Need to reach psychologists and other mental health care providers in the state of Maryland and beyond? Advertise with MPA the Maryland Psychological Association! We offer many opportunities to reach your target audience. Our online classifieds page is the go-to place for mental health professionals trying to fill a position, lease office space, or find testing materials, etc. The InPSYder, our e-newsletter and The Maryland Psychologist, our quarterly publication are targeted specifically to approx. 1200 MPA members and other psychologists around the state. We also offer a career center with interactive features and a national reach to help you find the right candidates for your position, a mailing list for your direct mail campaign, and opportunities for exhibiting, sponsorship, and advertising at our annual convention.
Online & Print Advertising
MPA offers three convenient placement opportunities for advertisements. Text/classified and display ad options available.
MPA Website – Classified advertising is placed any time on the classifieds page.
The MPA InPSYder – MPA’s monthly e-newsletter, reaching approximately 1200 MPA members throughout Maryland.
The Maryland Psychologist (TMP) – MPA’s quarterly digital publication: Fall (September), Winter (December), Spring (March), Summer (June). Reaches approximately 1200 MPA members throughout Maryland.
|The Maryland Psychologist||Web||InPSYder enews|
|Classifieds + pic/logo||✔||✔|
Mini-Classifieds are short ads that will appear in MPA’s monthly e-newsletter, the InPSYder. The short format is perfect for a quick sentence and a link, and they’re organized by city, making them an effective and affordable way to advertise useful things like starting a new therapy group, publishing a book, giving a talk or presentation, starting or expanding your practice, etc. to psychologists in your area and across the state!
Submit your mini-classified here
Classifieds are text-based, with options to add images (your company logo, a photo of office space, etc.)
Text ads start at $175 for 1-60 words. Additional words over 60 are .50/word. This gets your ad in the website for 90 days, or in the InPSYder, or in The Maryland Psychologist.
For a stronger ad campaign with broader and more sustained reach, you can add additional placements of the same ad for just $25. Popular combinations include placing ads in all three venues, and placing ads in consecutive e-newsletters throughout the 90 days the ad is on the website.
Stand out! Add a picture or logo to your ad: $25. JPG or GIF files preferred. No animated graphics. Max dimensions: 180 pixels wide x 130 pixels high. Add a 728x90px banner for $50. (Size guide)
Do you need to advertise throughout the year? Consider purchasing a continuous ad! Continuous ads will run for a full year. Those purchasing a continuous ad will receive a 10% discount off the total price. Full payment can be made at the time of the request or billed quarterly.
Submit your classified ad here
Display/banner ads are image-based. JPG or GIF files preferred. No animated graphics.
Website Banner Ads:
270 pixels wide x 180 pixels high
MPA Banner Placement:
- Home Page or Continuing Education page or Members-only section: $250 for a 30-day placement; $750 for a 90-day placement. Continuous placements of 6 months or more will receive a 10% discount.
- Banner ad placement on any other page on the MPA website: $200 for a 30-day placement; $550 for a 90-day placement.
- Banner ad placement on more than one page of the MPA website will receive a 10% discount.
InPSYder (Monthly e-newsletter) Display Ads:
350pixels wide x 600pixels high: $150 per issue; $300 for three issues. Placements in 6 or more issues will receive a 10% discount.
The Maryland Psychologist:
|Cover: Inside Front (Color)||$600||7.5” x 10”||8.75” x 11.25” (includes 1/8” bleed on all four sides)|
|Cover: Inside Front (B/W)||$450||7.5” x 10”||8.75” x 11.25” (includes 1/8” bleed on all four sides)|
|Cover: Inside Back (Color)||$600||7.5” x 10”||8.75” x 11.25” (includes 1/8” bleed on all four sides)|
|Cover: Inside Back (B/W)||$450||7.5” x 10”||8.75” x 11.25” (includes 1/8” bleed on all four sides)|
|Full Page (Color or B/W)||$400||7.5” x 10”||8.75” x 11.25” (includes 1/8” bleed on all four sides)|
|½ Page Horizontal (Color or B/W)||$250||7.5” x 4.875”|
|⅓ Page Square (Color or B/W)||$225||4.917 x 4.917”|
|¼ Page Vertical (Color or B/W)||$200||3.625 x 4.885”|
Contact MPA’s office at 410-992-4258 or firstname.lastname@example.org for discount rates for ads in consecutive issues. A 10% discount is available for one year (four issues) and applies only if indicated at the time of the initial ad request.
AD Submission Deadlines
Website: Ads for the website is accepting on a rolling basis. Ads will be posted as soon as we have confirmed your ad and received payment.
The Maryland Psychologist: Fall Issue: September 15. Winter Issue: December 15. Spring Issue: March 15. Summer Issue: June 15
The MPA InPSYΨder e-newsletter: The 22nd of each month.
All advertisements are accepted subject to editorial approval. MPA reserves the right to decline ads that do not fit the newsletter’s format. MPA makes no representations regarding the classified ads. The information is provided by the advertisers, who are solely responsible for the content.
Submit your ad here or send an email/fax to:
MPA offers mailing labels for direct mail campaigns for events, products, etc., directly relevant to the professional lives of psychologists (continuing education, psychological tests, books, etc.). We provide printed labels, one-time use only. The cost is $200 for approx. 1150 labels. Please send your request for labels, with a copy of the item to be sent out, to MPA at email@example.com.