Welcome To The Colorado Psychological Association!

The Colorado Psychological Association advances the profession of psychology through advocacy and education for the promotion of psychological health and well-being. CPA aims to represent all sectors and specialty areas within the field of psychology. Membership and participation in CPA is one way Colorado psychologists demonstrate their commitment to psychology as a vital profession of the highest standards. CPA has hundred of active members throughout Colorado. Thanks to the diversity of our members, CPA is able to respond to the mental health needs of Colorado's citizens. When you join CPA, you become a part of statewide and national efforts to increase public knowledge of the unique qualifications and expertise of psychologists, and to advocate for psychology and mental health.

In light of recent events, the Board of Directors of CPA would like to be clear that we welcome people of all faiths and religious backgrounds inclusive of race, ethnicity, national origin, and immigration status. Additionally, we remain committed to upholding the APA Ethical Guidelines which make clear we must advocate for and protect the civil rights of others. We are steadfast in our commitment to standing with and as people; people of all races, ethnicities, immigration statuses, religions, genders, sexual orientations, socioeconomic statuses, ages, education levels, abilities, and sizes. You are welcome here.

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News & Updates  

Members of CPA - your December 2019 edition of The Colorado Psychologist is now available!

Inside December's Issue: 

1. Message from the President
3. Message from the Editors
4. Training for Psychotherapists Working with Spanish-Speaking Immigrants
7. What's New at CPA
9. Interview with a Psychologist
10. CPA Calendar
11. Interview with a Community Navigator
14. Ten Gifts from an Extraordinary Therapist
16. Psychological Evals for Immigration Court I
19. Psychological Evals for Immigration Court II
21. Refugee Mental Health in 2019



CPA and APA Statements

Statement of APA President in Response to Mass Shootings in Texas, Ohio

CPA Statement on the Administration's Immigrant Family Separation Policy

Statement of APA President in Response to Shooting at Pittsburgh Synagogue

Statement of APA CEO Arthur C. Evans Jr., PhD, at a Press Conference on the Administration’s Immigrant Family Separation Policy

Statement of APA President Regarding Executive Order Rescinding Immigrant Family Separation Policy

APA Urges Trump to Change Immigration Policy: The organization is highlighting the psychological danger of family separation.

The Benefits of Membership

  • CPA Member Directory - free-of-charge and designed to help your fellow members and consumers find YOU!
  • The Colorado Psychologist a bi-monthly newsletter contains commentaries, articles on national and state issues affecting psychologists, ethical issues, clinical theories and advancements and special features.
  • E-News keeps you up-to-date on what is happening at CPA.
  • CPA Ethics Consultation - a member of the CPA Ethics Committee is on call to answer your ethics questions following APA’s Ethical Principles. 
  • Networking Opportunities to share ideas, obtain feedback on issues or merely visit with your peers.
  • Volunteer Opportunities abound within the association.  Find something you are passionate about and join a committee, task force, liaison or division.

Thank you to our Risk Management Sponsor! 

Colorado Crisis Services

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency, please call 911 or go to your nearest emergency services center. 

Colorado Crisis Resources also provides resources for those needing assistance with 
relationship problemsfamily crises, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, suicidal thoughts, bullyingstress and disability. Access Colorado Crisis Resources through their website.

In addition, Rocky Mountain Crisis Partners can provide information on free and low-cost help. You can reach them 24/7 for mental health and substance abuse issues at 
1-844-493-TALK (8255) or visit their website. website: