SMCM Psychology Professor Selected to Serve on Association of State Provincial Psychology Boards Advisory Group

Submitted by Angela Draheim on April 16, 2021 - 3:01 pm
April 16, 2021
By Angela Draheim

Visiting Associate Professor of Psychology Brian Sharpless was recently nominated and selected to be one of 11 members of the Association of State Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB) Examination Stakeholder Technical Advisory Group (ESTAG) for the national licensure exam in psychology (Examination for Professional Practice in Psychology/EPPP).

Over at least two-years the group will be tasked with:

o Providing information on issues/questions raised by the training community and collaborating on methods to address such issues/questions.

o Serving as an additional voice and resource to inform more substantive policy questions from or before EPPP committees.

o Serving as informal liaisons to and from their respective communities regarding the ASPPB Examination Program.

o Serving as a “think tank” that provides potential research ideas for examination related matters.