• New award deadline
    Please take a few minutes to nominate a deserving colleague or student for one of Div. 18's nine awards. The deadline for submission of nominations is May 31, 2019. Please submit nominations to Linda Richardson. The awardees will be honored at the APA Annual Convention in Chicago in August. Nominees do not have to be division members, but all the awardees, except the Wayfinder, must join the division if not already a member.

  • APA supports VA psychologists
    In recognition of the first Psychology Recognition Week, APA CEO Arthur C. Evans, Jr., PhD, and APA's director of military and veterans health policy, Heather Kelly, PhD, issued statements recognizing VA psychologists and the great work they do.

  • VA Section Webinar Series offers two new sessions
    More information and registration links are available on APA's events calendar: "First Episode Psychosis Interventions in VA," May 2, 2019; and "The History of VA Psychology & VA Psychology Training Program," May 9, 2019.

  • Newly Elected Div. 18 Fellows

    Congratulations to Gary Fischler, Herbert Gupton and Jack Tsai, who were elected to fellow status in 2018.
  • Bylaws Amendments

    Div. 18 committee has proposed several bylaw amendments. A PDF version of the clean, current bylaws as well as a version that highlights the proposed changes are available on the Psychologists in Public Service: Division Bylaws page.  Reminder: Please vote for the bylaws revisions by Aug. 9, 2018.
  • Robert Goldberg, PhD Former APA Div. 18 President Robert Goldberg, PhD, passed away March 2018 after a long illness. Dr. Goldberg was active in our division and most recently served as the chair of our Fellowship Committee and division historian. In addition to his contributions to our division, he had a long career in the VA and mentored many of our division members.

    Obituary info and condolence book are available online.


127th APA Annual Convention
Aug. 8-11, 2019

Upcoming CEs

Please submit the following application if are interested in presenting a CE course: