American Psychology-Law Society

We encourage individuals interested in psychology and law issues to join.

Join Division 41

Interested in psychology and law issues? Become a member. 

American Psychology-Law Society Newsletter


AP-LS Newsletter connects the psychology-law community with activities, events, and resources.

Psychologists may pursue a number of specialties within the area of psychology and law.

Careers in Psychology and Law

Psychologists can pursue a number of specialties within the area of psychology and law. 

AP-LS Annual Conference

The annual conference for the American Psychology-Law Society will be held in Denver, Colorado, March 17–19. Please visit the conference website to read our COVID-19 policies. Conference registration and hotel reservations are now open.

The AP-LS Student Committee will be hosting the annual conference 5k Fun Run. Explore Denver with colleagues and support the student committee by registering for the run, held Friday, March 18.

Register for the conference

Welcome From Our President

div41president-levett-lora Welcome to the American Psychology-Law Society (AP-LS), Division 41 of the American Psychological Association. Our organizational mission is to “enhance well-being, justice, and human rights through the science and practice of psychology in legal contexts.” AP-LS is the premiere organization for students and professionals who are interested in issues at the intersection of psychology and law. 

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Get information on education and training, the practice of psychology, research, and health and human rights issues.