Continuing Education/Professional Development

Some sessions at RMPA will offer Continuing Education/Professional Development credit. There is an additional $55 fee to receive credits, and the list of presentations that offer credits during the 2019 convention will be available here in the future.

The following 14 presentations are approved for CE at the 2019 convention:

  • Teaching is a Political Act: Who Decides What We Need to Know?

  • Back to the Future: Exploring Psychology’s Past, Re imagining Psychology’s Future

  • Wearing Out Your Welcome: Clothing, Prejudice, and Sexism

  • Who has made history in psychology? Strategies for inclusive pedagogy

  • Respect for Psychology as a Science as Higher Education Becomes More Corporate

  • Teaching Sex and Gender Beyond the Binary

  • Bell-Loomis Symposium"

  • The Accidental Social Psychologist

  • Implementing Comprehensive Services for Clients Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder

  • Mindfulness and Hypnosis in Clinical Practice

  • Stigma Reduction Engagement: Combating the Opioid Crisis

  • Brief Introduction to Radically Open DBT

  • Familiarizing the Unspoken: Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault in Mental Health Training

  • Kids in eXpression (KIX)

If you have questions about the credits, please contact Steve Barney at

In 2018 the following sessions gave credit (among others):

  • A president’s symposium on suicide prevention and intervention.

  • Sally Spencer- Thomas, Ph.D., “Innovation in Men’s Mental Health: Using Humor, Media and Digital Engagement to Promote Mental Health and Prevent Suicide for High Risk Men”

  • Tania Israel, Ph.D, “Four Ways Psychologists Can Participate in Social Change"

  • Robert Morgan, Ph.D., “Beyond Pop Culture: The Application of Science in Forensic Psychology