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Postdoc in Translational Science of Alcohol and HIV at the University of Florida

posted: Jun 23, 2019


  • Multidisciplinary training program focused on alcohol and HIV
  • Behavioral and clinical interventions
  • Data science
  • Neurocognition and brain science

Postdocs will work on NIH-funded grants, participate in seminars and training programs, develop their own research programs and be... read more

APA Trainings/Workshops Offered by Division 50 Members

posted: Jun 23, 2019

Four, unique training opportunities offered by Division 50 members will take place at the Annual APA Convention between August 8-11, 2019 in Chicago, IL.

Please see attached flyer for more details and for registration instructions. Enrollment is now OPEN.

Psychologist Opening in Boston - Applications Close 6/28

posted: Jun 23, 2019

Serve Veterans in the birthplace of Liberty!

VA Boston Healthcare System is recruiting for a Psychologist to serve as Program Manager for the Center for Integrated Residential Care for Addictions (CIRCA).

CIRCA is a 24-bed Mental Health Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program (MH RRTP) located at our Brockton, Massachusetts campus. This position has broad responsibility for daily clinical operations and administrative oversite of the program, which provides comprehensive,... read more

Dr. Arthur Evans, APA CEO, Gives Testimony at the House Committee on Oversight and Reform’s Hearing on “Inadequate Federal Approach to Opioid Treatment and the Need to Expand Care.”

posted: Jun 23, 2019

Dr. Arthur Evans, CEO of the American Psychological Association, testified at the House Committee on Oversight and Reform’s hearing on “Inadequate Federal Approach to Opioid Treatment and the Need to Expand Care.” The hearing was Wednesday, June 19 at 10am EDT. You can watch the recorded hearinig online at You may also read Dr. Evans' attached written statement.

2019 Division-SPTA Election Results

posted: Jun 19, 2019

SoAP Election Results

Thank you to everyone that expressed an interest in running for the two offices open this election cycle. Ultimately, there were three named candidates on the Division 50 ballot, all well qualified. One hundred seventy nine votes were cast or 24% of the Division’s voting membership. Thank you to everyone who cast their vote.

Joel Grube was elected SoAP’s incoming President-Elect and Bruce Liese was elected the new Member-at-Large (Practice... read more

2019 SoAP (Division 50) program for APA

posted: Jun 19, 2019

Dear Society of Addiction Psychology members,

Please see the SoAP program on our website (and attached) for the 2019 APA convention to be held in Chicago August 8-11th. We... read more

Division 50 Student Rep Position

posted: Jun 12, 2019

Dear Graduate Students,

This is the last reminder that the APA Division 50 (The Society of Addiction Psychology) is seeking a motivated individual to fill one of two student representative positions on the Executive Board.

The elected graduate student will serve a two year term beginning in August 2019. Eligible candidates should 1) be currently enrolled in a doctoral program in psychology or related field, 2) have at least two years remaining in their... read more

"Clinical Pearls" Series for Addiction Psychology is on the Division 50 Website

posted: Jun 12, 2019

The Clinical Pearls series for Addiction Psychology has been launched and is now on the Division 50 Society of Addiction Psychology website.

https://... read more

SoAP Clinical Teleconference - Medical Marijuana 6/14/19

posted: Jun 12, 2019

We’re happy to announce our (near) monthly Clinical Teleconference, sponsored by the Society of Addiction Psychology (APA Division 50). This month we are extremely pleased to be providing a program on Medical Cannabis: Current Landscape, Therapeutic Potential, and Risks, hosted by one of the pioneers in this field, Dr. Marcel Bonn-Miller, from the University of Pennsylvania.

Program description and bio:

Research supporting the medical use of... read more

Two Tenure-Track Positions at Rutgers

posted: Jun 6, 2019

The doctoral School Psychology Program in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University is pleased to announce two open tenured/tenure track positions for Fall 2020.  One position is focused on behavioral health/pediatric school psychology.  The specialty of the other position is open, although a focus on diversity issues and reducing opportunity gaps is preferred.  Please see the two attachments which provide some details about these... read more

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