Section VIII: Couple and Family Therapy and Psychoanalysis
A Section of the Society for Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytic Psychology: Division 39 of the American Psychological Association
Couples and Family Therapy and Psychoanalysis, a section of APA Division 39, is pleased to offer Scholars Award for two students, postgraduate/early career professionals (ECP), or psychoanalytic candidates who have an interest in the area of couple and families within psychodynamic/psychoanalytic psychology.
The Division 39 Scholars Program is designed to help foster intellectual curiosity and professional development relevant to psychoanalytic approaches to clinical work, theory and research. The aim of this program is to promote learning about psychoanalysis and to facilitate open dialogue and exchange of ideas about the future of psychoanalytic thinking, research and practice in the field of psychology, and the role of psychologists in the future of psychoanalysis.
Award recipients will receive the following benefits:
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
The submission package must include the following information:
How To Apply:
The 2020 Scholars Program is now accepting applications! The deadline for submission is January 1, 2020. Please be sure to complete all required fields on the application and upload your CV.
If you have any questions about the Section VIII Scholars Program, please contact Luis Nobrega, LLM, PsyD (firstname.lastname@example.org).
If you have general questions about the Division 39 Scholars program, you may contact email@example.com.
Past Travel Awardees and Early Career Scholars
Note: Degrees listed were provided at the time the award was granted.
Jorge L. Alcantar-Heredia, M.A. (Psy.D. in progress)
Benjy Gottesman, Psy.D.
Sarah Blair Jenkins
Lisa Heisterkamp Davis, M.A., L.M.H.C.
Sonia Kahn, Psy.D.
Monique Bowen, Ph.D.