Georgia Psychological Association records

Georgia Psychological Association records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Georgia Psychological Association.
Title: Georgia Psychological Association records
Dates: 1946-1975
Quantity: 2.4 Linear feet (6 document boxes)
Abstract:The collection consists of records of the Georgia Psychological Association from 1946-1975. The records include correspondence, constitutions, minutes (1948-1972), treasurer's reports (1948-1970), membership applications, member lists, committee reports (1948-1971, with gaps), and printed material. The materials document the formation of the organization and its subsequent activities including information on the licensing of psychologists in Georgia, legislation before the General Assembly, mental health problems, and ethics and standards for mental health professionals.
Coll. Number: ms180

Biographical/Historical Note

The Georgia Psychological Association was founded in 1946. As of 2011, It continues to operate. The GPA represents psychology in the State of Georgia and is recognized at the national level for its activism and breadth of activity. It sponsors a variety of Continuing Education workshops culminating in the Spring Annual Meeting and publishing the "Georgia Psychologist."

Sources:

GPA website.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Mental health personnel--Legal status, laws, etc.--Georgia.
Mental health services--Georgia.
Minutes.
Psychologists--Professional ethics--Georgia.
Psychology--Georgia--Societies, etc.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Georgia Psychological Association records. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Act Creating State Board of Examiners of Psychologists
 
2Charter (Reproductions)
 
3Correspondence Re Charter (Copies)
 
4Constitution, Proposed And First, 1946
 
5Constitution, Second, 1949
 
6Constitutions, 1956, 1968, 1971, 1979
 
7History of the Georgia Psychological Association, 1946-1964
 
8Law Governing Practice of Psychology in Georgia 1970. Revision Suggested., Oct 10, 1968
 
9Letters, 1946 - 1948
Letters re: organization of GPA.
 
10Letters, 1950 - 1951
Letters re: legislation and licensing.
 
11Letters, 1956 - 1970
Letters re: children, mental health, programs, etc.
 
12Letters, 1971 - 1974
 
13Minutes, Business Meetings, 1947 - 1949
 
14Minutes, Business Meetings, 1950 - 1951
 
15Minutes, Business Meetings, 1952 - 1953, 1957 - 1960
 
16Board of Directors, Minutes, 1948 - 1957
 
17Board of Directors, Minutes, 1958 - 1969
 
18Board of Directors, Minutes, 1970 - 1972
 
BoxFolder
21Membership Applications A-F
 
2Membership Applications G-K
 
3Membership Applications L-R
 
4Membership Applications S-Z
 
5Membership Blanks (Original)
 
6Lists of Members
 
7Charter Members
 
8Directories, 1947, 1949, 1954, 1964-1966, 1968, 1970, 1972, 1974, 1977
 
9Certification of Psychologists, Illustrative Bill, 1948
 
10Licensing bill, Proposed Form, Preliminary Draft and Material Re Licensing
 
11Licensing Board Questionaires
 
12Licensed Psychologists, 1951
 
13Registration of Corporation, 1948, 1950, 1951
 
14Members Attending Meetings, 1950, 1955
 
15Committees and Committee Reports, 1948 - 1953, 1958, 1962, 1971
 
16Programs
 
17Publications by Members in University Center, 1950 - 1954
 
18Rosters of Applied Psychologists in Georgia, 1952 - 1967, 1968, 1970
 
19Bulletins, Vol. I nos. 3, 4, 6,1947 (Duplicates)
 
20Bulletins (Duplicates), 1948
 
BoxFolder
31Bulletins (Duplicates), 1949
 
2Bulletins (Duplicates), 1950
 
3Bulletins (Duplicates), 1951
 
4Bulletins (Duplicates), 1952
 
5Bulletins (Duplicates), 1953
 
6Bulletins, 1955
 
7Treasurer's Reports, 1948 - 1970
No report for 1951.
 
8 Georgia Psychologist, 1955 - 1956, 1958
 
9 Georgia Psychologist, 1963 - 1964
 
BoxFolder
41 Georgia Psychologist, 1965 - 1966
 
2 Georgia Psychologist, 1967 - 1968
 
3 Georgia Psychologist, 1969 - 1970
 
4 Georgia Psychologist, 1971 - 1972
 
5 Georgia Psychologist, 1973 - 1975
 
6Administrative Assistant's Reports
 
7Advisory Committee Newsletter
 
8APA Council
 
9Division of Licensed Psychologist, 1972
 
10Fellows
 
11Information Re State Board of Examiners and Examinations
 
12Letters Regarding Insurance Legislation, 1972 - 1973
 
13Memorial to Dr. James Green Sr.
 
14Memo Concerning Annual Meetings, Programs, 1970, 1972, 1973, 1974
 
15Memo to Voting Members
 
16Minutes of Executive Board, 1971
 
17Monographs
 
18Newsletters, 1973
 
19Newsnotes, 1973
 
20Presidents and Dates of Administration
 
BoxFolder
51 Georgia Psychologist, 1976-1978
Vol. 29 - No.3 (July 1976), No.4 (September 1976); Vol. 30 - No.1 (February 1977), No. 3 (April 1977), No. 5 (October 1977), No.6 (December 1977); Vol. 31 - No.2 (April 1978), No. 3 (September 1978), No. 4 (November 1978)
 
2 Georgia Psychologist, 1979-1980
 
3 Georgia Psychologist, 1981
 
4 Georgia Psychologist, 1982
 
5 Georgia Psychologist, 1983
 
6 Georgia Psychologist, 1984 - 1985
 
7 Georgia Psychologist, 1986-1987
 
8Miscellaneous Papers, 1975 - 1982
 
Box
6Box 6: Addendum from Emory (mainly organizational papers- constitution, roster, member applications, correspondence, issues of Georgia Psychologist, etc), 1951-1966