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2018 Award Winners Announced At Annual Convention

The LPA 2018 Distinguished Psychologist award winner was Dr. William McCown, who impressed the committee with his research on gambling addictions, applications of chaos theory to cognitive psychology, and his factor analysis of people who identify with the Grateful Dead experience. ...

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Essential Partner

Join us for Being the Essential partner. Early registration is still open but only for a few more weeks. Early registrants receive a free webinar and a chance for one of three complimentary test kits from WPS, a $400 value. The Convention Committee and I are proud of the theme an...

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LSBEP Election Results



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Dr. Jennings to Lead LPA’s Efforts in Rural and TeleHealth

Dr. Tiffany Jennings, licensed psychologist in Shreveport, Louisiana, will serve as LPA’s Chair of the Rural and TeleHealth Committee, a committee aimed to support psychologists working in rural health and telehealth areas for the association. “We are honored and excited to have Dr. Je...

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Dr. Michael Cunningham to Chair LPA Diversity Committee

Dr. Michael Cunningham will chair the newly created Diversity Committee for the Louisiana Psychological Association. He is Professor of Psychology at Tulane University, and holds a Joint Appointment as Provost in the African and African Diaspora Studies Program at Tulane. His research focuses on re...

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Dr. Breidenstine Appointed to Children’s Trust Fund

On December 12 the Governor announced that he appointed Angela S. Breidenstine, Ph.D., of New Orleans, to the Louisiana Children's Trust Fund Board. Breidenstine is a licensed clinical psychologist and Assistant Professor at Tulane University School of Medicine's Division of Child and Adolescent Psy...

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