[Photo-News] NPA-CAPIO Collaborative capacity building workshop held in Enugu in December, 2017

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    NPA- CAPIO
    Group photograph of the participant of the maiden edition of NPA- CAPIO (Carmelite Prisioners’ Interest Organization) collaborative workshop on psychological rehabilitation of prisons inmate held in December 2017 in Enugu for prison health workers in Enugu prisons and environs.
  • NPA- CAPIO
    NPA- CAPIO
    Group photograph of the participant of the maiden edition of NPA- CAPIO (Carmelite Prisioners’ Interest Organization) collaborative workshop on psychological rehabilitation of prisons inmate held in December 2017 in Enugu for prison health workers in Enugu prisons and environs. At the is the Executive Director of CAPIO Rev. Fr. Ambrose Ekeroku, by his immediate left is the National President of NPA Prof. Michael Ezenwa and by his immediate right is Dr. Charles Umeh of University of Lagos

What We Do

  1. • Compile a register of psychologists accredited to practice in Nigeria
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  3. • Advocate for a legal framework to favor the practice of psychology in Nigeria
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  5. • Encourage the practice of psychology in applied settings
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  7. • Public enlightenment and behavior change communication for national development
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  9. • Advocate on subjects that are relevant for positive orientation for positive change and human development
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  • • Collaboration with appropriate regulatory organizations to develop curricula in psychology that meet national development needs
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  • • Promotion of a mentorship scheme to build capacity of junior colleagues in research and practice
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  • • Ensure strict adherence to the code of ethics of the discipline of psychology
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  • • Develop partnership(s) with other disciplines and organizations to improve humanity and career status of members
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  • • Assist leaders and public service holders with relevant evidence based information on human behavior to guide policy formulation and implementation
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  • • Encourage the development of the technology for psychological assessment and testing
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  • • Promote an Africa-wide network for the promotion of the science and practice of psychology
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  • • Prescribe quality control standards for psychology education and practice in Nigeria
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