Psychological Science Agenda
SCIENCE BRIEFSNancy T. Tippins, PhD
Many science-based psychologists believe that the licensure of psychologists is a practice issue only and wonder if any science-based psychologist cares about licensure.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S COLUMN
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