Society of Clinical Psychology
Division 12 of the APA

Clinical Psychology

The field of Clinical Psychology involves research, teaching and services relevant to the applications of principles, methods, and procedures for understanding, predicting, and alleviating intellectual, emotional, biological, psychological, social and behavioral maladjustment, disability and discomfort, applied to a wide range of client populations. In theory, training, and practice, Clinical Psychology strives to recognize the importance of diversity and strives to understand the roles of gender, culture, ethnicity, race, sexual orientation, and other dimensions of diversity.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Society of Clinical Psychology is to represent the field of Clinical Psychology through encouragement and support of the integration of clinical psychological science and practice in education, research, application, advocacy and public policy, attending to the importance of diversity.

Announcements

Congratulations to the 2019 Fellows! The fellows portal is now open.

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Congratulations to the 2019 SCP Award Winners!

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Call for Papers: Special issue of Clinical Psychology: Science & Practice


Mission Statement

The mission of the Society of Clinical Psychology is to represent the field of Clinical Psychology through encouragement and support of the integration of clinical psychological science and practice in education, research, application, advocacy and public policy, attending to the importance of diversity. Read our Position Statement

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Announcements Aug 15, 2019
It is becoming increasingly common for psychologists to have clients who...
CLINICAL BULLETIN Aug 12, 2019
For the past 60 years, psychological research as a whole has...

Division 12 Sections

Division 12 Sections