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The Quest for Title 38 by VA Psychologists: a PowerPoint presentation on the issues surrounding Title 38 for psychologists.

22nd VA Psychology Leadership Conference

Congratulations to Mike Martin and the Planning Committee for another successful VA Psychology Leadership Conference. Click here to view slides from many of the presentations, and click here to view photos from the conference.

Also, congratulations to Dr. Loretta Braxton, Dr. Manny Garcia, and Dr. Tracey Smith for receiving APA Presidential Citations from Dr. Rosie Phillips Davis!

VA Psychology Recognition Week!

VA Psychology Recognition Week Banner AVAPL joins in celebrating VA Psychologists during the first VA Psychology Recognition Week. Thanks for your unwavering support of this nation's veterans.
Thanks also to the American Psychological Association for their support of VA's psychologists.
Click here for a statement from APA CEO Arthur C. Evans, Jr., Ph.D., and click here for a statement from APA's Director of Military and Veterans Health Policy, Heather Kelly, Ph.D.

Telehealth Special Interest Group

Visit the new Telehealth Special Interest Group web page!

Women in Leadership Special Interest Group

New from the Women in Leadership Special Interest Group! A Healthcare Leaderís View on the Top 5 Leadership Skills: An Interview with Antonette Zeiss, retired Chief Consutant, Mental Health Services, VA Central Office. For more information about the Women in Leadership SIG, visit their page on this website!

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.

Communicate with the AVAPL Executive Committee

Let the AVAPL Executive Committee know issues what you would like them to address. Ask them a question. Help them generate items to discuss during their Mid-Winter Meetings. To send an email to the AVAPL Executive Committee, click on Contact the Executive Committee in the navigation column to the left. Graphic of a Contact Us button


The History of NOVA-Psi

Click here to learn about the history of NOVA-Psi!

Calling All History Buffs!

Read all the newsletters published by AVAPL from its inception in 1977 to today. Find out more here!

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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.