Dr. Robyn S. Mehlenbeck, the Director of the Center for Psychological services, has been named a Fellow of the American Psychological Association (APA), selected by the board of directors and the council of representatives at the association's annual convention. She is one of 80 newly elected fellows, and she will be part of Division 54, Society of Pediatric Psychology. Six of the new fellows are from Division 54.
Fellow status is an honor bestowed upon APA members who have shown evidence of unusual and outstanding contributions or performance in the field of psychology. It requires that a person's work has had a national impact on the field of psychology beyond a local, state or regional level. As part of the Society of Pediatric Society, Dr. Mehlenbeck is dedicated to the society's mission of advocating of the health and psychological well-being of all children. This fellowship will help with this mission.
The APA is the leading scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States, with more than 121,000 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants and students as its members. A full list of the 2020 Fellows can be found on the APA's website.
September 17, 2020