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DIAMOND LEVEL

 Publisher of the widely acclaimed Mental Measurements Yearbook series, the Buros Center for Testing announces the release of Pruebas Publicadas en Español II: An Index of Spanish Tests in Print. The just-released second edition offers detailed descriptive listings for more than 600 tests published wholly or partly in Spanish. All content is presented side by side in Spanish and English and serves to further the Center’s mission to improve the science and practice of testing.

Publisher of the widely acclaimed Mental Measurements Yearbook series, the Buros Center for Testing announces the release of Pruebas Publicadas en Español II: An Index of Spanish Tests in Print. The just-released second edition offers detailed descriptive listings for more than 600 tests published wholly or partly in Spanish. All content is presented side by side in Spanish and English and serves to further the Center’s mission to improve the science and practice of testing.

PAU incorporates diversity into its curriculum, training and research.To coordinate these efforts, the campus established the Center for Excellence in Diversity in 2010. The Center is a national resource for culturally competent research, training and services for diverse or underserved populations. PAU infuses cultural competency throughout its curriculum with diversity-specific curricular efforts that include emphases in LGBTQ psychology, and diversity and community mental health. PAU’s Gronowski Center, a low-fee, community health clinic, provides doctoral students with clinical training, including the opportunity to work in two diversity-focused clinics. In addition, 13 research labs are focused on diversity related issues. La Clínica Latina – PAU’s Gronowski Center is home to La Clínica Latina, where students provide Spanish-language services to adults, couples, families, adolescents and children. Therapy and assessments are conducted in Spanish using evidence-based, culturally competent interventions. Latinx Task Force – Led by faculty, students, and staff from across PAU, the Latinx Task Force (LTF) implements projects serving the Latinx/Hispanic community within the university and the surrounding community. Alinne Barrera, Ph.D., PAU Associate Professor and 2018 NLPA Conference Chair, served as the inaugural chair of the LTF steering committee. Projects include outreach to PAU applicants and students, advocacy on issues such as DACA, guest lectures and more. A key goal is to support PAU in becoming a Hispanic Serving Institution.  

 

PLATINUM LEVEL

  Alliant University is built on a legacy of thought leadership and quality of care. Our cornerstone school, the California School of Professional Psychology, was one of the nation’s first free-standing schools of professional psychology.

Alliant University is built on a legacy of thought leadership and quality of care. Our cornerstone school, the California School of Professional Psychology, was one of the nation’s first free-standing schools of professional psychology.

  The American Board of Professional Psychology is the primary organization for Specialty Board Certification in Psychology. There are currently 15 Specialty Boards and one Subspecialty Board. ABPP serves the public by promoting the provision of quality psychological services through the examination and certification of professional psychologists engaged in specialty practice.

The American Board of Professional Psychology is the primary organization for Specialty Board Certification in Psychology. There are currently 15 Specialty Boards and one Subspecialty Board. ABPP serves the public by promoting the provision of quality psychological services through the examination and certification of professional psychologists engaged in specialty practice.

  The San Diego Psychological Association (SDPA) is a chapter of the California Psychological Association (CPA) and is affiliated with the American Psychological Association (APA). Members of SDPA include psychologists, students/post-docs in the field of psychology, professionals in affiliated fields, and friends in the community who are committed to promoting the profession of psychology and serving community mental health needs in the County of San Diego.

The San Diego Psychological Association (SDPA) is a chapter of the California Psychological Association (CPA) and is affiliated with the American Psychological Association (APA). Members of SDPA include psychologists, students/post-docs in the field of psychology, professionals in affiliated fields, and friends in the community who are committed to promoting the profession of psychology and serving community mental health needs in the County of San Diego.

  Welcome to Correct Care Solutions. We are an international leader in public healthcare with nearly 11,000 professionals working in 38 states across the U.S. and Australia. We provide medical and behavioral health services for nearly 250,000 patients located in state hospitals, forensic treatment and civil commitment centers, as well as local, state and federal correctional facilities.

Welcome to Correct Care Solutions. We are an international leader in public healthcare with nearly 11,000 professionals working in 38 states across the U.S. and Australia. We provide medical and behavioral health services for nearly 250,000 patients located in state hospitals, forensic treatment and civil commitment centers, as well as local, state and federal correctional facilities.

 
  Pepperdine University’s Graduate School of Education and Psychology (GSEP) is a cutting-edge educational institute where faculty, staff, and students from a multitude of diverse cultures work together to create a realm of academic excellence, social purpose, and personal fulfillment. As a graduate school within a Christian university, GSEP endeavors to educate and motivate students to enrich the lives of all individuals; while also placing emphasis on each student’s personal spiritual and religious growth.Academically the Graduate School of Education and Psychology offers rigorous programs that prepare students to be leaders in their communities and industries. With Master's and Doctoral degrees offered, GSEP is equipped to give students the highest caliber of education through the use of technology and the teaching styles of their phenomenal faculty. Our students graduate GSEP not only equipped to successfully deal with the technology and professions of the present but also with the knowledge and skills to adapt to the ever-changing job market in the future.

Pepperdine University’s Graduate School of Education and Psychology (GSEP) is a cutting-edge educational institute where faculty, staff, and students from a multitude of diverse cultures work together to create a realm of academic excellence, social purpose, and personal fulfillment. As a graduate school within a Christian university, GSEP endeavors to educate and motivate students to enrich the lives of all individuals; while also placing emphasis on each student’s personal spiritual and religious growth.Academically the Graduate School of Education and Psychology offers rigorous programs that prepare students to be leaders in their communities and industries. With Master's and Doctoral degrees offered, GSEP is equipped to give students the highest caliber of education through the use of technology and the teaching styles of their phenomenal faculty. Our students graduate GSEP not only equipped to successfully deal with the technology and professions of the present but also with the knowledge and skills to adapt to the ever-changing job market in the future.

 
 

GOLD LEVEL

  The National Register of Health Service Psychologists is the largest credentialing organization for psychologists and doctoral students. The National Register banks primary source credentials and provides benefits including licensure mobility, verifications to healthcare organizations, expert clinical content, continuing education, and referrals through FindaPsychologist.org. Credentialing scholarships are available for doctoral students and early career psychologists. More at    www.nationalregister.org   .

The National Register of Health Service Psychologists is the largest credentialing organization for psychologists and doctoral students. The National Register banks primary source credentials and provides benefits including licensure mobility, verifications to healthcare organizations, expert clinical content, continuing education, and referrals through FindaPsychologist.org. Credentialing scholarships are available for doctoral students and early career psychologists. More at www.nationalregister.org.

 

The Trust is a leading provider of insurance, financial security, and risk management programs. Our products are created by psychologists, so we’re able to meet the evolving needs of the profession in ways that other companies cannot. Plus, we cover your entire life, not just your career -- it’s what we call the “Total Package.” Visit www.trustinsurance.com or call (800) 477-1200 for details.

  Psi Chi is the world’s largest student psychological organization with over three-quarters of a million members inducted since 1929. We welcome enthusiastic and dedicated students with diverse perspectives and a broad representation of social identities and cultural backgrounds.    Psi Chi is an international organization of professionals, scientists, faculty, students, and alumni whose mission is to recognize and promote excellence in the science and application of psychology. Psi Chi is committed to diversity and inclusion in all of its forms through research; clinical, community, and professional applications; education; mentorship; and organizational leadership.    We believe that our mission can be fulfilled only by supporting and encouraging people of varied racial, ethnic, gender identity, sexual orientation, and social class backgrounds to both participate in conducting psychological research, education, practice, training, and service, and to recognize and value diverse people within these contexts.

Psi Chi is the world’s largest student psychological organization with over three-quarters of a million members inducted since 1929. We welcome enthusiastic and dedicated students with diverse perspectives and a broad representation of social identities and cultural backgrounds.

Psi Chi is an international organization of professionals, scientists, faculty, students, and alumni whose mission is to recognize and promote excellence in the science and application of psychology. Psi Chi is committed to diversity and inclusion in all of its forms through research; clinical, community, and professional applications; education; mentorship; and organizational leadership.

We believe that our mission can be fulfilled only by supporting and encouraging people of varied racial, ethnic, gender identity, sexual orientation, and social class backgrounds to both participate in conducting psychological research, education, practice, training, and service, and to recognize and value diverse people within these contexts.

 

The American Psychological Association advances the creation, communication, and application of psychological knowledge to benefit society and improve lives. With more than 115,700 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants, and students as its members, APA is the leading scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States

Utah State University, Office of Research and Graduate Studies

 

  Nova Southeastern University College of Psychology offers bachelor’s degree programs in psychology and behavioral neuroscience, as well as graduate programs in clinical and school psychology, counseling, experimental psychology, forensic psychology, and general psychology, along with other specialized training experiences. Our outstanding faculty guide students, not only in discovering and appreciating the factual content of their respective fields of study, but also in developing the critical and creative thinking skills essential to producers or consumers of science and the investigative skills of aspiring professionals, researchers, and clinicians.

Nova Southeastern University College of Psychology offers bachelor’s degree programs in psychology and behavioral neuroscience, as well as graduate programs in clinical and school psychology, counseling, experimental psychology, forensic psychology, and general psychology, along with other specialized training experiences. Our outstanding faculty guide students, not only in discovering and appreciating the factual content of their respective fields of study, but also in developing the critical and creative thinking skills essential to producers or consumers of science and the investigative skills of aspiring professionals, researchers, and clinicians.

 
  The Steve Fund is dedicated to the mental health and emotional well-being of students of color

The Steve Fund is dedicated to the mental health and emotional well-being of students of color

SILVER LEVEL

  The    Department of Psychology at Utah State University    houses a thriving undergraduate program, a master’s in professional school counselor education and seven doctoral specializations, including Behavior Analysis, Brain and Cognition, Combined Clinical/Counseling, Neuroscience, Quantitative Psychology, Sociobehavioral Epidemiology, and School Psychology. The programs are integrated such that graduate students have the opportunity to teach and mentor undergraduate students as well as participate in specialized research labs.    USU’s Department of Psychology highly values diversity and inclusion. We have a diverse faculty and graduate student body. Faculty across areas advance research and applied practice with diverse populations. The Department houses the    American Indian Support Program    (AISP) which recently received the Suinn Minority Achievement Program Award from the Office of Ethnic Minority Affairs of the American Psychological Association.    Dr. Melissa Tehee    (Cherokee) direct the AISP and has research interests in trauma including bias/prejudice/racism, health disparities, and domestic violence and other trauma experienced by ethnic and racial minorities, especially American Indians.    Two faculty have active programs of research in Latinx mental health. Former NLPA President,    Dr. Melanie Domenech Rodríguez   ’s researches cultural adaptation, development, and implementation of evidence-based parenting interventions for use with Latinx families. Her research lab interests are broad and cover Latinx parenting, substance use prevention in Latinx populations, gender and racial microaggressions, and dual language immersion. She also provides support for students developing Spanish language skills in applied work and research.    Dr. Rick Cruz    has active programs of research in Latinx mental health, including decision-making, assessment, and clinical interventions with youths.

The Department of Psychology at Utah State University houses a thriving undergraduate program, a master’s in professional school counselor education and seven doctoral specializations, including Behavior Analysis, Brain and Cognition, Combined Clinical/Counseling, Neuroscience, Quantitative Psychology, Sociobehavioral Epidemiology, and School Psychology. The programs are integrated such that graduate students have the opportunity to teach and mentor undergraduate students as well as participate in specialized research labs.

USU’s Department of Psychology highly values diversity and inclusion. We have a diverse faculty and graduate student body. Faculty across areas advance research and applied practice with diverse populations. The Department houses the American Indian Support Program (AISP) which recently received the Suinn Minority Achievement Program Award from the Office of Ethnic Minority Affairs of the American Psychological Association. Dr. Melissa Tehee (Cherokee) direct the AISP and has research interests in trauma including bias/prejudice/racism, health disparities, and domestic violence and other trauma experienced by ethnic and racial minorities, especially American Indians.

Two faculty have active programs of research in Latinx mental health. Former NLPA President, Dr. Melanie Domenech Rodríguez’s researches cultural adaptation, development, and implementation of evidence-based parenting interventions for use with Latinx families. Her research lab interests are broad and cover Latinx parenting, substance use prevention in Latinx populations, gender and racial microaggressions, and dual language immersion. She also provides support for students developing Spanish language skills in applied work and research. Dr. Rick Cruz has active programs of research in Latinx mental health, including decision-making, assessment, and clinical interventions with youths.

 
  The Clinical Child Psychology Program at the University of Kansas offers a Ph.D. in Clinical Child Psychology. The Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association as a clinical training program with an emphasis in the specialty area of clinical child and adolescent psychology.

The Clinical Child Psychology Program at the University of Kansas offers a Ph.D. in Clinical Child Psychology. The Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association as a clinical training program with an emphasis in the specialty area of clinical child and adolescent psychology.

  The Kaiser Permanente Northern California Mental Health Training Programs (MHTP) provides clinical training to approximately 150 psychology practicum students, doctoral interns, and postdoctoral residents, and to Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapist and Professional Clinical Counselor fellows, annually. Our Training Programs strive to reflect the populations we serve in relation to age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, race, spirituality, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status. We create programming designed to support all trainees and provide opportunities to reflect on their experiences. Also, the MHTP attempt to foster and sustain connections with underserved communities through active and reciprocal community partnerships. We provide training that reflects advances in integrated care and evidence-based practices. In addition, a number of our departments provide Spanish-speaking clinics and offer supervision for Spanish-speaking trainees. Our Training Programs follow the guidelines and ethical principles of the American Psychological Association, the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, and the National Association of Social Workers. Please visit kp.org/psychtraining for more information.

The Kaiser Permanente Northern California Mental Health Training Programs (MHTP) provides clinical training to approximately 150 psychology practicum students, doctoral interns, and postdoctoral residents, and to Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapist and Professional Clinical Counselor fellows, annually. Our Training Programs strive to reflect the populations we serve in relation to age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, race, spirituality, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status. We create programming designed to support all trainees and provide opportunities to reflect on their experiences. Also, the MHTP attempt to foster and sustain connections with underserved communities through active and reciprocal community partnerships. We provide training that reflects advances in integrated care and evidence-based practices. In addition, a number of our departments provide Spanish-speaking clinics and offer supervision for Spanish-speaking trainees. Our Training Programs follow the guidelines and ethical principles of the American Psychological Association, the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, and the National Association of Social Workers. Please visit kp.org/psychtraining for more information.

 
 
  Merrimack College's Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling prepares candidates to meet the growing demand for mental health counselors who work in a variety of settings, including counseling centers, hospitals, non-profits, and private practices. Through interactive coursework, candidates study a range of counseling and research methods, and develop clinical skills for accessing and improving overall mental health and well being. The Program Director is Azara Santiago Rivera, Ph.D., NCC.

Merrimack College's Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling prepares candidates to meet the growing demand for mental health counselors who work in a variety of settings, including counseling centers, hospitals, non-profits, and private practices. Through interactive coursework, candidates study a range of counseling and research methods, and develop clinical skills for accessing and improving overall mental health and well being. The Program Director is Azara Santiago Rivera, Ph.D., NCC.

William James College is a leader in educating the next generation of mental health professionals to support the growing and diverse needs of the mental health workforce. Integrating field work with academics, the College prepares students for careers as organizational leaders and behavioral health professionals who are committed to helping the underserved, multicultural populations, children and families and Veterans. William James College graduates can be found making an impact in a variety of settings, including schools, the courts, clinical care facilities, hospitals, the community and the workplace. At William James College, we are proud to offer the Lucero Latino Mental Health Program to all graduate students. This is an opportunity to train language and culturally competent providers to meet the needs of Latino populations.

 
 

BRONZE LEVEL

  Sabiduría: The Latinx Psychology Emphasis allows students from all Pacific University School of Graduate Psychology programs to gain competencies in Latinx psychology and culturally informed work that can be adapted, translated, and applied to other multicultural groups. The emphasis is ideal for students with different levels of Spanish proficiency who want to be trained in Latinx culture and/or multicultural areas. The emphasis allows students the opportunity to focus their training on culturally informed services with Latinxs, while at the same time working on improving their Spanish proficiency, regardless of their prior Spanish language level. The emphasis provides students with classes, clinical practica, community-work, and research experiences that focus on working with Latinxs and/or Spanish-speaking individuals.

Sabiduría: The Latinx Psychology Emphasis allows students from all Pacific University School of Graduate Psychology programs to gain competencies in Latinx psychology and culturally informed work that can be adapted, translated, and applied to other multicultural groups. The emphasis is ideal for students with different levels of Spanish proficiency who want to be trained in Latinx culture and/or multicultural areas. The emphasis allows students the opportunity to focus their training on culturally informed services with Latinxs, while at the same time working on improving their Spanish proficiency, regardless of their prior Spanish language level. The emphasis provides students with classes, clinical practica, community-work, and research experiences that focus on working with Latinxs and/or Spanish-speaking individuals.

  Mexican company with 20 years of experience selling and training in the use of psychological assessment instruments. Exclusive distributor of publishers: TEA ediciones and Manual Moderno.

Mexican company with 20 years of experience selling and training in the use of psychological assessment instruments. Exclusive distributor of publishers: TEA ediciones and Manual Moderno.

 
  The Department of Educational Psychology provides programs based on a developmental, experiential training model that includes application of theory to evidence-based assessment, intervention, and evaluation skills, including hands-on experiences in supervised clinical settings. We prepare students to work with individuals, families, groups, schools, organizations, and agencies. In addition, we offer two theoretically oriented programs for students interested in human behavior and development.

The Department of Educational Psychology provides programs based on a developmental, experiential training model that includes application of theory to evidence-based assessment, intervention, and evaluation skills, including hands-on experiences in supervised clinical settings. We prepare students to work with individuals, families, groups, schools, organizations, and agencies. In addition, we offer two theoretically oriented programs for students interested in human behavior and development.

 
 

A leading technology company focused on innovative digital delivery of data analysis and scientifically validated assessments for more than 30 years, Multi-Health Systems Inc. (MHS) serves clients in corporate, clinical, educational, public safety, government, military, pharmaceutical, and research settings. With offices in North America and partners around the world, MHS is dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and communities through technology. MHS has developed leading products such as the Emotional Quotient Inventory (EQ-i 2.0®), the Conners™ suite of ADHD assessments, and has now launched a new picture vocabulary acquisition test, the Ortiz PVAT™.


EVENT SPONSORS

BIENVENIDA, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2018

Dr. Pierluigi Mancini, author, and immigrant behavioral health and health disparities expert. 

 

Additional Sponsors

 

Additional Exhibitors and Sponsors

Palo Alto University - Admissions Department

Palo Alto University - Center for Excellence in Diversity

University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley - Department of Psychological Science

The Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, and Race-Division 45 of the American Psychological Association 

New Day Films

UCSD Eating Disorders Center

Fresh Start Surgical Gifts

Library of Social Sciences

Latinos inHigherEd

California Department of State Hospitals

University of San Francisco, School of Nursing and Health Professions

University of LaVerne