Angie Phares 
Greater Pittsburgh Psychological Association 

Welcome to the Greater Pittsburgh Psychological Association's application page.  Please use the link below to apply for Membership.

There are four classes of membership in GPPA:

1.  MEMBERS of the Association shall meet one of the following criteria:

  • Good standing as Member, Fellow, or Life member of the American Psychological Association as certified to the Board by the Membership Committee.
  • Possession of a doctoral degree from a regionally accredited institution, based in part upon a psychological dissertation from a program primarily psychological in content.
  • Possession of a current or voluntarily retired license from the Pennsylvania Board of Psychology.

2.   ASSOCIATES shall be persons who possess a Master’s degree in psychology from a regionally accredited institution.

3.  AFFILIATES -  possess a Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in a field related to psychology as determined by the Board, in its discretion.

4.  STUDENT MEMBERS - graduate students in a recognized program of psychology.