Associations

Education, Child Care & Family Services

  • Addiction Professional Association of California

    Addiction Professional Association of California (APAC) is the state affiliate of NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals. APAC was formed in 2010 to support addiction professionals in education, advocacy, professional identity and professional services.
    http://naadac.org/california
  • Aerobics and Fitness Association of America

    As the world's largest fitness educator, the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) delivers comprehensive cognitive and practical education for fitness professionals, grounded in industry research, using both traditional and innovative modalities. AFAA upholds Basic Exercise Standards and Guidelines for safe fitness practice.
    http://www.afaa.com/
  • After-School All-Stars

    A non-profit organization servicing students after-school in academics, sports, and enrichments. We are always looking for activity leaders in various backgrounds to assist in dance, yoga, sports, fashion, cooking, and etc.
    http://www.sdafterschoolallstars.org
  • Aging with Dignity

    Aging with Dignity is a national non-profit organization with a mission to affirm and safeguard the human dignity of individuals as they age and to promote better care for those near the end of life. The life and work of Mother Teresa of Calcutta served as the inspirational foundation of Aging with Dignity.
    http://www.agingwithdignity.org
  • Agriculture, Food & Human Values Society

    The Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society (AFHVS)is an organization of professionals dedicated to an open and free discussion of these issues, and to an understanding of the values that underlie alternative visions of the food and agricultural systems.
    http://afhvs.org
  • Alliance for Continuing Education in the Health Professions

    The Alliance for Continuing Education in the Health Professions (CEHP) is an international membership community of more than 2,200 professionals dedicated to accelerating excellence in health care performance through quality education, advocacy, and collaboration. Founded in 1975, the Alliance is the recognized leader and trusted partner striving to close gaps in health care delivery by translating the best science and knowledge into effective professional development. Alliance constituents and stakeholders include the broadest universe of medical and health care professions, including physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, technologists, and technicians, among others. Members also include representatives from academic medical colleges, hospitals and health systems, medical specialty societies, medical education companies, government entities, and pharmaceutical and device companies.
    http://www.acehp.org/
  • Alliance for Aging Research

    The Alliance for Aging Research is the nation's leading non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and accelerating the pace of medical discoveries to vastly improve the universal human experience of aging and health.
    http://www.agingresearch.org
  • American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry

    The mission of the American Association of Addiction Psychology (AAAP) is to educate, influence and encourage excellence in practice, policy and prevention for the field of Addiction Psychiatry and beyond.
    http://www.aaap.org/
  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

    The mission of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) is to promote the healthy development of children, adolescents, and families through research, training, prevention, comprehensive diagnosis and treatment and to meet the professional needs of child and adolescent psychiatrists throughout their careers.
    http://www.aacap.org/
  • American Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

    The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. The Academy is committed to improving the nation's health and advancing the profession of dietetics through research, education and advocacy.
    http://www.eatright.org/
  • American Academy of Advertising

    The American Academy of Advertising (AAA) is an organization of advertising scholars and professionals with an interest in advertising and advertising education. The Academy fosters research that is relevant to the field and provides a forum for the exchange of ideas among its academic and professional members.
    http://www.aaasite.org
  • American Academy of Audiology

    The American Academy of Audiology is the world's largest professional organization of, by, and for audiologists. The active membership of more than 10,000 is dedicated to providing quality hearing care services through professional development, education, research, and increased public awareness of hearing and balance disorders.
    http://www.audiology.org
  • American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

    The American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, was established in 1953. It is a membership based organization, composed of over 7,500 child and adolescent psychiatrists and other interested physicians. Its members actively research, evaluate, diagnose, and treat psychiatric disorders and pride themselves on giving direction to and responding quickly to new developments in addressing the health care needs of children and their families.
    http://www.aacap.org
  • American Academy of Pediatrics

    The American Academy of Pediatrics is an organization of 60,000 pediatricians committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.
    http://www.aap.org
  • American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine

    Founded in 1975, American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine serves to advance the understanding, prevention and management of lower extremity sports and fitness injuries.
    http://www.aapsm.org/
  • American Academy of Religion

    In a world where religion plays so central a role in social, political, and economic events, as well as in the lives of communities and individuals, there is a critical need for ongoing reflection upon and understanding of religious traditions, issues, questions, and values. The American Academy of Religion's mission is to promote such reflection through excellence in scholarship and teaching in the field of religion. As a learned society and professional association of teachers and research scholars, the American Academy of Religion has over 10,000 members who teach in some 1,000 colleges, universities, seminaries, and schools in North America and abroad. The Academy is dedicated to furthering knowledge of religion and religious institutions in all their forms and manifestations. This is accomplished through Academy-wide and regional conferences and meetings, publications, programs, and membership services.
    http://www.aarweb.org
  • American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law

  • American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry

    The American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry is an organization of psychiatrists interested in the application of psychodynamic psychotherapy in clinical practice and in understanding emotional aspects of culture and art.
    http://www.aapdp.org/
  • American Advertising Federation, Inland Empire

    A professional association for Riverside and San Bernardino county advertising professionals designed to increase expertise and broaden understanding of the complexities affecting the industry.
    http://aaf-inlandempire.com
  • American Anthropological Association

    Founded in 1902, the American Anthropological Association (AAA) is the world's largest organization of individuals interested in anthropology.
    http://www.aaanet.org
  • American Associate Degree Early Childhood Educators

    The purpose of ACCESS is to support and advocate for associate degree programs that provide professional development to those who teach and care for young children from birth through age 8 across a variety of settings - public elementary schools, Head Start programs, child care centers and homes, and other community early childhood programs.
    http://www.accessece.org
  • American Association for Emergency Psychiatry

    The American Association for Emergency Psychiatry (AAEP) is a multidisciplinary organization that serves as the voice of emergency mental health. The membership includes directors of psychiatric emergency services, psychiatrists, nurses, social workers, psychologists, physician assistants, educators and other professionals involved in emergency psychiatry. The AAEP sponsors educational programs and provides a network of experts to address clinical, educational, administrative, research and legal problems.
    http://emergencypsychiatry.org/
  • American Association for Agricultural Education

    American Association for Agricultural Education (AAAE) is dedicated to studying, applying, and promoting the teaching and learning processes in agriculture.
    http://aaaeonline.org
  • American Association for Artificial Intelligence

    The Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) is a nonprofit scientific society devoted to advancing the scientific understanding of the mechanisms underlying thought and intelligent behavior and their embodiment in machines.
    http://www.aaai.org
  • American Association for Caregiver Education

    A non-profit association that focuses on developing the skills and education regarding the non-clinical side of care for family caregivers
    http://caregivered.org/index.html