Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology

2018 Edition
| Editors: Jeffrey S. Kreutzer, John DeLuca, Bruce Caplan

American College of Professional Neuropsychology (ACPN)

  • John E. MeyersEmail author
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-57111-9_2225


The American College of Professional Neuropsychology (ACPN) is a membership organization formed on September 1, 1995, that is composed of over 400 neuropsychologists who have doctoral degrees, are licensed as psychologists, and have completed the Diplomate examination process of the American Board of Professional Neuropsychology as well as 122 Affiliate members.

Major Areas or Mission Statement

ACPN is the academic arm of the American Board of Professional Neuropsychology (ABN). The mission of the ACPN is to promote and provide the highest levels of services related to professional neuropsychology for the benefit of the public and the profession.

Landmark Contributions

In addition to the continuing education benefit, ACPN also has two official quarterly journals – Applied Neuropsychology: Adult and Applied Neuropsychology: Child, which are dedicated to the presentation of practitioner-based scholarly research.

Diplomates of the ABN who are in good standing are automatically...

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeuropsychologyComprehensive Medpsych SystemsSarasotaUSA