If you need to reach psychologists and mental health care providers in Maryland, MPA advertising is the way to do it! Our online classifieds page is the go-to place for mental health practitioners trying to find job, office, workshops, testing materials, etc., and our e-newsletter (the InPSYder) and newsmagazine (The Maryland Psychologist) are targeted specifically to our members and reach approx. 1200 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 direct mail, 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 - (e-newsletter) is sent to members monthly, reaching approximately 1200 MPA members throughout Maryland.
The Maryland Psychologist (TMP) - MPA's official print magazine, is published quarterly: Summer (July-August), Fall (October-November), Winter (January-February), Spring (April-May). 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 InPSYer. 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 enewsletters 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)
Frequency discounts: a 10% discount is available for 1 year and applies only if indicated at the time of the initial ad request.
Display/banner ads are image-based. JPG or GIF files preferred. No animated graphics.
Website Banner Ads:
Size options are 728px wide x 90px high ($200 stand alone or $50 with a text ad) or
728px wide x 300px high ($300). Preview sizes here.
InPSYder Display Ads: Max 350pixels wide x 600pixels high OR max 600pixels wide x 300pixels high. ($250)
The Maryland Psychologist
|DISPLAY ADVERTISING||SPECIAL PLACEMENT ADVERTISING|
For detailed display ad guidelines and specifications, please download our submission guidelines sheet.
|Full Page||7.5" x 10"||$400||Inside Front Cover (B/W)||7.5" x 10"||$450|
|Half Page||7.5" x 4.875"||$250||Inside Front Cover (4-color)||7.5" x 10"||$600 (SOLD!)|
|Third Page||4.197" x 4.917"||$225||Inside Back Cover (B/W)||7.5" x 10"||$450|
|Quarter Page||3.625" x 4.875"||$200||Inside Back Cover (4-color)||7.5" x 10"||$600|
Call 410-992-4258/301-596-3999 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: No deadline. Ads will be placed as soon as we have confirmed your ad and made arrangements for payment.
The Maryland Psychologist: Summer Issue: June 30. Fall Issue: September 30. Winter Issue: December 31. Spring Issue: March 31.
The MPA InPSYΨder e-newsletter: 3rd Friday of the 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.
Send advertising to:
10025 Governor Warfield Parkway, Ste. 102,
Columbia, MD 21044
MPA offers mailing labels for direct mailings 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.