career and professional development information and opportunities
- Deep discounts on additional subscriptions, the APA Annual Convention, APA’s full catalog of CE programs and much more
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