The Association is organized to operate exclusively for charitable and educational purposes, including but not limited to:
Promoting and advancing the profession of Black Psychology
Influencing and affecting social change; and
Developing programs whereby psychologists of African descent (hereafter known as Black Psychologists) can assist in solving problems of Black communities and other ethnic groups.
"When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid." ----Audre Lorde
The Association of Black Psychologists sees its mission and destiny as the liberation of the African-American Mind, empowerment of the African-American Character, and enlivenment and the illumination of the African-American Spirit.
Metro Detroit Chapter
An organization and community of black psychologists, aspiring psychologists, and allied mental health professionals who promote the advancement of black psychology as a specialized discipline.
We collectively share black psychological information and resources that specialize in black mental health generally, and specifically to, Detroit for black psychologists/mental health professionals, the black community, and allied psychologists/mental health professionals.
Through monthly networking, consultation, research, continuing education, symposiums, community, and professional partnerships.