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What is PsySSA

The Psychological Society of South Africa (PsySSA) is the professional body representing psychology professionals in South Africa. PsySSA was formed in January 1994, uniting the various bodies that existed until then. PsySSA was structured as a transformed entity to deal with the fast-changing dispensation and speaks authoritatively on behalf of the discipline on matters concerning the mental health and psychosocial well being of all South Africans. PsySSA has since its inception been dedicated to making a significant contribution to solving the pressing human development problems in South Africa.
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PsySSA Executive Committee Nominations

The PsySSA Nominations Committee wishes to advise that the following positions on the PsySSA Executive Committee will become vacant at the forthcoming 23rd AGM:

  1. President-Elect, who will serve for one year before assuming the role of President at the conclusion of the 24th AGM in 2018.
  2. Treasurer, who will serve for two years.
  3. Four Additional Executive Committee Members, who will serve for two years.
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Committed to the transformation and development of South African Psychology to serve the needs and interests of all South Africa´s people.