Programs and Services
Programs and Services Provided by the APA Practice Organization
Major Programs and Services Include:
Public Education Campaign Overview
A multi-year initiative consisting of several social marketing initiatives and targeted public awareness campaigns
Disaster Response Network
APA's Disaster Response Network is a group of approximately 2,500 licensed psychologists across the U.S. and Canada who have expertise in the psychological impact of disasters on individuals, families and communities. Informed by psychological research, Disaster Response Network members voluntarily engage in preparedness, response and recovery activities.
This program conducts survey on the professional activities and service delivery patterns of professional psychologists, providing an invaluable resource for the Practice Directorate to serve the changing needs of its members.
In almost all rural and frontier areas, health care practitioners, services and infrastructure are in short supply