2017 Awards:

Rona Carter – Carolyn Payton Early Career Award from APA's Division 35

Ben Dantzer – Brenda A. Milner Award from APA's Division 6

Jacquelynne Eccles – APA Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award

Sandra Graham-Bermann – APA Florence Halpern Award

Lorraine Gutierrez – Distinguished Contributions to Teaching and Mentoring in Qualitative Inquiry

Luke Hyde – Boyd McCandless Young Scientist Award

Richard Nisbett – Distinguished Service in Psychological Science

Monique Ward – CWP (Committee on Women in Psychology) Leadership Award  

Henry Wellman

  • Eleanor Maccoby Book Award for APA’s Division 7
  • Mentoring Award for Developmental Psychology for APA’s Division 7



Elizabeth Cole - Elected President of APA Division 9 (Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues)



Toni Antonucci – Social Engagement: A Lifetime Path to Healthy and Successful Aging

Rosario Ceballo – AP’s Committee on Socioeconomics Status: Discussing Achievements and Future Directions

Edward Chang

  • Interpersonal Violence and Suicide Risk among Indian College Students: Does Witnessing IPV Matter?
  • Depression and Anxiety as Predictors of Suicidal Behaviors Examining a Two- Hit Model of Vulnerability

Yasmin Cole-Lewis - Existential Well-Being - Stress, Racism and Pessimism Amon African American Men

Kai Cortina – Chair: Inviting Address - 2017 Distinguished Scientific Award for the Application of Psychology

Joseph Gone

  • Presenting APA awards to Lorraine Gutierrez and Will Hartmann
  • Are Qualitative Methods Theoretically Informed? Examining Two Psychotherapy Literatures
  • Indigenous Knowledge, Qualitative Inquiry and Evidence – Based Mental Health Interventions

Luke Hyde – Genetically Informed Neural Approach to Understanding the development of Antisocial Behavior

Jaqueline Mattis  – Existential Well-Being - Stress, Racism and Pessimism Amon African American Men

Donna Nagata – Modesty, Well-Being and Cultural Variation in a Self-Promoting Era