Distinguished Public Service Award

Division 42 award for distinguished public service.

Sponsor: Division 42

Description

The Distinguished Public Service Award may be presented to an appropriate candidate at a time and place to be decided by the Awards Committee. This award shall be determined, announced and granted in the same year.

Eligibility

The Board of Directors shall use the following resources as sources of recommendation for the selection of possible recipients of the Distinguished Public Service Award:

  • The APA Practice Directorate

  • State Psychological Associations in the region where the Annual Convention is being held

  • Congressional Fellows of APA

Past Recipients
2014

Andrew Benjamin, PhD

2012

Elaine Ducharme

2011

Stephen Behnke

2010

Jana Martin

2009

Barbara V. Romberg

2008

Peter Sheras and Rhea Farberman

2007

Lori Valencia Greene. MS (APA Practice Directorate)

2006

Geoff Reed, APA Practice Directorate

2005

James Quillan

2004

Michael Sullivan

2003

Henry Saeman (posthumously)

2002

None

2001

Stephen Pfeiffer

2000

None

1999

Senator Tom Harkin

1998

Russell Newman

1997

Senator Pete V Domenici

1996

None

1995

None

1994

APA Disaster Response Network

1993

Jack Wiggins

1992

None

1991

Bruce Bronzan

1990

Patrick DeLeon

1989

Bryant Welch and the APA Practice Directorate

1988

Senator JD Rockefeller IV& US Representative Charles Rangel

1987

US Representative William Gray III

1986

Donald Ian MacDonald

1985

Senator Alan Cranston

1984

U.S. Representative Claude Pepper