DCPA Accreditation for Continuing Education
REQUIREMENTS FOR WORKSHOP APPROVAL BY DCPA/APA
If you are interested in applying for DCPA Continuing Education sponsorship to offer continuing education credits for psychologists, please complete the below application and email to Dr. Suzan Stafford at firstname.lastname@example.org
An application must include the workshop title, number of continuing education credits (hours), the instructional method, learning objectives, and the instructor(s) name(s), CV and references (4-5).
o Educational objectives;
o A description of the target audience and the instructional level of the workshop (introductory, intermediate, or advanced);
o Instructor credentials, including relevant professional degree and discipline, current professional position, and expertise in program content;
o The number of CE credits offered for each workshop;
o A clear indication of any activities within a workshop/program that are not offered for CE credit.
o Any known commercial support for CE workshops/programs or instructors. Any other relationships that could be reasonably construed as a conflict of interest also must be disclosed.
o Sponsors must assure that when referring to APA approval, the correct statement is used in all promotional materials such as ads, brochures, and announcements When referring to APA approval, the following statement must be used:
"The District of Columbia Psychological Association is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The District of Columbia Psychological Association maintains responsibility for this program and its content."
Indicate which criteria your workshop/program(s) meet. Briefly describe how the program content meets the specified criterion, providing relevant references or up to 5 representative citations. You must check the applicable box(es) andprovide a narrative. Attach additional documentation if necessary.
If you are requested by DCPA to present a workshop, there is no charge. Otherwise, the Application Fee is:
For information please contact Dr. Suzan Stafford, Ed.D. at email@example.com