Kentucky Psychological Association's Mission Statement:

 " Promoting Psychology as a science and a profession toward improving people’s lives."

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Are you a KPA Member? 
Here is why you should be!

As a member of KPA you make an investment in the future of your profession - here are a few of the member benefits:

KY Board of Examiners of Psychology Liaison...KPA advocates for licensing issues and obtains the latest news affecting psychologists.

Save Money... Early Bird registration and member discounts at all KPA sponsored Continuing Education Events, including significant savings on Convention registration.

Professional Networking and Referrals... Join the Psychological Services Locator to make your practice easier to find; referral resources at your fingertips.

Get Help with Questions... Need to know how to reach the Board of Examiners? Can’t find the rule on how long to hang on to those files? Membership in KPA means you have somebody ready to help you - and it’s just a phone call or e-mail away.

Bypass Sticky Situations... Free access to our Ethics Committee provides you with the tools you need to handle those difficult professional situations, so you can head off a mistake that could possibly threaten your career.

Practice Consultations and Practice Updates… Members have access to free consultations with KPA’s Director of Professional Affairs on a broad range of practice issues.

Define the Profession... Have a strong voice in how our profession is defined in Kentucky through KPA’s advocacy initiatives.

Develop Your Leadership… Through participation on the KPA Board or committees, community outreach, public education, and more.

Have a Sense of Community... Psychologists can sometimes feel isolated. KPA helps you connect through listservs, CE events, academic programs, and more.


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Check out this interview from KPA President-Elect, Steve Katiskas, Ph.D., on WHAS11 News discussing the difficult topic of child suicide. Click here to see the interview.


A heartfelt thank you to Dr. Laurie Grimes, for her years of service as the KPA Director of Professional Affairs. Best of luck in Italy, Buon Viaggio!

Sarah Shelton, Psy.D., MPH, MSCP, KPA President Elected Chair of the National Register of Health Service Psychologists. Read more here.


David Susman, Ph.D., has been elected for an At-Large seat on the APA Council Leadership Team (CLT).

William Stoops, Ph.D., has been appointed to the New Advocacy Coordinating Committee. Read more here.

Blanka Angyal, M.A., Ed.M., Ed.S., KPA Graduate Student Member has been elected to be the next APAGS Chair-elect. Read more here.