NVCP Benefits


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Virginia Academy of Clinical Psychologists

  • Advocacy at the National, State and Local level
    • Legislative lobbying to protect patients and our profession
    • Advocacy with insurance and managed-care organizations
    • Support for prescription privileges in Virginia
    • APA representation
  • Professional Services
    • VACP and NVCP publications
    • Colleague Assistance Program
    • Stimulating conventions
    • Ethical consultation

And when you join Northern Virginia Clinical Psychologists, you can network with over 200 Local Clinical Psychologists

  • Professional Development & Networking
    • Internet message board forum
    • Business of Practice events
    • Peer referrals
    • Mentoring service
    • Electronic newsletter published three times per year (Members are invited to develop an article highlighting an area of expertise)
  • Quality CE Luncheon programs
    • Typically programs are threetimes annually
    • Earn up to 9 CEs a year, including annual ethics CEs
    • Programs are approximately half price (or $60) for members ($110 for non-NVCP members)
      • A savings of $150-off each year if you attend all three
  • NVCP Website
    • A free listing in the NVCP  “Find a Psychologist” on-line directory
    • Your practice information is included on our “Find a Psychologist” referral service for the public (Thousands of hits per year)
    • News updates for high profile psychological/psychiatric research findings