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Arizona Psychologist Dr. Bob Bohanske has been named the 2018 recipient of the Karl F. Heiser APA Presidential Award for Advocacy

Argosy University, Phoenix adjunct faculty member Dr. Bob Bohanske has been named the 2018 recipient of the Karl F. Heiser APA Presidential Award for Advocacy.

The Karl F. Heiser Award honors those psychologists who have given voluntarily of their time to define the discipline of psychology statutorily by state and federal laws and regulations through advocacy. The presentation will be made by the APA president on Saturday, August 11 at the Annual convention of the American Psychological Association in San Francisco.

The Karl F. Heiser Award honors those psychologists who have given voluntarily of their time to define the discipline of psychology statutorily by state and federal laws and regulations through advocacy. Such laws and regulations include, but are not limited to, licensure, freedom of choice, Medicare, Medicaid, Workers Compensation, disability determination, mandatory mental health/substance abuse coverage, civil commitment, hospital practice, prescriptive authority, child protection and elder protection, etc. Advocacy efforts that have stopped the passage of laws inimical to psychology may also be recognized.

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