Chapter Handbook

We recommend that each chapter print and keep a copy of the chapter handbook.

Chapter Handbook – Updated fall, 2017

Overview of contents:

  • Goals and responsibilities of each officer, as well as discussion of parliamentary procedure, how to deal with conflict, leadership skills, induction ceremony options, decision making and problem solving, etc.
  • Suggestions for chapter social and educational events, fundraisers, community service ideas, the Giving Away Psychology Program (GAPP) service learning project, and new information on student research.
  • Includes Psi Beta national bylaws, Psi Beta mission statement and oath, sample chapter bylaws, Psi Beta policies, organizational structure, history of Psi Beta, ceremony for new chapters and induction of charter members, and ceremony for induction of chapter officers.
  • Psi Beta National Council, national committees, Presidents Circle, regional and national conventions, web links, regions, history, and more.