Practitioner of the Year Award

This award recognizes a psychologist who has provided outstanding clinical service to men.

Sponsor: Division 51

Criteria for selection include: membership in SPSMM; at least 51% of work time devoted to providing clinical services to men; clinical activities must clearly foster the positive psychological adjustment of men.
How to Apply

Any member of SPSMM may make a nomination. All nomination materials must be submitted in one complete packet by the nominator to the Awards Committee Chair. This packet should include four copies of the following: 

  • A cover letter detailing the award and the person being nominated.
  • Two letters of support from individuals other than the nominator.
  • The nominee's vita (if available); A phone number where the nominated person can be reached (can be included in the cover letter).
  • Researcher of the Year nominations should indicate publications for which the nominee is being honored.  
This information can be detailed  in the cover letter or in a separate document. Please send applications to Mark Stevens, PhD at: 

Mark Stevens, PhD
University Counseling Services
Bayramian Hall 520
California State University Northridge
18111 Nordhof St.
Northridge, CA 91330

Past Recipients

John Robertson, PhD


Edward M. Adams, PsyD