American Psychological Foundation

APF honors Pettifor for career achievement

APF will present its 2013 Wilhelm Wundt William James Award to Jean Pettifor, PhD, an adjunct professor at the University of Alberta, Canada, known for her work in global social justice, professional ethics and leadership, at the 2013 European Congress of Psychology in July.

The award is made possible by a gift to APF from former APA CEO Raymond Fowler, PhD, and is presented every two years at the European Congress of Psychology.

Helping families cope with PTSD

APF has awarded George Mason University clinical doctoral student Sarah Campbell the 2013 APF Randy Gerson Memorial Research Grant to study how post-traumatic stress disorder affects military couples when soldiers return from deployment.

The APF Randy Gerson Memorial Grant awards up to $6,000 annually for graduate student projects in family and/or couple dynamics and/or multi-generational processes.

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For more information on APF's grants and scholarships, please contact Parie Kadir, Program Officer, at (202) 336-5984.