The Society for the
Study of Social Issues


APA Annual Convention

Each year, SPSSI, in its role as Division 9 of the American Psychological Association (APA), sponsors various programs and sessions of interest to our members at the APA Annual Convention.

2018 APA Convention
August 9-12, San Francisco

Division 9 at APA Program

Pre-Convention LGBTQ Advocacy



2017 APA Convention, Washington DC SPSSI Programming - At a Glance

2017 SPSSI Programming - Full Version

Collaborative Program Schedule

Sessions offering CE credits have been reviewed and approved by the American Psychological Association Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP) and the Continuing Education Committee (CEC) to offer CE credits for psychologists. The CEP Office and the CEC maintain responsibility for the delivery of the programs. 

SPSSI's 2017 CE sessions are:

  • Being, Becoming and Fostering Allies---Social Justice Advocacy Relationships Across Privilege
  • Challenging Class Inequality and Exclusion---Insights, Barriers and Opportunities

Policy Workshop and Advocacy Day Preconference (2017)

Past Conventions

2016 SPSSI-APA Programming at-a-glance

2016 SPSSI-APA Programming FULL

2015 SPSSI -APA Programming


SPSSI Programming at APA - Archive


Research that produces nothing but books will not suffice.
                                                                                                                    - Kurt Lewin