Founded in 2011, SNPPA is a nonprofit professional association dedicated to the advancement of psychology and neuroscience in the arts. SNPPA is made up of research and clinical scientists, practicing clinicians, psychologists, instructors, coaches, performing artists, students and interested others.

SNPPA supports the development of scientific and ethical practices in the arts through integration of psychology and scientific research through certified consultants, trained instructors and other professionals. We work with everyone in the arts, especially those in music performance.