The SPS supports members in their ongoing career development and strives to maintain and improve the quality of the psychological services that members provide in various ways:
Recognition of professional standing – eligible to use the acronym of MSPS
Code of Conduct and Ethical Issues – guidelines to safeguard client’s welfare and the integrity of the profession. Members are required to abide by the Code of Professional Ethics. View the copy of the Code : Code of Professional Ethics
Professional Development – the society brings members with common interests together through its regular special interest groups and regular meetings.
Annual General Meeting – full members have voting rights and are kept updated on society matters as well as future directions at the AGM. This is followed by a complimentary Post-AGM gathering meal for all voting members.
Events - the society runs talks on various topics (see calendar of events in SPS website). Discounted registration fees are available for members. Subsidised rates are available to student members.
Member Discounts – eligible members are entitled to discounts for talks and workshops organised by the society
SPS Membership Directory – general public can search the SPS membership registry online to find out whether a psychologist is a current SPS member
Networking Opportunities – provides an avenue for networking with others to communicate, exchange ideas, knowledge and information through social events exclusively for members as well as other SPS functions.
Psychology Student – the society offers membership to psychology students at a reduced rate. Student members are encouraged to network with other practicing psychologists at SPS functions.
Ezine - All members receive electronic news bulletins with psychology related news and the latest updates on society matters.