News & Events

Stay current with the Div. 7 news and events


  • Div. 7 highlights from APA 2019
    Thank you to our division leaders and members who joined us at APA's 2019 convention in Chicago, Aug. 9-11. We hope you will join us for APA's 2020 convention, Aug. 6-9, in Washington, D.C.
  • Div. 7 announces the creation of two new awards: the Mavis Hetherington Award and the Mary Ainsworth Award. Both awards recognize accomplishments of mid-career developmental scientists who are between 15-30 years from having received their doctoral degrees.
  • Info About Kids
    In collaboration with other APA divisions, Div. 7 is proud to provide you with a website that offers science-based information about children, youth, and families
  • Statement Regarding Hitting Children
    The Task Force on Physical Punishment of Children issued this statement explaining some of the affects of corporal punishment. They also offer resources for positive parenting.


Date created: 2012