Vision and vigilance

Watch the video from APA Executive Director for Professional Practice Katherine C. Nordal, PhD about shaking off outdated mindsets and embracing innovation.

As Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off” began playing, more than 350 State Leadership Conference attendees came to their feet to watch APA Executive Director for Professional Practice Katherine C. Nordal, PhD dance onto the stage. 

Nordal’s welcoming address for the 32nd annual conference focused on practice innovation and the need to shake off old ways of thinking about traditional practice. With vision and vigilance, Nordal told the audience, psychologists can be successful as focused, innovative leaders as the health care system continues to evolve. 

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