Peer-Recommended Resources: Psychology Podcasts

Welcome to Peer-Recommended Resources, where resources that are shared on the SfHP (Div38) list serve are collected and shared. To let us know what you think about this new initiative, to request a future topic, or to share other resources, please email thehealthpsychologist@gmail.com. This month, we asked members to submit suggestions for psychology related podcasts, both for professionals and patients. Thank you to all the … Continue reading Peer-Recommended Resources: Psychology Podcasts

Keeping Up with Technology: An Introduction to Creating Apps for Clinical Research Using ResearchKit

Sacha McBain, M.S . University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Pre-Doctoral Clinical Psychology Intern With approximately 77% of Americans owning a smartphone (Smith, 2017), the potential positive impact of mobile technologies on health and access to care are exciting and varied. Mobile health apps, also known as “mHealth,” represent a growing sector of apps available in the Apple App Store and in Google Play, with a … Continue reading Keeping Up with Technology: An Introduction to Creating Apps for Clinical Research Using ResearchKit

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Early Career Professionals Corner: Defining Your Strengths and Areas for Growth as an ECP

By Stephanie Hooker, PhD, MPH As a psychology trainee, I was always working toward the next step. Whether it be finishing my thesis, studying for comprehensive exams, applying to internship, or writing my dissertation, the direction of my career was clearly laid out for me. As soon as I received my PhD, that path became much less clear. Suddenly, I did not have anyone telling … Continue reading Early Career Professionals Corner: Defining Your Strengths and Areas for Growth as an ECP

Daniel Bruns, PsyD

Candidate for Member-at-Large Over the course of my career my focus has been on translational science. While I have served on the graduate faculty of the University of Northern Colorado in the past, and hold the position of a senior clinical instructor at the University of Colorado Medical School, my full time position is at the health psychology clinic that I have owned and operated … Continue reading Daniel Bruns, PsyD

Steven M. Tovian, PhD, ABPP

Candidate for Division Representative to APA Council (2019-2021) As a Fellow of Division 38, I would be honored to serve as your Representative on APA Council. I would ensure health psychology has a strong voice on Council given both the scientific and practice issues that Council addresses in developing APA policy. I am completing my second elected term on APA’s Commission for the Recognition of … Continue reading Steven M. Tovian, PhD, ABPP

Dawn K. Wilson, PhD

Candidate for Division Representative to APA Council (2019) As Past President and a Fellow of the Society for Health Psychology (SfHP) I would be honored to serve as your Representative on APA Council. During my presidency I have been involved in numerous roles related to policy advocacy and emerging national issues in our field. The Health Policy Council was established during my presidency in 2017 … Continue reading Dawn K. Wilson, PhD

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2018 SfHP Officer Candidate Statements

The next SfHP Election of Officers will take place from April 16-May 31, 2018. SfHP Full and Fellow members for 2018 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 not receive … Continue reading 2018 SfHP Officer Candidate Statements

Ronald H. Rozensky, PhD, ABPP

Candidate for Division Representative to APA Council (2019-2021) Thank you for the privilege to have served as your Representative on APA Council for the past three years. I am asking for your #1 vote so that I can continue my work for Division 38 and Health Psychology. As your Council Rep, I am well versed in how APA governance functions and how to move our … Continue reading Ronald H. Rozensky, PhD, ABPP

Zeeshan Butt, PhD

Candidate for President-Elect It is a great honor for me to be nominated for President-Elect of my professional home, the Society for Health Psychology. I am an Associate Professor of Medical Social Sciences, Surgery, and Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. I provide clinical care, as the sole psychologist for our adult kidney, liver, and lung transplant programs. My research … Continue reading Zeeshan Butt, PhD

Ranak B. Trivedi, PhD

Candidate for Member-at-Large It is a privilege to be nominated for the member-at-large position in the Society for Health Psychology (SfHP), my professional home since I was a doctoral student at Duke University. I have served SfHP in multiple roles that were fulfilling because they contributed to the growth of early career psychologists and enhanced SfHP’s mission. I have been an Early Career Professional Council … Continue reading Ranak B. Trivedi, PhD