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Membership in the Texas Psychological Association is an investment in your profession and your future because we provide:

Professional Member Services

  • Professional counsel - TPA's Director of Professional Affairs and Executive Director are available to answer member questions and requests for information concerning professional affairs including, but not limited to, ethics, insurance/managed care, and practice management.

  • Discounted professional development programs - both live and home study

  • Up to 80% discount on Office Depot products and supplies: Save more on personal and business purchases with discounts on products like pens, paper, ink & toner, breakroom supplies, copy & printing, and more! Start saving at Office Depot now! Click here For questions about this program or to set up a direct billing account, contact Jeremy Kirkland at 855-337-6811 X 12897.

  • Increase business by accepting credit cards and save up to 25% off standard fees with Affinipay Merchant Services: Credit and debit card processing for your practice, (866) 376-0950 or

  • Save 20% on your Professional Liability Insurance with American Professional Agency. Additionally, save 5% more when you attend a risk management course, 5% more for attending ANY 6 hours of PD. Call American Professional Agency today for a quote to compare to your current carrier: (800) 421-6694.

  • Professional and Secure Collection Services through TPA’s preferred vendor, I.C. System, or (800) 279-3511. IC System maintains more than 125 major healthcare association affiliation and/or endorsement relationships. These special relationships often offer discounts and benefits to association members who choose IC System as their collection partner.

  •  Among their many association relationships, IC System works with the states of Maryland, New York, Texas, Florida, Michigan, and many others. In many cases, we have preserved these relationships for decades through our history of strong, ethical recoveries, reflecting our niche: To be the best, most trusted provider of receivables management services to original creditors.

  • Texas Mental Health Law is a reference/resource book that compiles the latest information on supervising, ethics, subpoenas, confidentiality, and more. Laws that relate to the practice of Psychology in Texas are included in this resource and available for purchase.

  • E-Subscription to the Texas Psychologist, your quarterly journal, designed to provide you with the most current information about professional news and practice changes in the state.

  • Member listserv subscriptions focused on LGBT issues, Early Career Psychologists, Forensic Practice, Diversity, Aging, Military, Neuropsychology, Psychopharmacology, and more.

Legislative Support 

State and Federal Advocacy - We are your voice before the Texas State Legislature, Governor, Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists, Behavioral Health Executive Council, and Congress.

Receive notifications of legislative and regulatory changes and their implications.


Colleagues and Leadership

Participate and get involved in Divisions of interest currently focusing on:  Aging, Diversity, Psychologists in Schools, Women's Issues, Psychopharmacology, Social Justice, Students, Military, Neuropsychology, and Forensic Practice

Participate and get involved in Special Interest Groups currently focusing on: Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Early Career Psychologists, Child/Adolescent Issues, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues, and Binational Issues

Consider one of our Annual Committees: Membership, Convention and Awards, Public Education, Academic and Higher Education, and Science  

TPA has also Core Committees: Finance, Governance and Staff, Texas Psychologist Editorial Board, Grassroots, Disaster Response, and Business of Practice


Platinum Advocate Member Exclusives

In addition to all of the great benefits listed above, Platinum Advocates are also entitled to the following benefits:

  • Half priced convention registration fee

  • FREE online professional development program up to 3 hours for a maximum of $75

  • FREE doctor finder listing

  • FREE Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists Acts and Rules

  • FREE, unlimited phone consultation with an attorney

  • Special badging at convention

  • Recognition in TPA publications and website

The primary goal of TPA's Platinum Advocate membership is to provide our doctoral members with access to a choice number of premium services that will enhance both your membership experience and professional development.



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