Media Psychology and Technology Awards

2020 Award Recipients

Div. 46 (Society for Media Psychology & Technology) is pleased to announce the 2020 awards recipients.

Mary Alvord, PhD, Distinguished Lifetime Contributions to Media Psychology & Technology; Pamela Rutledge, PhD, Distinguished Professional Contributions to Media Psychology & Technology; Allycin Powell-Hicks, PhD, Distinguished Early Career Professional Contributions to Media Psychology & Technology; Yemaya Halbrook, PhD, Student Dissertation in Media Psychology & Technology; Mental Health and Trauma in Jewish Americans, produced by Jewish Life Television, News Media Recognition Award; Frank Farley as Grand Mentor of the Society for Media Psychology & Technology, Presidential Citation; Distinguished Scientific Contributions to Media Psychology & Technology (Not awarded this year)      


Div. 46 Member Recognition Awards

Other awards include:
  • The Media Watch Committee is charged with recommending to the Div. 46 board an awardee for the Shirley Glass Golden Psi Award, for positive media portrayals of mental health professionals. Please contact the Media Watch Chair James Kaufman, PhD, for further information or with your nominations.
  • The News Media, Public Education, Public Policy Committee is charged with recommending to the Div. 46 board an awardee for the News Media Recognition Award. Please contact the NMPEPP Chair Christopher Ferguson, PhD, for further information or with your nominations.
Last updated: August 2020Date created: February 2013