Announcements

Important announcements relevant to psychologists and psychology in Arkansas

ArPA Celebrate Diversity Gatherings

  ArPA Diversity Committee Celebrate Diversity Gatherings Who? Arkansas Psychological Association’s (ARPA) Diversity Committee and all Arkansas behavioral health professionals from all behavioral health disciplines, who have a passion for celebrating diversity. What? Dia de los Muertos/ Day of the Dead celebration and discussion on clinical use of traditional Latino practices. September 15- October 15…

Few Americans Aware of Their Rights for Mental Health Coverage

Few Americans Aware of Their Rights for Mental Health Coverage APA survey reveals only 4 percent of Americans know about mental health parity law WASHINGTON — Even though more than 1 in 4 Americans (27 percent) have received treatment or therapy from a mental health professional, few people know that health insurers are required to…

ArPA to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act

  ArPA to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act On Friday, May 9th the Arkansas Psychological Association Board approved a proposal to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.The proposal was submitted by a committee appointed by Dr. Pat Griffen , ArPA President.   The event will take place July 2, 2014, the date of the signing of the legislation  by President…

Health Care Payment Improvement Initiative Public Forum 4-28-14

  Share this:     Good morning, I’d like to invite you to Save the Date of Monday, April 28, 2014 for a Behavioral Health Public Workgroup Meeting at the DHS Donaghey Complex, South building in conference rooms A&B from 1 – 3 p.m. Additional information about the meeting will be provided soon. We hope that you…

Autism Awareness Events In Central Arkansas

 Autism Awareness Events In Central Arkansas April 2, 2014 – We are excited to announce that the Entergy River Lights in the Rock, Main Street Bridge, Junction Bridge and Clinton Presidential Park Bridge will be lit up blue on April 2nd to honor World Autism Awareness Day. The bridges will be lit up blue from…