Division 17 and APF Support Counseling Psychology Programs

Division 17 and the American Psychological Foundation support the science and practice of counseling psychology through grants for innovative programs and models. Following is a list of the recipients of these awards.

RECIPIENTS OF A DIVISION 17 AND APF SUPPORT COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY PROGRAMS GRANT

2007
  • Ruth Chao, PhD – “The development and evaluation of the Multicultural Sensitive Mental Health Checklist”
  • Saba Rasheed Ali, PhD – “Future in Iowa, a career intervention program for 300 ninth-grade students who attend rural high schools”
  • Clara E. Hill, PhD, and Charles J. Gelso, PhD – “The Maryland Psychotherapy Research Center”
  • Jo Ida Hansen, PhD, and Amy L. Conlon, PhD –  “A partnership between the University of Minnesota’s Vocational Assessment Clinic and the Neighborhood Involvement Program”
2008
  • Asma Jana-Masri – “Gender Role Conflict and Attitudes about Seeking Professional Help in an Egyptian Sample”
  • Ryan D. Duffy, PhD – “Development of the Work Volition Scale”
  • Frederick T.L. Leong, PhD –  “Creating a Model Curriculum for Internationalizing Counseling Psychology”
2009
  • Meifen Wei, PhD – “Coping with Discrimination among Asian American Community Adults”
2010
  • Karen O’Brien, PhD – “Work-Family Enrichment and Work-Family Conflict: an International Investigation of Employed Mothers in Israel, South Korea, and the United States”
  • Edward Delgado-Romero, PhD –  “The Impact of Multicultural Competence on Working Alliance and Therapeutic Outcome”
  • Hung-Bin Sheu, PhD –  “The Pathways to Well-Being of College Students: A Cross-Cultural Investigation”
  • Michael B. Madson, PhD –  “A Psychosocial Intervention for College Student Drinkers”
2011
  • Frederick Lopez, PhD – “Preliminary Development and Validation of a Measure of Late Adult Attachment Security”
  • Steven Danish, PhD – “Movement to Contact”
  • Emily Bullock-Yowell, PhD – “Outcomes of a Group Career Counseling Intervention: A Cognitive Information Processing Manualized Approach”
2012
  • Jeffrey Hayes, PhD, Pennsylvania State University
  • Ji-yeon Lee, PhD, University of Texas at Tyler
  • Nathaniel Wade, PhD, Iowa State University
2013
  • Ji-yeon Lee, University of Texas at Tyler
  • Debbiesiu Lee, University of Miami
2014
  • Geoff Bathje, PhD, the Adler School of Professional Psychology
  • Gulsah Kemer, PhD, and Ashley K. Randall, PhD, Arizona State University
  • Matthew Miller, PhD, University of Maryland
2015
  • Jesse Owen, PhD: $1,500 for Examination of Psychotherapist Relational Bond Quality in the Prediction of Mental Health Disparities in Treatment Outcomes.
  • Gargi Roysircar Sodowsky, PhD: $3,000 for Developing a System for Providing Resilience-Based Trauma Assessment to Palestinian Children.
  • Jennifer Callahan, PhD: $1,500 for Assessment of Competencies among Doctoral Students in Psychology.
  • Femina P. Varghese, PhD: $1,000 for Vocational Intervention for Juvenile Offenders: Synthesis of Interdisciplinary Research.
2016
  • Stephanie Hoover, PhD, Western Oregon University
  • Elliot A. Tebbe, PhD, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Joel Wong, PhD, Indiana University
2017
  • Ellen Vaughan, PhD, Indiana University
  • Jioni Lewis, PhD, University of Tennessee
  • Laura Marks, PhD, University of Memphis
2018
  • Kelsey Autin, University of Florida
  • Martinque Jones, PhD, Columbia University
  • Brian TaeHyuk Keum, University of Maryland