The American Psychological Association (APA) is a scientific and professional organization that represents psychology in the United States. Its mission is “to advance the creation, communication and application of psychological knowledge to benefit society and improve people’s lives.” 

The Association of Black Psychologists (ABPsi) works to enhance the psychological well-being of Black people in America through positive approaches to research. It seeks funding for Black Psychologists, on projects that include, but are not limited to: Scholarly Journals, Training Programs, Recruitment of Students and Faculty and community mental healthcare programs. 

The Association for Psychological Science (previously the American Psychological Society) works “to promote, protect, and advance the interests of scientifically oriented psychology in research, application, teaching, and the improvement of human welfare“. 

PSI CHI@ The International Honor Society in Psychology - Founded for the purposes of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology. Membership is open to undergraduate and graduate students for whom the study of psychology is a major interest and who meet the minimum requirements. 

Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues - the major representative body for psychologists who conduct research on ethnic minority issues and the application of psychological knowledge to ethnic minority issues. 

Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues - An international association of psychologists, allied scientists, and others, who are interested in the application of research on the psychological aspects of important social issues to public policy solutions.