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What’s Inside

Valeria Martinez-Kaigi, PhD, MS Clinical Health Psychologist Spine Wellness Center Ayer Neuroscience Institute Institute of Living, Hartford Healthcare  Welcome to the Spring Issue of The Health Psychologist! From tips on how to talk to your supervisor about workload to available training on cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia- this issue is all about you! In this issue you will read about how you can improve your work-life … Continue reading What’s Inside

Vote

VOTE: 2021 Society for Health Psychology Candidate Statements

The next SfHP Election of Officers will take place from approximately April 15-May 31, 2021. SfHP Full and Fellow members for 2021 are eligible to vote (affiliates and students are ineligible to vote). Ballots will be issued electronically through the APA Elections Office. Reminders to vote will also be posted on the SfHP listservs and included in the “Update for 38.” Eligible members who do … Continue reading VOTE: 2021 Society for Health Psychology Candidate Statements

Benefits

21 Benefits from your 2021 Membership

Renew today* – and invite your colleagues and students – to receive: 21. Uninterrupted receipt of Health Psychology 20. Full, FREE participation in up to 11 SfHP general and topic-specific Listservs 19. Eligibility for Recognition through Awards in Research, Clinical Practice, Education & Training, Mentoring and Career Service 18. Graduate Student and Post-Doc Grants 17. Peer-to-Peer Mentoring for professionals via the SfHP “Connections” program 16. … Continue reading 21 Benefits from your 2021 Membership

129th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association August 12-14, 2021

129th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association

August 12-14, 2021 Tyler Branagan, PhD, Program Chair Greetings from the Society for Health Psychology (SfHP) Program Committee! Thank you to the many SfHP members who generously volunteered their time reviewing abstract submissions. Each year we rely on members’ support in creating a program which demonstrates the value and innovation of health psychologists. The process of planning the program for the meeting would not be … Continue reading 129th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association

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Call for Nominations for Awards

Each year, the Society for Health Psychology (SfHP) recognizes members for outstanding contributions to the field by presenting awards in Research, Clinical Practice, Education & Training, Mentoring, and Career Service.  Award categories were established to acknowledge and appreciate excellence in health psychology across the career span and throughout the field. This avenue of highlighting our contributions can be successful only if members actively engage in … Continue reading Call for Nominations for Awards

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Interested in applying for APA Fellow status for the first time, through the Society for Health Psychology (APA Division 38)?

All applications to be an APA Fellow must be made via the APA Online Fellows Application Platform. This system allows nominees, endorsers and division Fellows chairs to submit all required documents online. The Society for Health Psychology (D38) deadline for submission of all materials to the platform is DECEMBER 15. Please visit the APA Fellows webpage for more information and to access the online system: … Continue reading Interested in applying for APA Fellow status for the first time, through the Society for Health Psychology (APA Division 38)?