Being a student affiliate of the society can provide entrance and participation within a diverse and positive organizational culture that provides opportunities for networking, mentoring, organizational participation and service. These activities foster the advancement of group work through personal and professional development in the areas of practice, research and writing, and teaching in group psychology and group psychotherapy.
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Opportunity for Student Involvement in Div. 49
Div. 49 maintains detailed information about institutions, organized by region, that offer practicums, internships and postdoctoral programs with an emphasis on group psychology and group psychotherapy.
Cultural Diversity in Groups: Student Poster Session
The Diversity Committee of the APA's Div. 49 (Society of Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy) is soliciting proposals for student posters with themes central to the promotion of cultural diversity and equity in groups for a special student poster session at APA's 2020 annual convention, Aug.6-9, in Washington, D.C. Student Poster Awards, including cash prizes, will be given to the top three posters. The deadline to submit a proposal is 5:00 p.m. ET on Monday, Dec. 2, 2019.
- For full details, including poster requirements, please review the Diversity Committee's call for proposals (PDF, 489KB).
- More information about how to submit proposals can be found on APA's convention call for proposals.
- Div. 49 also encourages students to consider applying for one of the diversity and group student awards.