Fort Worth Area
Psychological Association

Events/Professional Development

Upcoming events

    • 12 Mar 2015
    • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Texas Capitol Building, Austin, Texas

    Psychologists, mark your calendars! 

    TPA's 2015 Legislative Day has been set for Thursday, March 12, 2015.

    Join us in Austin at the Capitol as we raise awareness among our legislators about important issues affecting mental health and the practice and profession of psychology. 

    FWAPA members are planning to carpool from Fort Worth to Austin.  

    Register at

    • 19 Mar 2015
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Tarrant Area Food Bank, 2600 Cullen St, Ft Worth, TX 76107

    FWAPA is proud to be a Tarrant Area Food Bank Partner! 

    FWAPA volunteers will work from 6 to 9 pm in the quality control area, ensuring safe and quality food is distributed to partner hunger-relief charities.  

    Bring family and friends (at least age 16) and wear your FWAPA t-shirt if you have one! 

    • 10 Apr 2015
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Room 100 of Research and Education Building on the UNTHSC Campus. This is building 2 on the campus map. Parking Lot 6.

          Cultural Competency:  Experiencing Diversity

        Matthew Baysden, Ph.D.
    Licensed Psychologist

    FWAPA is delighted to have Dr. Baysden present an experiential workshop related to cultural competence. He plans to achieve the following objectives:
    1. Understand the important themes associated with multicultural ideologies.
    2. Understand cultural competence and have the opportunity to strengthen cultural competence through experiential exercises.
    3. Understand the effects of historical and current oppression on cultural/ethnic minorities.

Past events

18 Feb 2015 Legislative Discussion Group Regarding Proposition 2 and HB 623
13 Feb 2015 Childhood Attachment and Adult Mental Health
09 Jan 2015 Preparing Your Practice for Your Departure
05 Dec 2014 Holiday Party
13 Nov 2014 TPA 2014 Annual Convention
16 Oct 2014 FWAPA Volunteers at Tarrant Area Food Bank
10 Oct 2014 FWAPA's Annual Business Meeting
03 Oct 2014 "Ways of Seeing" Gallery Opening Night
19 Sep 2014 Speed Mentoring
12 Sep 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
12 Sep 2014 The Care of Residents in a skilled nursing facility
06 Sep 2014 Run for Life!
17 Jul 2014 FWAPA Volunteers at Tarrant Area Food Bank
11 Jul 2014 Introduction to Collaborative/Therapeutic Assessment
13 Jun 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
13 Jun 2014 DSM 5... with Tom Burdenski, PhD
09 May 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
09 May 2014 A New Comprehensive Approach for Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment, with Harold C. Urshel, III, M.D.
17 Apr 2014 FWAPA Volunteers at Tarrant Area Food Bank
11 Apr 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
11 Apr 2014 Cultural Perspectives: An interactive approach to identifying and addressing biases
08 Apr 2014 "Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Alzheimer's Disease" by James Hall, Ph.D., UNTHSC
14 Mar 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
16 Feb 2014 FWAPA T-SHIRTS
14 Feb 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
14 Feb 2014 "An Expanded View of Informed Consent" with Michael C. Gottlieb, PhD, ABPP
11 Feb 2014 "Predicting imminent risk of suicide: The state of the science" by Cynthia Claassen, PhD, UNTHSC
10 Jan 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
13 Dec 2013 Holiday Party
08 Nov 2013 FWAPA Annual Business Meeting
13 Sep 2013 Internal Family Systems Therapy: An Experiential Introduction by Tom Burdenski, PhD
14 Jun 2013 "Current Perspectives on Treating PTSD in Veterans" by Dr's Duane Purcell, Tara Saia-Lewis, Jan Bennett, and Daphne Fatter
10 May 2013 "Where Law and Psychology Bump Heads: Lawyers are as Afraid of You as You are of Them" by Dr. Michael J Flynn, JD, PhD
08 Feb 2013 Understanding and Managing ADHD & Comorbid Disorders
14 Dec 2012 FWAPA Holiday Affair - A Night at the Museum
09 Nov 2012 FWAPA Annual Business Meeting
18 Oct 2012 Joint CEU Event with Tarrant County Psychiatrists
14 Sep 2012 There is More: The Art and Science of Flourishing - Practice Applications
08 Jun 2012 The Narcissism of Kings : Nero, Henry VIII, and Napoleon
09 Mar 2012 Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: Therapeutic technique, theory and application in individual and couples therapy
13 Jan 2012 Ethics in the Final Hours: End of Life Issues in Psychological Treatment of Terminally Ill Patients
02 Dec 2011 FWAPA Holiday Affair - A Night at the Museum
11 Nov 2011 FWAPA Annual Meeting

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