New AVAPL Newsletter Published!

This issue highlights the work, resources, and opportunities available through AVAPL.
 
Included in this edition:

  • An introduction to the newly formed AVAPL History Team
  • An update regarding efforts to pursue Title 38 status for psychologists as a way to address recruitment and retention challenges
  • A brief review of AVAPL Awards and Conference Planning
  • A piece on Evidence-Based Psychotherapies and Practice in VA Mental Health
  • Helpful ideas and resources for preventing and coping with a traumatic/violent event.
  • A Special Interest Group (SIG) spotlight:  Psychologists of Color and Allies
  • Sprinkled throughout are brief descriptions or updates of some additional AVAPL SIGs. 

Click here to read the newsletter!

Nominate a Colleague for an AVAPL Award!

Graphic of an award Do you know a psychology colleague who deserves to be recognized for their hard work? Consider nominating them for an award from AVAPL. Awards are announced at the annual AVAPL Business Meeting at the APA Convention. Click here to submit your nomination and to read about the various awards.
 

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AVAPL supports the Campaign to Change Direction's Know the Five Signs. Click on the picture below for more information.

The Campaign to Change Direction, Know the Five Signs


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Welcome to the Association of VA Psychologist Leaders' spot on the web! This web site is devoted to the interests of psychologists working in the Department of Veterans Affairs. We want to make this site useful for you, so please let us know what you'd like us to include. Just click on the Contact Us! button to the left, and send us some mail!

 

Disclaimer: This website is not sponsored by, endorsed by, or officially affiliated with the Department of Veterans Affairs. The contents of this website are the sole responsibility of AVAPL.

VA Psychology Leadership Directory


VA Psychology Leadership Directory (updated August 4, 2019; send changes to directory@avapl.org)

 VA Psychology Leadership Conference Future Dates

May 20 - May 22, 2020
May 24 - May 27, 2021

Minutes

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, October 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, September 2019

AVAPL Annual Meeting Minutes, August 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, July 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, June 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, May 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, April 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, March 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, February 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, December 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, November 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, October 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, September 2018

AVAPL Annual Meeting Minutes, August 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Strategic Planning Meeting Minutes, August 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, August 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, July 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, June 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, May 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, April 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, March 2018

AVAPL Mid-Winter Meeting Minutes, March 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, February 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, January 2018

For minutes from earlier meetings, please go to the Archives page.