Who We Are:
Founded in 1974, the Lane County Psychologists’ Association (LCPA) is a professional membership organization and is registered as a public benefit corporation. Members are psychologists, psychologist associates, psychologist residents, and other psychology professionals. It is an association that provides services to its members and the local community.
Create a visible presence of psychologists providing direct benefit to the Lane County community through education and outreach that promotes wellness, emotional resilience, and the equitable and just treatment of all persons and groups.
Safeguard the accessibility of mental healthcare in the Lane County community and the security of practicing psychologists by advocating for legislative and regulatory actions that guide mental health parity, healthcare reform, network adequacy, professional licensing and insurer reimbursement for psychological services.
Build an inclusive, welcoming and diverse community of Lane County psychologists in order to develop networks of support and consultation, a sense of professional identity, and knowledge of local resources to facilitate effective referral and collaboration.
Provide Lane County psychologists with continuing education training to promote the delivery of psychological services in the community that are consistent with current APA standards of ethical conduct and guidelines for diversity and multicultural practice within professional psychology.