President’s Welcome

marty-heesackerWelcome to the official website of the Society of Counseling Psychology (SCP). SCP is a division of the American Psychological Association. As a division of the APA, we share the goal of advancing psychology as a science and as a practice.

Counseling Psychology is a specialty within professional psychology that maintains a focus on facilitating personal and interpersonal functioning across the life span.  The specialty  pays particular attention to emotional, social, vocational, educational, health-related, developmental, and organizational concerns.

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Nancy S. Elman, Ph.D., wins the 2017 APA Distinguished Career Contributions to Education and Training in Psychology Award

Nancy S. Elman, Ph.D., was chosen for the 2017 American Psychological Association (APA) Distinguished Career Contributions to Education and Training …

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