Committee Reports

Federal Advocacy Coordinator Committee report

The chair recaps the committee's accomplishments for the first half of 2011 and new goals for 2012

By Gloria Behar Gottsegen, PhD

Committee Members:  none

Summary of accomplishments and activities between January, 2011 and August, 2011:

  1. Attendance at State Leadership Conference.

  2. Prepare report for publication in The Group Psychologist.

Committee Plan and Goals for the next two years:

  1. Attendance at annual State Leadership Conference in March, 2012

  2. Lobbying Congressional leaders for support

  3. Continue notifying Division 49 members regarding federal legislative information from the APAPO (APA Practice Organization) and soliciting grass roots action for federal issues involving psychology.

Action and discussion items for the Board of Directors:  None needed.

August 6, 2011 Meeting in Washington, DC