• a regional network of national organizations and groupings of psychologists throughout the broader Caribbean, embracing all the linguistic and cultural diversity found in the region

  • organized to advance psychological knowledge, research, skills, and practice in the service of Caribbean well-being and development, while addressing the professional interests of psychological practitioners, academics and researchers.

  • sponsors regular regional conferences of psychology

  • provides resources and guidance on the status, structure and development of psychology in the region.

CANPA works within the Caribbean psychology community to foster a strong discipline that is relevant to local issues and realities in the Caribbean

CANPA Member Associations are national associations of psychologists  in Caribbean countries/territories and an organization of individual psychologists in Caribbean countries/territories where there is no national association of psychology or in the Caribbean diaspora.


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Archived News

  • CANPA signs agreement with Cuban Societies
  • New CANPA Member
  • UN report: Caribbean participation in CSW Event
  • CANPA condolences on the passing of Robert Roe
  • Guerda Nicolas - new publication on mental health training in Haiti
  • Report on CRCP2014 - International Journal of Psychology
  • Report on CRCP2014 - Caribbean Journal
  • Elections: CANPA Executive Council 2014-2016
  • Psychologists to be licensed in Jamaica
  • Special journal issue on Psychology in the Caribbean just published!
  • CANPA launched June, 2013
  • Report of CRCP2011 published in International Journal of Psychology

CANPA Announcements

guyana-brochureSuicide, Youth Violence and Professional Psychology: A Public Symposium


Pegasus Hotel, Kingston Georgetown, Guyana - Novemer 9, 2017 - 8:30am - 6:30pm
Little Rock Suite, Berbice, Guyana - November 10, 2017 - 2:00pm - 6:00pm

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cuba-flagCRCP2018 - November 13-17, 2018, Havana Cuba

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See Photos of CRCP2016!

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News Articles

  • Caribbean Health Research Conference, Guyana, April 27-29, 2017 (04-2017)

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  • Health Disparities Conference October 18-20, 2017 (04-2017)

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  • Canpa elections (11-2016)

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  • CANPA participants in UWI Mona Psychology Conference 2016 (03-2016)

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  • Caribbean Region Quarterly Bulletin theme: Crime and Violence in the Caribbean (03-2016)

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Contact CANPA

CANPA Secretariat P. O. Box CB-13015 Nassau, Bahamas Email: Secretariat@canpanet.org