Our Mission

to:

  • Unite Black Psychologists in the New York Metropolitan area and New York state, in order to promote psychology as a profession, in affiliation with regional, national and international Black Psychological Associations.
  • Promote the responsible application of psychological constructs and intervention strategies in the Black Community.
  • Encourage freedom of Black scientific inquiry, teaching, and professional practice.
  • Develop theories, principles, and programs, which will enhance mental health in the Black Community.
  • Inform and educate the public concerning professional, social action and other service roles of Black Psychology itself.
  • Form cooperative networks with other Black professional and civic organizations, in order to plan & execute the effective delivery of psychological and related services.