Save the date for the Div. 2 annual meeting
Div. 2 (Society for the Teaching of Psychology) will host
its Annual Conference on Teaching Oct. 16–17 in Atlanta.
Find more information at www.teachpsych.org/conferences/
act.php. Direct questions to Natalie Kerr Lawrence, PhD, at
Nominate a colleague for a Div. 7 award
Div. 7 (Developmental) seeks nominations for the following
awards. Send nominations to the chair listed for each award
by March 15.
• The Boyd McCandless Award recognizes young scientists
who have made distinguished contributions to developmental
psychology. Send to Felix Warneken, PhD, at warneken@wjh.
• The Early Career Outstanding Paper Award recognizes a
graduate student or early career scientist who has published, or
has in press, an outstanding paper in the previous year. Send to
Gail S. Goodman, PhD, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
• The Eleanor Maccoby Book Award in Developmental
Psychology recognizes an author of a book that has had a
profound effect on one or more of the areas represented by Div.
7. Send to Kali Trzesniewski, PhD, at email@example.com.
• The G. Stanley Hall Award for Distinguished Contribution
to Developmental Psychology recognizes distinguished
contributions to developmental psychology, including
contributions in research, student training and other scholarly
endeavors. Send to Michael E. Lamb, PhD, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
• The Mentor Award in Developmental Psychology
recognizes an outstanding mentor of young scholars. Send to
Paul Harris, PhD, at email@example.com.
• The Urie Bronfenbrenner Award for Lifetime
Contribution to Developmental Psychology in the Service
of Science and Society recognizes an individual who has
Div. 40 releases
a concussion toolkit
Div. 40 (Society for Clinical Neuropsychology) has
developed an online “Concussion Toolkit” of empirically
based resources on concussion assessment and treatment,
available at http://medschool.ucdenver.edu/concussion-
toolkit. The kit offers materials and data that can aid
advocacy, a state-by-state repository of concussion law, and
special sections for military and sport psychologists. Div.
40 created the resource with Divs. 19 (Society for Military
Psychology), 22 (Rehabilitation), 31 (State, Provincial
and Territorial Psychological Association Affairs), and 47
(Exercise and Sport) with support from the Committee
on Division/APA Relations. Direct questions to Heather
Belanger, PhD, at Heather.Belanger@va.gov.