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.