Big Apple Health Psychology Colloquium

Irina Mindlis, MPH Doctoral Student, Health Psychology & Clinical Science Doctoral Program in Psychology, The Graduate Center of CUNY In the New York City area, there are at least five doctoral Psychology programs with a health emphasis. Many other programs are home to students conducting health psychology research. And yet, by the end of my first year of graduate school, I did not know the … Continue reading Big Apple Health Psychology Colloquium

SfHP Election Results

The Nominations & Elections Committee, under the leadership of Dr. Kim Dixon, is pleased to announce the results of the 2019 Society for Health Psychology elections: President-Elect: Helen L. Coons, PhD Member-at-Large: Andrea Bradford, PhD APA Council Representative: Susan H. McDaniel, PhD Thanks to all the candidates for their willingness to serve, and thank you for voting!   Continue reading SfHP Election Results

2019 Awards presented by the Society for Health Psychology (Division 38)

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. Excellence in Health Psychology Research Award           Sarah W. Feldstein Ewing, PhD, Oregon Health & … Continue reading 2019 Awards presented by the Society for Health Psychology (Division 38)

Become an SfHP Fellow

Interested in applying for fellow status (for the first time) through the Society for Health Psychology (APA Division 38?) Apply: 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 APA online portal for initial fellow applicants will open on August 6. … Continue reading Become an SfHP Fellow

Congratulate your Graduate

In 2016, the Society for Health Psychology (SfHP) launched a new membership initiative: “Congratulate your Graduate.” We believe newly-trained health psychologists should consider our Society as one of their primary professional communities. This program, now led by Membership Committee Chair Kristin Schneider, PhD, enables us to welcome health psychologists into our community as they complete their training. Graduate students whose dissertation advisor or co-advisor is … Continue reading Congratulate your Graduate

Proposal to Increase Member Benefits

The Society for Health Psychology (SfHP) is the largest professional home for health psychologists in the United States. The Society enriches the lives of health psychologists, is the most recognized venue for the dissemination of health psychology research, and serves as an avenue for developing the next generation of health psychologists. SfHP welcomes clinicians, educators, researchers and policy-makers at every level of training. After considerable … Continue reading Proposal to Increase Member Benefits