The San Mateo County Psychological Association has been in operation since 1975. The association has a staff of more than 150,000 members in the United States and Canada. It is a group of psychologists that serves the needs of individuals in San Mateo County in California. The San Mateo County Psychological Association has access to a variety of educational programs and colleague assistance services, as well as legal, ethical, social, and economic issues. The association is responsible for providing public welfare solutions. It offers information and referral call-in-services. In addition, it operates a Speakers Bureau, which provides psychologists to speak to any community group as a free public service.