Welcome to APA Division 12, the Society of Clinical Psychology!

 

Applicants interested in and engaged in the practice, research, teaching, administration and/or the study of Clinical Psychology are welcome to join. Membership benefits include receiving Division 12 publications, The Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice. In addition, members can access the Division listserves: We have an Announcement Listserv and a Discussion Listserv that discusses current issues pertaining to the field clinical psychology. Division 12 membership runs from January 1st to December 31st; however, applications and payments for membership received after mid-August are applied to the following year and take effect on January 1st. Read below to learn the qualifications for each type of membership: Full, Affiliate, Early Career Psychologist, and Student.

SPECIAL PROMOTION – FULL OR STUDENT MEMBERS RECEIVE A FREE BOOK WITH MEMBERSHIP!
Our friends at Hogrefe Publishing have also offered a free book from the acclaimed series “Advances in Psychotherapy: Evidence-Based Practice” to every new Full or Student member

 

Would you like to be a Division 12 faculty or student representative for your campus? Contact the Central Office at division12apa@gmail.com

 

Full Member

Full members must demonstrate interest in and active engagement in practice, research, teaching, administration in the field of Clinical Psychology with training appropriate to the conduct of such clinical activities. They also must be full members of APA.

 

Affiliate Member

Affiliate members are those who may or may not be members of APA and may not have received a clinical degree but who have demonstrated interest in and active engagement in practice, research, teaching, administration, and/or study in the field of clinical psychology. Affiliate members have no vote on Division 12 nomination ballots.

 

Early Career Psychologist Member

As an Early Career Psychologist (ECP) in the first four years after post-doc, you are invited to become affiliated with the Society through the Early Career Affiliate Program. As an ECP affiliate, you will learn more about the activities and issues that are of interest to clinical psychologists, including reviewing for journals, mentoring, etc. The annual ECP affiliate fee of $40 includes online subscriptions to the Division 12 journal, Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice and The Clinical Psychologist.

Division 12 is working with Section 10, Graduate Student and Early Career Psychologists on providing a discount for Early Career Members. Section 10 is an amazing niche for Early Career Psychologists to get involved further with Division 12. If you join both the Division and Section 10, it is only $45. This is a $5 Discount for Section 10 membership. Please fill out the same online or hard copy application, just mark that you want to join both the Division and Section 10. To find out more about Section 10 and their amazing benefits, please visit this link – Section 10.

 

Student Member

Students are invited to become affiliated with the Society through the Student Affiliate Program. As a student affiliate, you will learn more about the activities and issues that are of interest to clinical psychologists. Undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students are all welcome to become student members of the Society of Clinical Psychology.

Division 12 is working with Section 10, Graduate Student and Early Career Psychologists on providing a discount for Student Members. Section 10 is an amazing niche for Students to get involved further with Division 12. If you join both the Division and Section 10, it is only $30. This is a $5 Discount for Section 10 membership. Please fill out the same online or hard copy application, just mark that you want to join both the Division and Section 10. To find out more about Section 10 and their amazing benefits, please visit this link – Section 10