The Health Psychologist Newsletter

Spring 2018 Issue

Be in the know! This issue includes candidate statements for 2018 SfHP officer elections, the annual convention preview, and the call for award nominations!


President’s Column
Justin M. Nash, Ph.D.
From the Editor’s Desk
Adrienne A. Williams, Ph.D.
Member Contributions
Peer-Recommended Resources
Early Career Professionals Corner: To Consult or not to Consult?
Monika Parikh, Ph.D.
Health Policy Corner – Complexity in Health Care – Redefining Our Approach to Policy
Benjamin F. Miller, Psy.D.
Keeping Up with Technology: Use of Telehealth to Increase Mental Health Services to Veterans
Julia Rubinshteyn, Ph.D.
Paying Closer Attention to Microagressions and Their Consequences
Jason J. Ashe, M.Div., Th.M., Taylor M. Darden, M.A., & Danielle L. Beatty Moody, Ph.D.
The Role of Health Psychology in Chronic Pain Management
David Cosio, PhD, ABPP
Advice on Applying for Internship
KayLoni Olson, with interview of Karen Oliver, Ph.D.
Highlights from the Rally for Medical Research
Dawn K. Wilson, Ph.D.
News from the Society for Health Psychology
Student Advisory Council
KayLoni Olson
Teaching Health Psychology: How is it Taught and What Do Health Psychologists Need for Their Pedagogical Practice?
News from APA
Ronald Rozensky, Ph.D., ABPP, Elizabeth Klonoff, Ph.D., ABPP
Health Psych Connections Spotlight
Joshua C. Eyer, Ph.D.
Call for Proposals for the 2018 APA Annual Convention
Society for Health Psychology 2017 Awardees
Outstanding Contributions to Health Psychology by an Early Career Professional
George M. Slavich, PhD, (introduction by Michael R. Irwin, M.D.)
Outstanding Contributions to Health Psychology by a Senior Professional
Sue J. Curry, PhD, (introduction by Dawn Wilson, PhD)
Outstanding Contributions to Clinical Health Psychology
Patricia Robinson, PhD (introduction by Jeffrey T. Reiter, Ph.D., ABPP & Anne C. Dobmeyer, Ph.D., ABPP)
Cynthia D. Belar Award for Outstanding Contributions to Education and Training in Health Psychology
Elizabeth A. Klonoff, PhD (introduction by Kim Dixon, Ph.D., ABPP)
Nathan W. Perry Award for Career Service to Health Psychology
Robert M. Kaplan, PhD, (introduction by Dawn Wilson, Ph.D.)
Graduate Student Research Awards
Travel Awards for Outstanding SfHP Poster Presentations



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