The Educational Psychology Association of South Africa (EPASSA) has the following aims:

  • Providing a forum for educational psychologists to share ideas, promote their work and strive for effective, ethical service delivery to members of the public.
  • Advocating, promoting, marketing and advancing the interests of educational psychology, protecting the profession and the public, responding to challenges and debates around mental health, and maintaining a good relationship between the association and other bodies.
  • Addressing significant challenges facing educational psychology, including concerns related to the scope of practice and the scaling down of training.