APA Practice Organization

2016 Annual Report
2016 Practice Organization Annual Report
The APA Practice Organization is the only national organization that promotes the mutual professional interests of psychologists in all practice settings. APA Practice Organization is a legally separate companion organization to APA. Because of APA's tax status as a charitable organization, it cannot legally advocate for practitioners' marketplace interests. The Practice Organization serves this important role for the profession. Membership in the Practice Organization is separate from membership in APA.

The Year in Review


In 2016, the Practice Organization continued its advocacy work to promote the professional interests of psychologists across all practice settings. The advocacy addressed legislative, marketplace and legal and regulatory issues. A number of important successes included:

For more information on initiatives to support practitioners, please visit the APA Practice Organization website.

Below are some highlights from 2016; the full annual report (PDF, 920KB) is also available.

2016 Practice Organization highlights