Theodore Blau Early Career Award for Outstanding Contribution to Professional Clinical Psychology
This award honors a clinical psychologist for accomplishments and promise in clinical psychology.
This award honors a clinical psychologist for accomplishments and promise in clinical psychology. Accomplishments may include:
- promoting the practice of clinical psychology through professional service;
- innovation in service delivery;
- novel application of applied research methodologies to professional practice;
- positive impact on health delivery systems;
- development of creative educational programs for practice;
- other novel or creative activities advancing the service of the profession.
Funding is sponsored by the Psychological Assessment Resources, Inc. and the American Psychological Foundation (APF).
APF encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds with respect to age, race, color, religion, creed, nationality, ability, sexual orientation, gender, and geography.
Applicants must be early career psychologists no more than 10 years postdoctoral.
Candidates can be simultaneously considered for multiple awards, although a psychologist may receive only one Division 12 award in any given year.
No voting members of the Division 12 Board of Directors will be eligible to receive awards from the division while serving their term.
Self-nomination is permitted.
- nomination cover letter outlining nominee’s relevant contributions
- abbreviated CV
- two letters of support (requested through application portal)
Nominees will be evaluated on:
- quality and impact of accomplishments
- conformance with program goals
Please be advised that APF does not provide feedback to applicants on their proposals.
Please review our Program FAQs for important details on the application process.
Dr. Christian A. Webb
McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Christian A. Webb, PhD, McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Riana Elyse Anderson, PhD, University of Michigan
Arielle Baskin-Sommers, PhD, Yale University
Cheri Levinson, PhD, University of Louisville
Kathryn Howell, PhD, University of Memphis
Rebecca Kathryn McHugh, PhD
Randy Auerbach, PhD, ABPP
Adam Leventhal, PhD
Cara Lewis, PhD, Indiana University
Brian Hall, PhD, University of Macau
Jonathan Comer, PhD, Florida International University
Bunmi Olatunji, PhD, Vanderbilt University
Adrienne Juarascio, PhD, Medical University of South Carolina
George M. Slavich, University of California, Los Angeles
Cortney Warren, PhD, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
David Klonsky, PhD, University of British Columbia
Peter J. Norton, PhD, University of Houston
Rebecca Jackson, PhD, Pacific Graduate School of Psychology
Melissa C. Kuhajda, PhD, University of Alabama School of Medicine
Dean Klinkenberg, PhD, Missouri Institute of Mental Health
Martin M. Antony
Michael Goldberg, PhD
Juan Carlos Gonzalez
Elizabeth Todd Bazemore