About Us

The official site for LAMP, the Louisiana Academy of Medical Psychologists.

LAMP is the practice organization for Medical Psychologists in Louisiana. Medical psychology is the profession of the health sciences which deals with the examination, diagnosis, psychological, pharmacologic and other somatic treatment and/or management of mental, nervous, emotional, behavioral, substance abuse, or cognitive disorders, and specifically includes the authority to administer, distribute without charge and/or prescribe drugs.  Medical Psychologists are licensed by the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners.