The 2015 Convention Program will be August 6-9, 2015 in Toronto

Read About the APA Center for Psychology and Health -

Among its accomplishments over the past year, the center has created partnerships with other health groups, advocated for fair reimbursement for psychological services and has produced briefing sheets on psychology's role in addressing many health concerns.

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Featured Content for Health Psychologists

Health Psych Connections!
Division 38's Professional Networking Program

Do you need professional advice or assistance? Are you looking for a colleague with similar or complementary interests? Health Psych Connections, the networking program for Division 38, can help you find a match or mentor.

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APA Division 38 Tribute Fund

APA Division 38 (Health Psychology) established the Tribute Fund as a mechanism for individuals to make a contribution in memory of a Division 38 member or in honor of an individual health psychologist or health psychology training program (e.g., graduate program, internship, etc.).

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President, Kim Dixon, Ph.D., MBA, BSN.

A Message from the Division 38 President

Welcome to the Division 38 website, the home of Health Psychology. Given that you've landed on this page, it is likely that you have at least a passing interest in health psychology. We invite you to take a look around and see what you think. Regardless of whether you are a student, a clinician, or an established researcher, there is something here for you.

As I start my term as President of the Division, I am keenly aware that the evolution of the American healthcare system has important implications for psychology in general and Health Psychology specifically. We know that the process for healthcare delivery will change; what we don't know is how and to what degree we, as psychologists, will be affected.

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