Student Poster Awards
The Society of Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy (APA Division 49) offers up to three awards for students presenting posters at the Annual APA Convention. These awards are $300, $200, $100 and are presented for the best posters that contribute to the mission and goals for the Society. Posters will be judged on their applicability to the division's mission and goals, the quality of the material and its presentation. Eligible students must be currently enrolled in a mental health professional preparation program.
2011 Winning Posters
1st Place: Understanding the Interplay of Emotional Isolation and Therapeutic Factors in PTSD (PDF, 299KB)
Authors: Carilyn C. Ellis, BA; Nicole M. Schneider, MA; Timothy Cooper, BA; and Mary A. Peterson, PhD
2nd Place: Group Treatment for Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse: The Relationship Between Social Bonds and Symptom Severity
Authors: Robin E. Lange, MA and Maria Riva, PhD
3rd Place: A Data-Driven Psycho-Educational Group with Middle School English Language Learners: Addressing Personal/Social and Academic Needs
Authors: Qi Shi, MS and Sam Steen, PhD.