SIOP State Affairs Committee
Greg Gormanous, Ph.D.
M. Peter Scontrino, Ph.D.
August 28, 2009
Goal One. Reconstitute the committee membership with at least three new members.
This goal has been accomplished.
Goal Two. Continue to review and update website information, including links to state and provincial boards.
This is an ongoing goal.
Goal Three: Provide referrals and information to members/student affiliates seeking licensure.
We respond to about four inquiries per month.
Goal Four: Continue to scan the environment in relation to license requirements and issues.
Each committee member does this for their assigned states and provinces.
Goal Five: Continue to collect sunset information on licensing laws for all state and provinces.
We do this on an annual basis, usually in the fall and winter.
Goal Six: Communicate state developments and licensure issues to members.
We will be accomplishing this goal through goal nine.
Goal Seven: Participate in Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards annual meeting to continue to keep them aware of the needs of I/O psychologists.
Greg Gormanous will be making a presentation at the fall board meeting.
Goal Eight: Establish a liaison with the graduate student organization to make licensing information readily available to graduate students
We have not worked on this goal to date.
Goal Nine: Distribute brochure on licensing written by Judy Blanton
We have revised the brochure and will be submitting it to TIP for publication.