Welcome to the official website of the Malta Chamber of Psychologists (MCP). The main objective of the Chamber is to act as a professional body for the discipline of psychology in Malta and as a representative body for psychologists practicing in Malta. It also aims to advance the practice of psychology in Malta and to make psychology accessible to all.
It prioritizes the promotion of psychologists’ and psychology graduates’ general welfare. Indeed the Chamber serves as a common platform for psychologists and psychology graduates practicing in the Maltese Islands. As a registered union, the Chamber works hard towards the maintenance and improvement of psychologists’ and psychology graduates’ conditions of work through the engagement in discussions and negotiations with the competent authorities as well as representation on any executive or advisory body having powers to make decisions which may affect the profession of psychology in Malta.
On instances the Chamber cooperates and mediates as an official representative with state bodies, organizations, fora, unions, societies, associations, and federations on the local and international scene with the aim of advancing the psychology profession as lived and practiced in Malta. One such affiliation is that established with the European Federation of Psychologists’ Association (EFPA) whereby the Chamber regularly seeks to implement directives regarding EuroPsy, including the register of professional psychologists under the EuroPsy initiative in Malta.
The Chamber also works to contribute towards the development of psychology in the field of education, and also as a science and as a profession. One such initiative is through the regular provision of CPD to its members as well as to psychologists and psychology graduates interested in the advancement of their personal and professional development. We do hope that you find this website useful. Do not hesitate to contact us should you wish to become a member or provide us with any feedback!