The KPA Advocacy Committee is now on Twitter! https://twitter.com/KpaAdvocacy
Congratulations to our newly elected KPA Board of Directors!
President-Elect: Sarah Shelton, Psy.D., MPH, MSCP
Treasurer: Don Rogers, M.A.
Central Rep.: Nick Watters, Psy.D.
Greater Fayette Rep.: Michael Dibiasie, Ph.D.
Northern Rep.: Jean Deters, Psy.D.
ECP: Bethany Simon, Psy.D.
Education & Training Interest Section Rep.: Jeff Reese, Ph.D.
Science & Research Interest Section Rep.: Janet Dean, Ph.D.
Thank you to all of the candidates and all who participated in this year's KPA elections.
Congratulations to the 2016 KPA Annual Award Winners!
Psychologist of the Year: William W. Stoops, Ph.D.
Distinguished Career in Psychology: Martha Wetter, Ph.D.
Jack Runyon Community Service Award: Dong(Dan) Y. Han, Psy.D.
Schuster Advocacy Award: Jennifer Price, Ph.D.
Distinguished Public Service Award: Representative Rick Rand
Distinguished Public Service Award: Senator Ralph Alvarado
Friend of Psychology Award: Theodore T. Myre, Jr.
We will honor these distinguished individuals at the Annual Awards Luncheon held Thursday, November 3, 2016 during the KPA Convention at the Crowne Plaza in Louisville. Register now
From Dr. Candice Crowell, KPA Diversity Interest Section Representative:
A set of resources for your use in teaching, research, and advocacy in the aftermath of the Pulse Nightclub shootings.
Resources for coping and helping children cope in the aftermath of a shooting (more)
Update on KBEP License Number Changes (more)
To find Psychological Services in your area or to find a referral:
Lisa Willner, Ph.D.
Congratulations to KPA Executive Director Lisa Willner, Ph.D., for her recent election as Vice Chair of the Jefferson County Board of Education. Lisa was also selected by her board colleagues to represent the school board on Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer's Cradle to Career Cabinet. In related news, Lisa was honored to receive recognition by the Kentucky Alliance Against Racist and Political Oppression for her service on the school board.
Sarah Shelton, Psy.D., MPH, MSCP
KPA would like to congratulate Dr. Shelton on her re-election to the National Register Board of Directors...read more
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