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  • www.apa.org
  • Washington, DC
  • 501 to 1000 Employees
  • 1892
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Civic & Social Services
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)

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The American Psychological Association, in Washington, D.C., is the largest scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States. APA's membership includes nearly 130,000 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants and students. Through its ...
Mission: Improve mental, behavioral and physical health by promoting clinical practices based on the best available evidence. Identify interventions that are effective and can be implemented in the community. Develop treatment guidelines that are scientifically sound, clinically useful, ...

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APA Reviews

3.5
54%
Recommend to a Friend
48%
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16 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee, less than 1 year

"Good"

Jun 8, 2022 - Associate Auditor in Richmond, VA

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Nice people and good training

Cons

There were honestly no cons
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Diversity & Inclusion at APA

3.5
(31 Reviews)

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...Outwardly makes statements about it's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion when it comes to psychological science but doesn't value it within the association and with its employees....Read More

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APA Interviews

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Positive56%
Negative19%
Neutral25%
Getting an Interview
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Employee Referral8%
Other4%
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    First Interviewed by HR, then interviewed by manager and then a panel interview. The process was really quick and I am happy I got to learn a lot about the position. Thank you
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...Employee appreciation is widespread, benefits are excellent, pay is decent, opportunity for advancement and professional development is also widespread...

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56 of job seekers rate their interview experience at APA as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.4 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at APA.

39 of employees think that APA has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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