Division 13 Bylaws

Article I - Name and Purpose

1. The name of this organization shall be the Society of Consulting Psychology Division 13 (hereinafter referred to as the “Society”), whereas the Society is also Division 13 of the American Psychological Association.

2. The purpose of this Society shall be:

a. Encouraging high standards of psychological consultation;

b. Stimulating the exchange of knowledge, ideas, and consulting experience;

c. Promoting scientific research on psychological problems, especially in the area of consulting psychology;

d. Supporting the advancement of consulting psychology as a science, as a profession, and as a means of promoting human well-being;

e. Fostering supportive and cooperative relations with the American Psychological Association (APA) and with allied associations;

f. Facilitating professional fellowship among psychologists.

g. Encouraging its members to uphold the provisions of the American Psychological Association’s Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct, which have been adopted as the ethical code of the Society.