About the Association

 

APAP SXM stands for:

Association of Psychologists and Allied Professionals of St. Maarten.

APAP SXM has been established in 2016 to:

  • promote the practice and professional development of psychology and related fields
  • Serve social and professional interests of psychologists and related professions on Sint Maarten (Dutch side).

How do we do that?

  1. We follow the standards in the needed degree to be active in the field of psychology to guarantee the professional expertise of our members.
  2. We invest in the professional development of our members with training, supervision and following the latest developments in the workfield.
  3. We focus on establishing and maintaining of conduct of the profession of psychologists and related profession in the interest of proper professional ethics.
  4. We build and maintain relationships with related organisations, both within and outside Sint Maarten
  5. We promote the education of psychology in Sint Maarten
  6. We provide information about psychology in Sint Maarten to different stakeholders
  7. We encourage and empower the study of scientific and professional aspects of the different specialisation of psychology and promote the publication of writing on topics in the field of psychology and related topics.