CANPA Standing Committees

Caribbean Regional Conference Of Psychology (CRCP) Committee

Co-Chairs: Ishtar Govia (Jamaica/Trinidad & Tobago) & Maja Heijmans-Gotschalk (Suriname)

Psychology Education and Training Committee

Co-Chairs: Ava Thompson (Bahamas) & Milagros Mendez (Puerto Rico)

Finance and Fund-Raising Committee

Co-Chairs: Rita Dudley-Grant (US Virgin Islands) & Guerda Nicolas (USA/Haiti)


Professional Practice Standards Committee

Co-Chairs: Omowale Amuleru- Marshall (Grenada, Guyana) and Kai Morgan (Jamaica)


Publications and Communications Committee

Co-Chairs: Guillermo Bernal (Puerto Rico), Ishtar Govia (Jamaica) & Merry Bullock (Colorado, USA)


Other Committees

President and Elders Council

Chair: Jennifer Deanne Ford (Barbados)

International Advisory Committee 

Chair: Merry Bullock (USA)


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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

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