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Membership Benefits Include:

Professional and Educational Development

  • Top quality continuing education for licensure
  • APA-approved sponsor of Continuing Education
  • Education regarding APA initiatives
  • Discounted attendance for IPA-sponsored conferences and workshops
  • Representation in APA governance

Practice Assistance

  • Resources for Starting or Managing a Private Practice in Iowa - a member access only document
  • Professional standards consultation
  • Member website listings
  • Online job listings


  •  Legislative influence through IPA's lobbyist
  • Voice in Congress when IPA leadership meets with Iowa's senators and members of congress
  • Participation in our annual Legislative Day
  • Representation in APA governance

Friendship, Networking, & Professional Home

  •  Meet with old friends and colleagues and make new ones at IPA events
  • Join one of the many IPA committees, make a difference and network with other professionals
  • Use the IPA Listserv to ask questions, inform colleagues of news developments and stay in touch statewide
  • Subscriptions to The Iowa Psychologist and the IPA Listserv
  • Website memberships
  • Access to benefits and discounts via IPA's Business Partnerships

Professional Recognition

  • Inclusion in IPA online directory
  • Opportunity to represent psychology in media interviews
  • Eligibility for IPA Service Awards, Meritorious Achievement Award, Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award, Ann Ernst Award

Student Membership Benefits

  • Mentoring, networking and relationship building with professional psychologists
  • Student poster and conference presentations
  • Advertisement for data collection efforts
  • Student voice in Executive Council
  • Student Benefits Expanded