APA Committee on Scientific Awards

Awards for Distinguished Scientific Contributions
Michael Davis, PhD, Marcia K. Johnson, PhD, and Martin E.P. Seligman, PhD

Award for Distinguished Scientific Applications of Psychology
John P. Campbell, PhD

Award for Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contributions to Psychology (Animal Learning and Behavior, Comparative)
Mark G. Baxter, PhD

Awards for Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contributions to Psychology (Cognition and Human Learning)
Brian J. Scholl, PhD, and Anthony D. Wagner, PhD

Award for Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contributions to Psychology (Developmental Psychology)
Seth D. Pollak, PhD

Award for Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contributions to Psychology (Health Psychology)
Angela D. Bryan, PhD

Award for Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contributions to Psychology (Psychopathology)
Theodore P. Beauchaine, PhD

APA Board of Professional Affairs

Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Applied Research
Stephen M. Weiss, PhD

Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Independent or Institutional Practice in the Private Sector
Jeffrey J. Magnavita, PhD

Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Practice in the Public Sector
Thomas J. Fagan, PhD

APA/APAGS Award for Distinguished Graduate Student in Professional Psychology
Mona M. Amer, PhD

APA Board for the Advancement of Psychology in the Public Interest

Award for Distinguished Contributions to Psychology in the Public Interest (Senior Career)
McCay Vernon, PhD

Award for Distinguished Contributions to Psychology in the Public Interest (Early Career)
Rose Clark, PhD

Award for Distinguished Contributions to Research in Public Policy
Mark D. Cunningham, PhD

APA Board of Educational Affairs

Awards for Distinguished Contributions to Education and Training in Psychology
Janet E. Helms, PhD, and Michael C. Roberts, PhD

APA Committee on International Relations in Psychology

Award for Distinguished Contributions to the International Advancement of Psychology
Michael Cole, PhD

International Humanitarian Award
Center for Victims of Torture—Guinea International Mental Health Team of 2004–2005

APA Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs
Jeffrey S. Tanaka Memorial Dissertation Award in Psychology
Maryam Kia-Keating, PhD, and Janna L. Kim, PhD

Suinn Awards
Florida International University—Life-Span Developmental Psychology Department, City University of New York, Graduate Center—Social-Personality Psychology Subprogram, and Arizona State University—Counseling PhD Program

APA Committee on Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Concerns

Outstanding Achievement Award
Perry N. Halkitis, PhD

APA Committee on Women in Psychology

Distinguished Leadership Awards
Asuncion M. Austria, PhD, Mary M. Brabeck, PhD, and Joan C. Chrisler, PhD

American Psychological Association of Graduate Students (APAGS)

David Pilon Scholarship for Training in Professional Psychology
Julia Smith, Florida State University

Ellin Bloch and Pierre Ritchie Honorary Scholarship
Amelia Talley, University of Missouri at Columbia

Scott Mesh Honorary Scholarship for Research in Psychology
Rona Carter, Florida International University

Raymond D. Fowler Award
Joseph Ryan, PhD, Central Missouri State University

Nancy B. Forest and L. Michael Honaker Master’s Scholarship for Research in Psychology
Elizabeth Rahn, University of Georgia

Department of the Year Award
Department of Counseling Psychology, University of Wisconsin–Madison

Stuart C. Tentoni Award for Outstanding Professional Development
“Hurricane Katrina: Interns’ Perspectives on Disaster Mental Health Care”; Penni L. Smith (chair), Jamie C. Landry, Erick S. Roat, Stephanie S. Dutton and Nowal J. Jamhour

Award for Outstanding State, Provincial or Territorial Psychological Association of the Year
New York State Psychological Association

Diversity Dissertation Scholarship
Peter Yeomans, Drexel University

Kenneth and Mamie Clark Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Professional Development of Ethnic Minority Graduate Students
John Queener, PhD, University of Akron

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Dissertation Scholarship
Jonathan Cook, University of Oregon

Psi Chi

Edwin B. Newman Graduate Research Award
Gregory D. Webster, University of Colorado at Boulder

Ruth Hubbard Cousins National Chapter Award
University of Mary Washington

National Science Foundation/Research Experiences for Undergraduates Research Grants
Megan M. Julian, Butler University, Caitlin Szalay, Berea College, and Ny Thi Tran, Georgia Southern University

Thelma Hunt Research Grants
Mary Ann Bailey, Judith Correa Kaiser, PhD, and Harold Takooshian, PhD

Regional Faculty Adviser Awards
Ngoc T. Bui, PhD, Ludo C.P. Scheffer, PhD, and Larry Sensenig, PhD

Regional Chapter Awards
Drexel University, Morningside College and the University at Albany of the State University of New York

National Convention Research Awards
Leslie Karwoski, University of Kansas, Karl M. Langner, San Diego State University, Artemis Pipinelli, Walden University, Theressa L. LaBarrie, College of Saint Elizabeth, Elizabeth A. Mickalich, Hope College, Martha Skup, University of Michigan, Julie A. Blundon, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Jessica Neubauer, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Molly Hurt, University of Mary Washington, Luanne Marie Lloyd, College of Mount St. Joseph, and Jill Tregler, Lewis University

National Convention Poster Presenters
Shane S. DeLury, DePauw University, Nicholas C. Hebeler, University of Wisconsin–Green Bay, Alexis Simone Hunter, Michigan State University, William P. Huynh, San Diego State University, Heather M. Klein, University of Wisconsin–Green Bay, Janelle M. Mackenzie, Pepperdine University, GSEP, John William O’Connor, Walden University, Erin Poll, Hope College, Casie L. Rindfleisch, University of Wisconsin–Green Bay, Nina Rytwinski, Kent State University, Jorge A. Urbina, San Diego State University, Brandon A. Yabko, San Diego State University, Tara V. Pienkosky, Pennsylvania State University, Liz Barkley, College of Mount Saint Joseph, Evelyn Garrison, College of Mount St. Joseph, Sheila Hill, College of Mount St. Joseph, Stephen J. O’Toole, College of Mount St. Joseph, Angelique Teeters, College of Mount St. Joseph, Michelle M. Wojtaszek, Marist College

Florence L. Denmark National Faculty Adviser Award
Kenneth A. Weaver, PhD

Allyn and Bacon Research Awards
First place: Elizabeth Jane Lilley, Lafayette College; second place: Austin Lee Nichols, Florida State University; third place: Blain D. Landis and Jennifer D. Cavin, Washburn University

J.P. Guilford Undergraduate Research Awards
First place: Janet A. Stepaniuk, University of Victoria; second place: Laurel M. Peterson, Dickinson College; third place: Sarah C. Preston, Davidson College

Erlbaum Award in Cognitive Science (Graduate)
Annie Metcalf, Arizona State University

Erlbaum Award in Cognitive Science (Undergraduate)
Jonathan Gorman, New York University

Kay Wilson Leadership Award for Outstanding Chapter President
Kristena M. Kons, Weber State University

APA Governance Affairs

Raymond D. Fowler Member Award
Patrick H. DeLeon, PhD, JD

Award to the Producers of “Brokeback Mountain” given jointly by APA, and Divs. 44 (Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Issues)and Div. 46 (Media)
Diana Ossana, Co-Executive Producer and Co-Screenwriter

Div. 1 (Society for General Psychology)

George A. Miller Award for an Outstanding Recent Article in General Psychology
Janet Shibley Hyde, PhD

Ernest R. Hilgard Award for Lifetime Career Contributions to General Psychology
Travis I. Thompson, PhD

William James Book Award for General Psychology
“The Redemptive Self: Stories Americans Live By” by Dan P. McAdams, PhD; Honorable mention: “School Violence in Context: Culture, Neighborhood, Family, School, and Gender” by Rami Benbinashty, PhD, and Ron Avi Astor, PhD

Arthur W. Staats Lecture Award on Unifying Psychology
Bruce McEwen, PhD

Div. 2 (Society for the Teaching of Psychology)

Presidential Citations for Significant Career Contributions
Paul Nelson, PhD, and Barbara Nodine, PhD

Service Awards
Barney Beins, PhD, Janet F. Carlson, PhD, Elizabeth Yost Hammer, PhD, Loreto Prieto, PhD, Sara Lynne Rieder-Bennett, University of Akron, Bryan Saville, PhD, and Tracy Zinn, PhD

Robert S. Daniel Teaching Award
Dean Keith Simonton, PhD

Two Year College Teaching Award
Diane L. Finley, PhD

Moffett Memorial Teaching Award
Amy C. Fineburg, Spain Park High School

McKeachie Graduate Student Teaching Excellence Award
Trisha A. Benson, Auburn University

Early Career Teaching Award
Jeffrey R. Stowell, PhD

Div. 5 (Evaluation, Measurement and Statistics)

Distinguished Dissertation Award
Yanyan Sheng, PhD

Jacob Cohen Award for Distinguished Contributions to Teaching and Mentoring
Stephen West, PhD

Samuel J. Messick Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions
Ronald K. Hambleton, PhD

Div. 6 (Behavioral Neuroscience and Comparative)

Frank A. Beach Comparative Psychology Awards
Irene M. Pepperberg, PhD, Brandeis University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Jesse D. Gordon, Brandeis University

D.G. Marquis Behavioral Neuroscience Awards
Matthew D. McEchron, PhD, and Marieke R. Gilmartin, Pennsylvania State University and Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Brenda A. Milner Award
Kimberly M. Christian, PhD

D.O. Hebb Distinguished Scientific Contributions Award
Michael S. Fanselow, PhD

Div. 7 (Developmental)

Boyd McCandless Young Scientist Award
Hirokazu Yoshikawa, PhD

Mentor Award for Developmental Psychology
Jacquelynne S. Eccles, PhD

Urie Bronfenbrenner Award for Lifetime Contribution to Developmental Psychology in the Service of Science and Society
Dante Cicchetti, PhD

G. Stanley Hall Award for Distinguished Contribution to Developmental Psychology
Megan Gunnar, PhD

Dissertation Award in Developmental Psychology
Lyscha Marcynszyn, PhD

Eleanor Maccoby Book Awards in Developmental Psychology
Paul Bloom, PhD, and Jean M. Mandler, PhD

Div. 10 (Society for the Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity and the Arts)

Berlyne Award
Paul J. Silvia, PhD

Div. 12 (Society of Clinical Psychology)

Distinguished Scientific Contributions to Clinical Psychology
Philip C. Kendall, PhD

Florence Halpern Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Clinical Psychology
Beverly Greene, PhD

David Shakow Early Career Award for Contributions to the Science and Practice of Clinical Psychology
Julie Loebach Wetherall, PhD

Theodore H. Blau Early Career Award for Outstanding Early Career Contributions to the Profession of Clinical Psychology
W. Dean Klinkenberg, PhD

Stanley Sue Award for Distinguished Contributions to Diversity
Gordon C. Nagayama Hall, PhD

APF Theodore Millon Mid-Career Award in Personality Psychology
Robert F. Krueger, PhD

Samuel M. Turner Clinical Research Award
Michelle G. Newman, PhD

Distinguished Student Research in Clinical Psychology Award
Michele A. Schottenbauer, Catholic University of America

Distinguished Student Service in Clinical Psychology Award
Jessica Tartaro, Arizona State University

Distinguished Student Practice in Clinical Psychology Award
Kathryn H. Gordon, Florida State University

Section II (Clinical Geropsychology) Clinical Mentorship Award
Deborah King, PhD

Student Award
Caitlin Holley, University of Louisville

Section IV (Clinical Psychology of Women)Section IV Mentoring Award
Thomas Joiner, PhD

Student Research Award
Cinnamon Bloss, San Diego State University

Section VII (Clinical Emergencies and Crises) Career Achievement Award
Robert I. Yufit, PhD

Graduate Student Research Award
Capt. Craig J. Bryan, USAF, Baylor University

Section VIII (Association of Psychologists in Academic Health Centers)
Section VIII Award for Distinguished Achievement in Research
David Antonuccio, PhD

Ivan Mensh Award for Distinguished Achievement in Teaching
Danny Wedding, PhD

Div. 13 (Society of Consulting Psychology)

International Award for Excellence in Consultation
Jagdish Sheth, PhD

International Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award
Victoria Davis, PhD

Service Award
Ann Marie O’Roark, PhD

Exemplary Impact Commendations
Paul Ofman, PhD, Ann O’Roark, PhD, John Fennig, PhD, and Vicki Vandaveer, PhD

Div. 15 (Educational)

Edward Lee Thorndike Award for Distinguished Psychological Contributions to Education
Patricia A. Alexander, PhD

Richard E. Snow Award for Distinguished Early Career Contributions to Educational Psychology
Mimi Bong, PhD

Paul R. Pintrich Outstanding Dissertation Award
Brian D. Beitzel, PhD

Div. 16 (School)

Paul Henkin Student Travel Award
Allison Gail Dempsey, University of Florida

Outstanding Dissertation Award
Brian C. Poncy, PhD

Lightner Witmer Early Career Scientist Award
Amanda VanDerheyden, PhD

Jack Bardon Distinguished Service Awards
LeAdelle Phelps, PhD, and Patti Harrison, PhD

Senior Scientist Award
Edward S. Shapiro, PhD

Div. 17 (Society of Counseling Psychology)

Leona Tyler Award
Donald Atkinson, PhD

Fritz and Lynn Kuder Early Career Scientist/Practitioner Award
Bryan Kim, PhD

Dorothy Booz Black Award for Outstanding Achievement in Counseling Health Psychology
Carolyn Tucker, PhD

John Holland Award for Outstanding Achievement in Career and Personality Research
David Tokar, PhD

Donald E. Super Award
Anne Scott, University of Missouri–Columbia, and Theodore Tsaousudes, University at Albany of the State University of New York

Barbara A. Kirk Award
Rob Bedi, University of British Columbia

Div. 18 (Psychologists in Public Service)

Harold M. Hildreth Award
Walter E. Penk, PhD

Distinguished Service Awards
Michael S. Neale, PhD, Steven C. Norton, PhD, and Gilbert O. Sanders, EdD

Early Career Achievement Award
Sherri Edwards, PhD

Special Achievement Award
Moe Armstrong

Outstanding Graduate Student Award
Jennifer Housley, Pacific Graduate School of Psychology

Student Certificates of Merit
Julia Buch, Xavier University, Anthony J. Isacco III, Loyola University of Chicago, Andrea Kleiver, Nova Southeastern University, John D. Musewicz, Widener University, Erica L. Medlock, University of Oregon, Cara Kennedy, Arizona State University, Cami Ridley, Auburn University

Veterans Affairs Section
Outstanding Clinician Award
David J. Wakely, PhD

Outstanding Administrator Award
Stephen L. Holliday, PhD

Outstanding Researcher Award
Michelle D. Sherman, PhD

Outstanding Training Director Awards
Stephen R. McCutcheon, PhD, and John S. Baer, PhD

Outstanding Contributions to the VA Section Award
Edmund J. Nightingale, PhD

Outstanding Trainee Award
Kristi Sands Van Sickle, PsyD

Outstanding Contributions in Psychosocial Rehabilitation Award
Moe Armstrong

Div. 19 (Society for Military Psychology)

Arthur W. Melton Early Career Achievement Award
Major Jeffrey Goodie, USAF, PhD
Charles S. Gersoni Military Psychology Award
Dee H. Andrews, PhD

John C. Flanagan Lifetime Achievement Award
Henry L. Taylor, PhD

Robert M. Yerkes Award
Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchinson (R-Texas)

Div. 20 (Adult Development and Aging)

Retirement Research Foundation Award (Master Mentor)
David F. Hultsch, PhD

Retirement Research Foundation Award (Mentor)
Robin L. West, PhD, and Wendy A. Rogers, PhD

Distinguished Research Achievement Award
Ellen Langer, PhD

Springer Early Career Achievement Award in Research on Adult Development and Aging
Derek Isaacowitz, PhD

Margret M. Baltes Doctoral Dissertation Award in the Psychology of Aging
Jochen Ziegelmann, PhD

Honorary Member
John Santos, PhD

Retirement Research Foundation Completed Research Awards
David McCabe, PhD (Postdoctoral) Washington University, Cory Bolkan, PhD (Doctoral) Oregon State University; Honorable mention: Katherine Fiori, University of Michigan, and Paul Cernin (Master’s) Wayne State University

Retirement Research Foundation Proposed Research Awards
Christie Chung, PhD (Postdoctoral) Massachusetts Institute Of Technology, Matthew Shake (Doctoral) University of Illinois, Joseph Dzierzewski (Master’s) University of Florida; Honorable mention: Eric Allard, Brandeis University, and Melissa Wright (Undergraduate) Fairfield University

Student Poster Award
Kara B. Lustig, University of Florida, and Soo Rim Noh, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (co-winners)

Div. 21 (Applied Experimental and Engineering Psychology)

Franklin V. Taylor Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Field of Applied Experimental and Engineering Psychology
Paul Slovic, PhD

George E. Briggs Dissertation Award
Gareth Conway, PhD

Div. 22 (Rehabilitation)

Lifetime Achievement Award
J. Scott Richards, PhD

Harold Yuker Award for Research Excellence
Gail M. Williamson, PhD

Roger G. Barker Distinguished Research Contribution Award
Yehuda Ben-Yishay, PhD

Early Career Award
Robin Hanks, PhD

Div. 24 (Society for Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology)

Distinguished Contributions to Theoretical Psychology Award
Amedeo P. Giorgi, PhD

Theodore Sarbin Award
Dan P. McAdams, PhD

Sigmund Koch Award for Early Career Contributions to Psychology
Sunil Bhatia, PhD

Distinguished Service to the Division
Amy Fisher Smith, PhD

Div. 25 (Behavior Analysis)

Don Hake Basic/Applied Research Award
William Dube, PhD

Fred S. Keller Behavioral Education Award
William Heward, PhD

B.F. Skinner Young Researcher Awards
Gregory Hanley, PhD, and Timothy Shahan, PhD

Outstanding Applied Research Award
Nancy Neef, PhD

MED Associates Outstanding Basic Research Award
Edmund Fantino, PhD

Society for the Experimental Analysis of Behavior Outstanding Applied Dissertation Award
Tiffany Kodak, PhD

Society for the Experimental Analysis of Behavior Outstanding Basic Dissertation Award
Michael Magoon, PhD

Div. 26 (Society for the History of Psychology)

Early Career Award
Russell D. Kosits, PhD

Lifetime Achievement Award
Michael M. Sokal, PhD

Best Article in Division Journal
Thomas Sturm, PhD, and Mitchell G. Ash, PhD

2005 Student Paper Award
Cathy Faye, York University; Honorable mention:
David Clark, York University

Div. 27 (Society for Community Research and Action)

Ethnic Minority Mentoring Award
Robert M. Sellers, PhD

Award for Distinguished Contributions to Practice in Community Psychology
Adrienne Paine-Andrews, PhD

Award for Distinguished Contributions to Theory and Research in Community Psychology
Kenneth Maton, PhD

Award for Best Dissertation on a Topic Relevant to Community Psychology
D. Adam Long, PhD

Emory Cowen Dissertation Award for the Promotion of Wellness
Daniel Chesir-Teran, PhD

Special Award for Distinguished Contributions to Practice in Community Psychology from an Academic Base
Gary W. Harper, PhD

Div. 28 (Psychopharmacology and Substance Abuse)

Outstanding Dissertation Award (sponsored by Friends Research Institute)
William W. Stoops, PhD

Wyeth Young Psychopharmacologist Award
Stacey C. Sigmon, PhD

Brady-Schuster Award (sponsored by MED Associates)
James H. Woods, PhD

Div. 29 (Psychotherapy)

Distinguished Psychologist Award for Contributions to Psychology and Psychotherapy
Louis G. Castonguay, PhD

Jack D. Krasner Early Career Award
Elizabeth Nutt Williams, PhD

Student Diversity Award
Sharon Shin Shin Tang, University of Oregon

Mathilda B. Canter Student Education and Training Award
James F. Boswell, Pennsylvania State University

Donald K. Freedheim Student Development Award
LaTanya A. Carter, Michigan State University

Div. 30 (Society of Psychological Hypnosis)

2006 Distinguished Contributions to Professional Hypnosis Award
Lynne M. Hornyak, PhD

2006 Distinguished Contributions to Scientific Hypnosis Award
John F. Chaves, PhD

2006 Early Career Contributions to Hypnosis Award
Amir Raz, PhD

The E.R. Hilgard Best Graduate Level Academic Thesis Award
Omar Sanchez-Armass and Arreed F. Barabasz, Washington State University

Best Applied Paper Award
Darya L. Zabelina, James R. Council and Kimble A. Bromley, North Dakota State University

Nicholas P. Spanos Best Student Paper Award
Michael E. Hyland and Irving Kirsch, University of Plymouth, United Kingdom

Div. 32 (Humanistic)

Rollo May Award
Alvin R. Maher, PhD

Carmi Harari Early Career Awards for Inquiry in Humanistic and Transpersonal Psychology
Heidi M. Levitt, PhD, and Donald A. MacDonald, PhD

Sidney Jourard Student Awards
Sarah L. Burdge, PhD, Danielle W. Van Deventer, PhD, Donald Edmondson, University of Connecticut, and Rachael E. Mueller, University of Dallas

Div. 33 (Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities)

Edgar A. Doll Award
Ann P. Streissguth, PhD

Student Awards
Youhua Wei, University of Florida, and Paula J. McCall, Arizona State University

Div. 35 (Society for the Psychology of Women)

Bonnie R. Stickland Award
Jessica Henderson Daniel, PhD

Sue Rosenberg Zalk Award
Natalie Porter, PhD

Carolyn Wood Sherif Award
Lillian Comas-Diaz, PhD

Carolyn Payton Early Career Award
Isis H. Settles, PhD, Tamara R. Buckley, PhD, and Robert T. Carter, PhD

Geis Memorial Dissertation Research Award
Amanda Brodish, University of Wisconsin–Madison

Heritage Award
Janice D. Yoder, PhD

Hyde Graduate Student Research Grant Award
Dawn Salgado, University of Rhode Island, Anneliese Singh, Georgia State University

Laura Brown Distinguished Contributions Award
Oliva Maria Espin, PhD

Psychological Research on Women and Gender, Annual Prize for Graduate/Undergraduate Students
First place: Angela Duckworth, University of Pennsylvania; Honorable mention: Samantha Oucalt, Southern Illinois University

Psychotherapy with Women Award
Kathy McCloskey, PhD, and Nancy Grigsby

Div. 36 (Psychology of Religion)

William C. Bier Award
Leslie Francis, PhD

Margaret Gorman Early Career Award
Mark Koltko-Rivera, PhD

Virginia Sexton Mentoring Award
Michael McCullough, PhD

Distinguished Service Award
Michael Nielsen, PhD

Div. 37 (Child, Youth and Family Services)

Nicholas Hobbs Award
Karen J. Saywitz, PhD

Child Advocacy Award
Robin Kimbrough-Melton, JD

Div. 37 Dissertation Award
Richard W. Puddy, PhD

Div. 38 (Health)

Outstanding Contributions to Health Psychology (Senior Award)
Francis J. Keefe, PhD

Outstanding Contributions to Health Psychology (Junior Awards)
Annmarie Cano, PhD, and Lynn M. Martire, PhD

Career Service to Health Psychology Award
Geoffrey M. Reed, PhD

Timothy B. Jeffrey Memorial Award for Outstanding Contributions to Clinical Health Psychology
Mary Casey Jacob, PhD

Student Research Awards
Lisa M. Christian, The Ohio State University, Alicia M. Helion, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, Cynthia Windham Karlson, University of Kansas, and Sara I. McClelland, The Graduate Center, City University of New York

Outstanding Student Poster Awards
David M. Barnes, University of California, San Francisco, Thomas R. Geaghan, Kent State University, and Anissa L. Moody, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Div. 39 (Psychoanalysis)

Leadership Award
Lewis Aron, PhD

Founders Award
Oliver Kerner, PhD

Scientific Award
Wilma Bucci, PhD

Div. 40 (Clinical Neuropsychology)

Science Advisory Committee (SAC) Applied Neuropsychology Award
Zoe E. Proctor-Weber, PsyD

SAC Cognitive Neuroscience Award
Emily G. King, University of Florida

SAC Harcourt Assessment Awards
Jennifer E. Iudicello, University of California, San Diego, and Rebbeca Roush, University of Pittsburgh

Blue Ribbon Awards
Angelle M. Sander, PhD, Alexander I. Alexander, PhD, Steven P. Woods, PsyD, and Kristina L. Wilson, University of Cincinnati

Early Career Award
Tanis J. Ferman, PhD

Benton Lecture Distinguished Neuropsychologist Award
Brenda Milner, PhD

Benton-Meier Scholarships
Sara Banks, Northwestern University, and J. Cobb Scott, University of California, San Diego

Div. 42 (Psychologists in Independent Practice)

Outstanding Psychologist Award
Jean A. Carter, PhD

Public Service Award
Geoffrey M. Reed, PhD

Best of the Independent Practitioner Award
Ivan J. Miller, PhD

Independent Practitioner Continuing Education Award
Irving B. Weiner, PhD

Online Outstanding Contributions Award
Gordon Herz, PhD

Rosalee Weiss Lecturer
Oliva Maria Espin, PhD

Div. 43 (Family)

Family Psychologist of the Year
Jay Lebow, PhD

Distinguished Service Award
Nancy Elman, PhD

Distinguished Contribution Award
Tom Dishion, PhD

Carolyn Attneave Diversity Award
Louise Silverstein, PhD

Florence W. Kaslow Award for Distinguished Contributions to International Family Psychology
Terry Patterson, PhD

Certificates of Appreciation
Neil Grossman, PhD, and Lyn Greenberg, PhD

Div. 44 (Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Issues)

Distinguished Scientific Contribution
Lisa M. Diamond, PhD

Distinguished Professional Contribution
Maryka Biaggio, PhD

Distinguished Contribution to Education and Training
Allen Omoto, PhD

Distinguished Student Contribution
David W. Pantalone, University of Washington

Distinguished Service Award
Robin Burhke, PhD, and Henry Taylor, PhD

Malyon-Smith Award
John E. Pachankis, State University of New York at Stony Brook

Bisexual Foundation Award
Julia Tomassilli, City University of New York

Distinguished Book Awards
“Same-Sex Marriage: The Legal and Psychological Evolution in America” by Donald J. Cantor, JD, Elizabeth Cantor, PhD, James C. Black, MD, and Campbell D. Barrett, JD, and “Trans-gender Emergence: Therapeutic Guidelines for Working with Gender-Variant People and their Families” by Arlene Istar Lev


Div. 45 (Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues)

Distinguished Contributions to Service
Lisa Porsché-Burke, PhD

Distinguished Contributions to Research
Hortensia Amaro, PhD

Charles and Shirley Thomas Award
Phillip Bowman, PhD

Emerging Young Professional Award
William Ming Liu, PhD

Lifetime Career Achievement Award
Henry Tomes, PhD

Div. 46 (Media)

Lifetime Achievement Award
Stuart Fischoff, PhD

News Media Recognition Award
Michelle Trudeau, National Public Radio

Div. 47 (Exercise and Sport)

Distinguished Contributions to Exercise and Sport Psychology in the Public Interest Award
Judy Van Raalte, PhD

Outstanding Dissertation Award
Jennifer Woodgate, PhD

Div. 48 (Society for the Study of Peace, Conflict and Violence)

Presidential Award for Lifelong Contributions
Richard V. Wagner, PhD

Morton Deutsch Award
Herbert C. Kelman, PhD

Award for Leadership as Division President
Linda Webster, PhD

Outstanding Service Award
Anne Anderson

Early Career Award
Ilana Shapiro, PhD

Div. 49 (Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy)

Arthur Teicher Group Psychologist of the Year Awards
Addie Fuhriman, PhD, and Gary M. Burlingame, PhD

Past President Award
Steve Sobelman, PhD

President-Elect Gavel Award
Lynn Rapin, PhD

Retiring Board of Directors Member-at-Large Plaque
Jennifer Harp, PhD

Retiring Journal Editor Plaque
Dennis M. Kivlighan Jr., PhD

Retiring Associate Editors Journal Plaques
Craig D. Parks, PhD, and Glenn Littlepage, PhD

Student Dissertation Award
Floorjte Rink, PhD

Div. 50 (Addictions)

Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contribution Award
Tammy Chung, PhD

Distinguished Scientific Contributions to the Application of Psychology Award
William R. Miller, PhD

Student Poster Awards
First place: Amee B Patel, University of Texas at Austin; second place: Amanda Ferrier, University at Albany of the State University of New York; third place: Gregory J. Kavanagh, University of Cincinnati

Div. 51 (Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity)

Researcher of the Year
Stephen R. Wester, PhD

Distinguished Professional Service
John M. Robertson, PhD

Practitioner of the Year
Victor A. Frazao, PhD

Outstanding Advocate for Boys
Arthur M. Horne, PhD

Loren Frankel Student Research Award
Wizdom Powell Hammond, PhD

Students of the Year
K. Bryant Smalley, Nova Southeastern University, and David S. Tager, University of Missouri–Columbia

Div. 52 (International)

Distinguished International Psychologist Awards
Gerard A. Jacobs, PhD, and Michel E. Sabourin, PhD

Florence L. Denmark/Mary E. Reuder Award in Recognition of Outstanding Contributions to the Psychology of Women and Gender
Oliva Maria Espin, PhD

Mentoring Award
Kathleen Malley-Morrison, EdD

Past-President Award
Norman P. Abeles, PhD

Student Awards of Excellence
Sylvia Xiaohua Chen, Chinese University of Hong Kong, and Yariv Hofstein, University of Massachusetts

Student Awards of Merit
Darshini Shah, St. Pius College, and Ayse Ciftci Uruk, University of Memphis

Certificate of Recognition for Outstanding Service to the Division—APA Staff
Merry Bullock, PhD

Div. 53 (Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology)

Distinguished Research Contributions Award
Terrie E. Moffitt, PhD

Early Career Faculty Research Award
Sara Jaffee, PhD

Mid-Career Faculty Research Award
Joel T. Nigg, PhD

Junior Faculty Mentoring Awards
Julie Cerel, PhD, and Terri Chi, PhD

Distinguished Research Contribution Award
Terrie E. Moffitt, PhD

Outstanding Training Program Award
DePaul University

Graduate Research Awards
Jonathan Comer, Temple University, and Abbey Eisenhower, University of California, Los Angeles

Div. 54 (Society of Pediatric Psychology)

Logan Wright Research Award
Tim Wysocki, PhD

Martin P. Levin Mentorship Award
Larry Mullins, PhD

Lee Salk Service Award
Gary Walco, PhD

Routh Early Career Award
David Schwebel, PhD

Routh Student Research Grant
Allison Wallin, University of California at Irvine; Honorable mention: Jean Mennuti-Washburn, Georgia State University

Student Research Award
Jill MacLaren, Brown University

Lizette Peterson-Homer Injury Prevention Grant
Robin Toblin, University of Southern California

Div. 55 (American Society for the Advancement of Pharmacotherapy)

Special Recognition Award
Diana Marquez

Outstanding State Contribution Awards
C. Keith Hulse, PhD, and Lance Laurence, PhD

Outstanding National Contribution Award
Robert Ax, PhD

Patrick H. DeLeon Prize
Robert Pietrzak, University of Connecticut

American Psychological Foundation

Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Application of Psychology
Eric Schopler, PhD

Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Practice of Psychology
Jack G. Wiggins Jr., PhD, PsyD

Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Science of Psychology
Albert Bandura, PhD

Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in Psychology in the Public Interest
Asher R. Pacht, PhD

Charles L. Brewer Distinguished Teaching of Psychology Award
Randolph A. Smith, PhD