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The American Psychological Association (APA) awarded Daniel Kivlahan, PhD, the 2017 Harold M. Hildreth Distinguished Public Service Award. This lifetime career award recognizes advocacy for underserved populations, leadership in the delivery or administration of psychological services, outstanding mentorship, excellence as a researcher, and national expertise. The recognition is the highest that Division 18, Psychologists in Public Service, awards. Dr. Kivlahan has dedicated a lifetime to the direct delivery and administration of psychological services to individuals with substance use disorders.

The APA also awarded Greg Reger, PhD, the 2017 Peter J.N. Linnerooth National Service Award. This award recognizes outstanding contributions in the areas of suicide prevention, post-traumatic stress disorder, or burnout related to working with active duty military, veterans, and military families. Dr. Reger’s work speaks to his commitment to improving the lives of those who serve or have served in the military as well as their families.