LPA Mission Statement
The mission of LPA is the advancement of
psychology as a science, as a profession, 
and as a means of promoting health, 
education, and human welfare.

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Welcome to the Louisiana Psychological Association
Membership in the Louisiana Psychological Association is a necessity in order to ensure that each psychologist has the ability to practice their profession in the best environment possible. With your LPA membership, the Association can continue to guarantee that you will be connected to local, state, and federal officials, without ever having to leave your office. What makes associations so powerful, and what we are striving for, is for every Licensed Psychologist in the state of Louisiana to be an LPA member. When standing in unison, the LPA speaks in a collective voice.  

Please join or renew your LPA dues using the attached form or here online as soon as possible. There is no better investment as a psychologist in Louisiana! With all of the significant changes going on, it is critically important to stay informed and know that your voice is being heard. We have a fantastic year lined up for the Louisiana Psychological Association and want you to be a part of it!


*Advocacy – LPA retains a full-time lobbyist who monitors legislative and regulatory threats Dates for the 2016 Regular Legislative Session ~ Monday, March 14, 2016 - Thursday, June 6, 2016

*Educational Opportunities - The LPA Annual Convention is slated for May 20, 2016 and our LPA Fall Workshop will be held September, 2016 

*Weekly e-Newsletters to keep you informed with what LPA is doing for you and your profession 

 We are fortunate to have both a full time association management firm, Checkmate Strategies, and a contract lobbyist, Kevin Hayes. With their guidance and active leadership from the LPA membership, relationships will be built, policies will go where we dictate, and we will have profound transparency.

For more information, please contact Cindy Bishop, Executive Director, at (225) 933-5435 or at cindy.bishop@checkmate-strategies.com. If there is anything the LPA can do to better serve your needs, please do not hesitate to let our new Executive Director know. We look forward to working together in the year to come. 


Dr. Lacey Seymour, LPA President

Contact Us
October 8, 2016 at the West Baton Rouge Conference Center 
Click here to register online!