APA Reaches Out Internationally
International Activities of APA Offices, Governance and Staff
Representation at International Meetings
The APA president, board members and staff regularly bring APA’s presence to international conferences of psychology and related disciplines.
APA Offices and Programs
Many of APA’s directorates and offices coordinate programs and activities that work internationally or include an international component.
APA International Learning Partner Program
In partnership with Professionals Abroad, APA is developing opportunities for exchange, collaboration and mutual learning through participation in international professional visits.
Memoranda of Understanding
APA formalizes its interactions and collaborations with national psychology associations outside the U.S. through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).
World Health Organization (WHO) ICD-10 Revision
APA and CPA: First Street Accord
APA and the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) signed and approved the First Street Accord, which mutually recognizes the equivalence of APA's and CPA's accreditation guidelines, standards and principles.