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Division 49 Board News

The Board of Directors unanimously voted to recommend the following amendment to these Bylaws. (Bolded text represent the old wording and the proposed changes). Current There shall be a Board of Directors of this Society. Its membership shall consist of the following persons:… Read More ›

Travel Award

The Society of Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy is offering student travel awards for the 2016 APA Convention:  What are the details? Six (6) awards of $500 each will be granted. Awards should be used in support of travel to… Read More ›

Group Psychologist Award

Division 49, The Society of Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy, is now seeking nominations for the Arthur Teicher Group Psychologist of the Year Award.  This award honors a distinguished group psychologist whose theory, research, or practice has made some important… Read More ›

Dissertation Award

Each year, Division 49 (Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy) of the American Psychological Association offers an award for the best dissertation research on small groups. This research can investigate any phenomenon, using any methodology, in any type of group. Past… Read More ›

New Journal Update

A proposal for a second journal for Division 49, Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy, was presented at the Board’s August 2015 meeting in Washington, D.C. APA’s Publications & Communications (PC) Board is recommending against the establishment of a new clinical… Read More ›

Candidate Election Results

The following individuals will begin their terms on January 1, 2016. President-Elect: Robert Gleave, Ph.D., ABPP, CGP (ROBERT_GLEAVE@BYU.EDU) Member at Large: Michele D. Ribeiro, Ed.D. (michele.ribeiro@oregonstate.edu)

Journal for Group Practitioners

Division 49 Proposing New Journal for “Group Practitioners” A proposal for a second journal for Division 49, Society of Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy, was presented at the Board’s August meeting in Washington, D.C. Based on survey results conducted earlier… Read More ›

Group Training Survey: May 2014

In the last newsletter I shared that working in collaboration with Sean Woodland, current student representative; Rosamond Smith, student representative designate (2015); and Dr. Leann Diederich, membership chair and member at large, an email survey was sent in May 2014… Read More ›