About JamPsych

Vision:

The Jamaican Psychological Society aspires to be the professional body for psychologists and counsellors in Jamaica; while exemplifying high professional standards, providing quality continuing education, ensuring public awareness and advancing psychology and counselling as a profession.

 

Mission:

To promote the development of professional psychologists and counsellors; and uphold ethical standards, conduct, and respect for diversity in the practice of psychology and counselling.

 

The core values of the Society are: integrity, accountability, transparency, professionalism, inclusivity/inclusiveness, cultural relevance, social responsibility and respect for diversity.

 

The strategic objectives of the Society are:

  • To protect the public by advocating for the highest professional standards amongst psychological and counselling practitioners in Jamaica.

  • To enhance the professional practice of psychology and counselling in order to serve the nation and its psychological needs.

 
 
 
JamPsych Committees

and their Chairs

By-Laws

JamPsych's By-laws detail the structure and functioning of the Society.

Scope of Practice

JamPsych's Scope of Practice outlines the the tasks and roles associated with different categories of psychologist and counsellors who are members of the Society.

Secretariat

Dr. Kai A. D. Morgan 

 

Advocacy

Dr. Margaret Barnett  

 

Public Relations

Mrs. Rosemarie Voordouw 

 

Membership

Mrs. Djavila Ho

 

Counselling

Mrs. Tamaya Wilson

 

Education

Dr. Makesha Evans

Ethics

Dr. Joan Latty

Students

Ms. Christina Silvera 

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