Society of Clinical Psychology
Division 12: Society of Clinical Psychology includes APA members who are active in practice, research, teaching, administration, and/or study in the field of clinical psychology are invited to join the division. Graduate students in APA approved or regionally accredited doctoral programs may become student affiliate members at a reduced rate. Membership includes a subscription to the journal, Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, and the quarterly publication The Clinical Psychologist.
Members and student affiliates may also choose to join one or more of the division's sections: Section II: Clinical Geropsychology, Section III: The Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology, Section IV: Clinical Psychology of Women, Section VI: Clinical Psychology of Ethnic Minorities, Section VII: Emergencies and Crises, Section VIII: Association of Psychologists in Academic Health Centers (APAHC), Section IX: Assessment, and Section X: Graduate Students and Early Career Psychologists. Some sections also have membership categories for non-Division 12 members.
David F. Tolin, PhD
View a list of past presidents
John C. Linton, PhD, WVU School of Medicine, Charleston, W.Va.
Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice
Editor: J. Gayle Beck, PhD, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tenn.
The Clinical Psychologist
Editor: Guerda Nicolas, PhD, Boston College, Chestnut, Mass.
Clinical Psychology (brochure)
Task Force Reports on Empirically Supported Treatment are available through the Division 12 Central Office. The entire set of reports (including the original report, updates, the manuals list, and a set of syllabi) can be purchased for $30.00 from the Division 12 Central Office, P.O. Box 1082, Niwot, CO 80544.
Section II: Clinical Geropsychology
President: Brian P. Yochim, PhD
Secretary: Sherry Beaudreau, PhD, Stanford University, Palo Alto, Calif.
Newsletter: Clinical Geropsychology News (two issues per year)
Co-editors: Joseph M. Dzierzewski, PhD, Gainesville, Fla. and Christine E. Gould, PhD, Palo Alto, Calif.
Section III: The Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology
President: Bethany Teachman, PhD, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.
Secretary-Treasurer: Stewart Shankman, PhD
Newsletter: Clinical Science (three issues per year)
Editor: Sara Bufferd, PhD, Stony Brook, N.Y.
Section IV: Clinical Psychology of Women
President: Natalie Porter, PhD, San Francisco
Secretary: Karen Wyche, PhD, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
Newsletter: The Clinical Psychology of Women (two issues per year)
Editor: Anna Karas, MA, Sylmar, Calif.
Section VI: Clinical Psychology of Ethnic Minorities
President: Melanie M. Domenech Rodriguez, PhD
Secretary: Vincenzo Teran, PsyD, West Roxbury, Mass.
Section VII: Emergencies and Crises
President: Anders Goranson, PhD
Secretary-Treasurer: Lillian Range, PhD, Our Lady of Holy Cross College, New Orleans
Newsletter: Behavioral Emergencies Update (two issues per year)
Section VIII: Association of Psychologists in Academic Health Centers (APAHC)
President: Ronald T. Brown PhD
Secretary: Donna LaPaglia, PsyD, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
Journal: Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings
Editor: Gerald Leventhal, PhD, Univeristy of Maryland-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, N.J.
Section IX: Assessment
President: Paul A. Arbisi, PhD
Secretary: Ginger Calloway, PhD, Raleigh, N.C.
Section X: Graduate Student and Early Psychologists
President: Christy Denkla
Secretary: Rachel Hershenberg, Cherry Hill, N.J.
Lynn G. Peterson, Administrative Officer
The Division 12 Office
P.O. Box 1082
Niwot, CO 80544
Telephone: (303) 652-3126
Fax: (303) 652-2723