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APA and You: Information, Communities and Partnerships

Join APA today and become a part of the world’s leading community of psychologists. You’ll also connect to a comprehensive suite of resources, products and services for psychologists in virtually every subspecialty.

Complete the membership application online (Be sure to enter the promotion code from the membership application you received in the mail.)

Five Reasons You Should Join APA Now

  1. Be a part of the world’s largest “family” of psychologists — Through your participation in APA’s Annual Convention, one or more of over 50 divisions, affiliated state and regional associations, and many other programs and activities, you will develop a broader and deeper network of colleagues in the discipline nationwide. Upon becoming an APA member, you are also listed in the APA Member and Affiliate Directory, which greatly facilitates member-to-member communications.

  2. Timely news and publications — By becoming a member, you will be able to stay up to date on the latest developments in all aspects of the discipline of psychology with your subscriptions to American Psychologist and the Monitor on Psychology, (including the new digital edition with expanded interactive content) and your substantial discounts on more than 70 APA print and online journals, books, research databases and much more.

  3. PsycCareers, APA’s online career center — Post your resume and increase your career prospects; access links to workforce analyses, salary, demographic data and many other valuable reference services free to members.

  4. Discounts Program — Take advantage of discounts on brand-name products and services for you and your family. Benefits include financial services such as credit cards, checking and savings accounts and CD and money market accounts; business solutions like payroll and human resource services, shipping and printing services and office supplies; computers and technology; magazines, flowers and gifts; and discounts on car rentals and hotels.

  5. You owe it to yourself (and the price is right) — At a significantly reduced membership rate for your first year, APA offers services that are especially designed to meet your professional needs throughout your career. And through APA’s tiered dues structure, your annual membership dues will remain at very affordable rates for the next several years.

The Sooner You Join, the More You’ll Save

Join now and receive membership through December of 2015 for just $99. That's a savings of over 60 percent off of the basic member rate ($247). Members licensed by a state or provincial psychology board may pay a first-year $25 practice assessment and belong to the American Psychological Association Practice Organization in addition to their APA membership. Associate members pay $100. Apply today and be sure to enter the promotion code from the membership application you received in the mail.