July/August 2008

Division news

A conference titled Culturally Informed Evidence Based Practices: Translating Research and Policy for the Real World was the first attempt to bring scientists, policy makers, and practitioners together to examine a board set of issues and challenges.

APAGS News

APAGS’ 20th Anniversary is this year and the APAGS Committee and Staff would like you to help us celebrate at this year’s convention.

Foundation News

Calls for Awards Nominees

From the Education Directorate

Free Accreditation Workshops at the APA Convention

From the Public Interest Directorate

The American Psychological Association’s Office on Socioeconomic Status is excited to announce the availability of a new teaching tool designed to encourage the incorporation of social class diversity into psychology education.

From the Science Directorate

Friends of NIDA Briefing Focuses on Genetics of Addiction

From the Practice Directorate

The Senate and House have reached an historic agreement on the terms for a final full mental health parity bill.