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  • 1.Featured Psychologist: Glorisa J. Canino, PhD
    Glorisa J. Canino, PhD, is a professor at the School of Medicine, department of pediatrics, and the director of the Behavioral Sciences Research Institute, University of Puerto Rico, School of Medicine. She is presently principal or co-principal investigator of several grants funded by the National Institute of Health. She has published substantially in the area of instrument psychometrics, psychiatric epidemiology, mental health services research, pediatric asthma and health disparities. Canino has been for the past 24 years a leading Latino researcher and her various research studies have resulted in more than 200 publications in scientific journals.
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  • 2.Featured Psychologist: Albert Sidney Beckham, PhD
    Albert Sidney Beckham, PhD, is considered to be the first African-American school psychologist. He founded the first psychological laboratory at Howard University and published over 20 articles on the effect of counseling on high school students, childhood behavioral problems, intelligence testing and life satisfaction.
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  • 3.Ernest Hilgard (1904-2001)
    Hilgard ensured the growing application of psychology to many different social problems was recognized as a legitimate endeavor for psychologists and helped set the stage for the tremendous growth of psychology as both a science and profession after the end of WWII.
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  • 4.William James: 1894 and 1904 APA President
    William James did more to establish the new science of psychology in American than anyone else, despite the fact that he did not conduct psychological research or develop a systematic theory of psychology.
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  • 5.Featured Psychologist: John Chaney, PhD
    Dr. John Chaney's studies academic achievement in American Indian students and his research focuses on stress and coping influences on long-term adjustment in pediatric chronic illness and on attributional style, helplessness and depression in adults with chronic illness. Chaney became an American Psychological Association Fellow in 2010 and received APA’s Division 22 Research Excellence Award.
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  • 6.Featured Psychologist: Ena Vazquez-Nuttall, EdD
    Ena Vazquez-Nuttall, EdD, was well respected for her various contributions to multicultural psychology and school psychology throughout her life time, and her accomplishments and professional work are well known in the psychological community.
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  • 7.Margaret Floy Washburn: 1921 APA President
    Margaret Floy Washburn was the first woman to earn a doctoral degree in American psychology (1894) and the second woman, after Mary Whiton Calkins, to serve as APA President.
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  • 8.Joseph Dominic Matarazzo: 1989 APA President
    Joe was a pioneer in developing the fields of behavioral medicine, behavioral health, and health psychology. His research has had 3 foci: the clinical interview, cognitive/intellectual functions, and health psychology.
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  • 9.Featured Psychologists: Mamie Phipps Clark, PhD and Kenneth Clark, PhD
    Mamie Phipps Clark, PhD, and Kenneth Clark, PhD were the first African Americans to obtain their doctorate degrees in psychology from Columbia University, opened the Northside Center for Child Development in 1946, and testified as expert witnesses in the Brown vs. Board of Education case in 1954, making them influential to the Civil Rights movement.
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  • 10.Featured Psychologist: Iva Greywolf, PhD
    Dr. Greywolf has over 30 years of experience from working in “Indian Country” to private consulting on Indian/Native behavioral health issues. She has received several prestige awards from the U.S. Public Health Service for outstanding work with the Indian Health Service and was selected as an APA Minority Fellow.
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