The 109th Annual APA Convention
from the Section 7 Business Meeting
Youth Cope with Terrorism
Offer for Section VII Members
New Members of Section VII!
Annon, Ph.D., Honolulu, HI
Collins, Ph.D., Fielding Graduate Institute, Santa Barbara
Ann Comtois, Ph.D., University of Washington
I. Greene, Ph.D., Larchmont, NY
Gurtman, New York, NY
Hyman, Boston VAMC
Monahan, Ph.D., UVA School of Law (honorary member)
Mori, Columbia University
Lee Stringall-Irwin, MFTI, Comprehensive Child Crisis Services,
T. Susman, Ph.D., Lexington, KY
Wagner, Ph.D., Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College
Weissman, San Francisco, CA
Bruce Bongar, Ph.D. has been elected as President-Elect
Phil Kleespies, Ph.D. has been elected as Treasurer
of Section VII.
- Marilou Gonzales, Psy.D., has been appointed as the next editor
of Behavioral Emergencies Update.
- All will start their terms on 1/1/02.
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention awards research grants to
investigators conducting clinical, biological, or psychosocial research
on the problem of suicide, for one or two-year periods, and for up to
three years for postdoctoral research fellowships. Established Investigator
Awards, Young Investigator Awards, Standard Research Grants and Postdoctoral
Fellowship applications must be received by December 15 for funding
decisions in May. Pilot grants are accepted throughout the year, with
funding decisions four to six months after the Foundation’s receipt
of the application. For more information, go to the AFSP website at
on to the Section VII listserv, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
with the following in the body of the message: “SUBSCRIBE EMERGENCY-PSYCH
(YOUR NAME).” To submit an item to the listserv, send an email to Emergency-Psych@lists.apa.org
and your message will go to all on the list.
Nominations are welcome for our next Lifetime Achievement
If you have suggestions, please contact Dr. Bob Yufit at R-Yufit@nwu.edu,
or any member of the Executive Board.
Contribute to the Spring 2002 issue of Behavioral Emergencies
Contact Marilou Gonzales, Psy.D., at email@example.com.
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tell your colleagues about Section VII, and encourage them to join. Membership
applications and a copy of our newsletter can be found on the Section
VII website at http://www.apa.org/divisions/div12/sections/section7/homepage.html.