Div. 3 changes its name
Div. 3 has changed its name to the Society for Experimental
Psychology and Cognitive Science. To join, visitwww.apa.org/
Div. 6 changes its name
Div. 6 has changed its name to the Society for Behavioral
Neuroscience and Comparative Psychology. For more
information on the division, go to www.apadivisions.org/
Clinical geropsychology section honors winners
The Society of Clinical Geropsychology, Section 2 of Div. 12
(Society of Clinical Psychology), has named its 2015 award
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conference in Orlando
• Gregory Hinrichsen, PhD, of the Icahn School of
Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, won the
M. Powell Lawton Award for Distinguished Contributions to
• Brian Carpenter, PhD, of Washington University in St.
Louis, won the Distinguished Clinical Mentorship Award.
• Kellye Carver, of the University of North Texas, won the
Student Paper Award for her paper “Influence of Grief among
Parentally Bereaved Adults.”
Div. 12 seeks campus representatives and student
The Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology (SSCP), Section
• The Outstanding SSCP Student Clinician Award, which
3 of Div. 12 (Society of Clinical Psychology) is seeking graduate
students who are interested in the practice and advancement of
science in clinical psychology to serve as campus representatives
who promote SSCP, serve on committees and work on student
initiatives. Time commitment is flexible. To apply, send your
name, school and a short statement of interest to SSCP Student
Representatives Rosanna Breaux at firstname.lastname@example.org.
edu and Andrea Niles at email@example.com. SSCP is also seeking
nominations for two student awards:
• The Outstanding SSCP Student Teacher Award, which
recognizes excellence and creativity in teaching (or serving as a
teaching assistant) in clinical science. The nomination deadline
is Dec. 1.
recognizes excellent performance and initiative in clinical work.
The nomination deadline is March 1.
For more information, visit the SSCP student website at:
Div. 15 welcomes fellow nominations
Div. 15 (Educational Psychology) seeks fellow nominations for
division members who have made unusual and outstanding
contributions to the science of educational psychology. The
nomination deadline is Nov. 20. Information on fellow status
and instructions on how to apply via the APA online portal
are at www.apa.org/membership/fellows. Send questions to
Selection Committee Chair Cynthia Hudley, PhD, at hudley@
Psychological Services invites manuscripts on
The Div. 18 (Psychologists in Public Service) journal Psychological
Div. 13 (Society of Consulting Psychology) will host
its Midwinter Consulting Psychology Conference
Feb. 3–7 in Orlando, Florida. Programming highlights
include PechaKucha-style presentations ( 20 slides
for 20 seconds each), three distinguished keynote
speakers, 10 workshops and continuing-education
opportunities. To register and find more information,
visit the conference Web page at http://conference2016.