IAP2 USA has a number of chapters that provide support for practitioners in that part of the country. Chapters plan and organize local events, activities, and professional development opportunities, and are the basis for building a vital organization.
Learn More about your local Chapter!
Not sure which chapter you should belong to? Refer to the map above.
If there is no active chapter in your area, consider forming one! Let us know by submitting an interest form.
IAP2 USA supports current and emerging chapters in a broad variety of ways, including the following:
IAP2 USA strongly encourages the growth of chapters, and recognizes chapters grow because of the energy and enthusiasm of the people involved. Chapters emerge when members take the initiative to form them. IAP2 USA offers a strong brand, unparalleled training, extensive networking, savvy organizing and promotional support for chapters, and a welcoming process to help you get started. Any group of IAP2 USA members can start a chapter.
The basic steps are to:
From your new beginnings, you will want to:
Get started on the right foot by reading the chapter handbook! Within its pages you will find a guide to all the "in's and out's" of chapter governance, national programs, and how to get going!