American Academy of Clinical Psychology

Recognizing and Promoting Advanced Competence within the Specialty of Clinical Psychology


Articles of Interest

How Less Clutter Can Reduce Stress.

"Clutter, for many of us, is a simple annoyance; but to others, it is a highly personal and sensitive topic...." Read more....

"New Year's resolutions that connect with the 'ideal self' are most effective,...."

"....New Year's resolutions are a chance to create the type of life one ultimately seeks...." Read more....

Cultural Neuroscience gives insight into "Culture Factors into why we like or dislike people...."

"Culture may play a key role in whether people "like" or "don't like" others...." Read more....

Study aims to help older Americans lead more purposeful lives.

"What inspires certain people to be community minded later in life?"  Read More...

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Howard Cohen, PhD, ABPP to receive the Florence Halpern Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Clinical Psychology

Congratulations to Howard Cohen, PhD, ABPP, named the 2018 Florence Halpern Award Winner.  This award will be given by the Society of Clinical Psychology, Division 12 of APA.  Dr. Cohen is a former board member of AACP.                                          Read More> 

Photo from the Natiional Academies of Practice March 12, 2018 "NAP Times"  :

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Recent Events: 

Spring, 2017 Board of Directors Meeting.  Read More> 

Check out our Revised Website! 

This website offers new features for our Members, Fellows and Emeritus Members.  Among these features:

  • You can read our new professional blog, "Member Musings,"  written by our members.
  • You can keep track of all your CE in one convenient place.  This includes approved courses taken from any provider, either in-person or via distance learning.  Keep (and print) a log of all your CE hours in the CE portal of our "Members" section (login required).
  • You can earn CE hours at no cost, through the CE portal on this site, accessed through your member login.
  • You can update the data directly in your Member Directory listing, including listing the web address for your personal professional website/academic profile.
  • You can pay your dues directly through the website and view or print your payment records.

We ask that you consider becoming more actively involved by doing such things as:

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  • Contacting us if you have a CE presentation that you would be interested in offering through our public and members' CE portals.  This portal is very flexible and it can include powerpoints, videos, pdf documents and other types of presentation formats.  You may be able to receive teaching honoraria for CE courses you author.

Please look around this site and let us know what you like, what you would like to have added or expanded, and let us know if you find any "glitches" or if you have difficulty accessing any of the website's features.

Member News; New Fellows

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New Book -- Guide to Board Certification in Clinical Psychology

Authored by Academy President, Dr. Fred Alberts, Past Academy President and Founding Fellow, Dr. Chris Ebbe, and Academy Vice President, Dr. David Kazar, this book is a practical guide to achieving Board Certification in Clinical Psychology....Read More>



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MMPI Workshops in May.

ABPP Awards announced for 2016 Read More >

ABPP Awards announced for 2014

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Board Meeting

Spring, 2017 Board Meeting
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The Bulletin

Most recent edition of The Bulletin of the American Academy of Clinical Psychology: Volume 14, Number 1 (Spring, 2014)
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