News & Events

  • APA Council of Representatives Report 
    Read highlights from the August 2015 meeting of the APA Council of Representatives.

    Join Div. 31 student and ECP leaders for a Twitter chat on advocacy and leadership issues and opportunities in psychology on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015, beginning at 4 p.m. PST/7 p.m. EST.

  • Jennifer Doran was elected by Div. 31 student members to serve on the division board of directors. Her term begins on Jan. 1, 2015. 

  • Michael Sullivan Diversity Scholarship Fund Progress Updates
    Read progress updates from 2013 Michael Sullivan Diversity Scholarship Fund winners. 

  • Michael Sullivan Diversity Scholarship Winners
    Caitlin Cavanagh’s and Barbara Wood Roberts are the winners of the 2015 winners of the Michael Sullivan Diversity Scholarship. 

  • Preparing Professional Psychologists to Serve a Diverse Public: A Core Requirement in Doctoral Education and Training
    For psychologists to competently serve all members of the public now and in the future, professional psychology training programs strive to ensure that psychology trainees demonstrate acceptable levels of knowledge, skills and awareness to work effectively with diverse individuals.

  • Diversity Initiatives 
    The Div. 31 Diversity Leadership Development Training Program workshop, which focuses on leadership, negotiating and mentoring, was held at the 2013 State Leadership Conference.

  • Presentation Recruiting Early Career Psychologists (PDF, 281KB)
    At the 2012 APA convention, Tom DeMaio, PhD and Sarah Morsbach Honaker, PhD, presented concrete strategies for recruitment, retention, and engagement of early career psychologist (ECP) members in Div. 31. Specific content in the presentation includes data about ECP demographics and results about ECP activities in more than 30 SPTAs. The survey was conducted by Drs. Carla Bradshaw, DeMaio and Honaker.