Please determine your appropriate membership category, then proceed to the Online Membership Application or print the appropriate application form located at the bottom of this page.

VOTING MEMBERS:

Clinical Providers

Clinical/Doctoral ($284/year or $25.50/month for 12 months)
Doctoral Degree in Psychology. (Includes all doctoral level psychologists who provide clinical services in the state of Kentucky.)

Clinical/Masters with Independent Functioning ($241/year or $21.92/month for 12 months)
Master's degree in psychology, with independent functioning.

Clinical/Masters under Supervision ($177/year or $17.58/month for 12 months)
Master's degree in psychology, working under supervision.

Academic

Academic ($64/year or $7.17/month for 12 months)
Academic/Research: Have already received a Doctoral or Master's degree in psychology; primary employment at college or university; involved in teaching or research. Provides NO Health Services (other than supervision of students).

Clinicians & Academic Dual Membership

Clinical (Doctoral)/Academic (dual membership) ($284/year or $25.50/month for 12 months)
Doctoral degree in psychology; primary employment at college or university; involved in teaching or research; provides health services in the state of Kentucky.

Clinical (Master's)/Academic (dual membership)  ($241/year or $21.92/month for 12 months for independent functioning Masters or $177/year or $17.58/month for 12 months for Masters under supervision)
Master's degree in psychology; primary employment at college or university; involved in teaching or research; provides health services in the state of Kentucky.

Other voting members

Early Career Psychologists -

Doctoral level 

Postdoctoral ($50/year) - Completed internship and up to 2 years post-Doctorate

2-3 years post grad - ($139/year or $13.42/month for 12 months) This rate is based on your graduation date.

4-5 years post grad ($214/year or $18.67/month for 12 months) This rate is based on your graduation date.

Masters level

1-2 years post grad ($80/year) This rate is based on your graduation date.

3-4 years post grad - ($128/year or $12.50/month) This rate is based on your graduation date. 

Emeritus (Dues for Emeritus Member status shall be set at 50% of the member’s dues immediately prior to becoming an Emeritus Member)

Change in status request must be submitted in writing to the KPA Office. Eligibility Requirements:

A.  Any licensed member who has reached the age of 70 and has belonged to the KPA for a total of 30 years, will be eligible for Emeritus Member status. Individuals whose license was relinquished or terminated due to disciplinary action(s) will not be eligible for Emeritus Member status.

B. Any academic member or other psychologists without an active license who has reached the age of 70 and has belonged to KPA for a total of 30 years will be eligible for Emeritus Member status with dues equal to administrative fee.

C. Psychologists who have retired and relinquished their license for non-disciplinary reasons and/or do not meet the age or years of membership requirements or other extenuating circumstances may request special consideration of Emeritus Member status with dues equal to administrative fee. The Membership Committee will review and approve or deny any such requests.

AFFILIATE MEMBERS:

Kentucky Psychological Association Graduate Students (KPAGS)and Pre/Post-Doctoral ($10/year for Graduate Students, $35/year for Pre-Doctoral Students, $50/year Post Doctoral)
Psychology Graduate Student /Pre-Doctoral Interns & Post-Doctoral Members have voting privileges for the KPAGS Representative on the Board and are automatically enrolled in KPAGS (KPA Graduate Students). 

Undergraduate (Free)
Non-Voting Member Category.  Psychology Undergraduate Students can join KPA for free but are non-voting members.  They receive all correspondence electronically so must have a valid email address on file to be a current member.

Out-of-State ($55/year)
Non-Voting Member Category.  Psychologist residing Out-of-State who would like to keep abreast of KPA activities and have access to KPA benefits such as CE event discounts.  
Please note: Individuals who live out of state but possess a Kentucky psychology license and practice at any level in the Commonwealth are considered full Active Member status and must pay corresponding dues.

KPA ASSOCIATES:

KPA Supporter ($110/year)
Non-Voting Member Category.  Open to allied health professionals or other non-psychologists who are interested in the aims of the association. KPA Supporters receive significant discounts over Non-Member rates at all KPA Sponsored Continuing Education events, the newsletter, all Continuing Education announcements, and access to the Members Only section of the website.

Online Membership Application

If you would like a printable application, please contact the KPA office at (502) 894 - 0777.