American Academy of Clinical Psychology
Recognizing and Promoting Advanced Competence within the Specialty of Clinical Psychology
Russell J. Bent Award for Distinguished Service and Contributions to the American Board of Professional Psychology
2016 E. Thomas Dowd, PhD, ABPP
Dr. Dowd holds ABPP certification in both Behavioral & Cognitive Psychology and Counseling Psychology.
2015 Charme Sturkie Davidson, PhD, ABPP
Dr. Davidson holds ABPP certification in Counseling Psychology.2014 Christine Maguth Nezu, Ph.D., ABPP
Dr. Nezu holds ABPP certification in both Clinical Psychology and Behavioral & Cognitive Psychology
2013 John C. Linton, Ph.D., ABPP
Dr. Linton holds ABPP certification in both Clinical Psychology and Clinical Health Psychology.
2012 James K. Beynser, Ph.D., ABPP
Conferred posthumously; he held ABPP certification in Clinical Psychology.
Distinguished Service and Contributions to the Profession of Psychology2016 Christine A. Courtois, Ph.D., ABPP
Dr. Courtois is ABPP certified in Counseling Psychology2015 Jeffrey E. Barnett, PsyD, ABPP
Dr. Barnett is is ABPP certified in both Clinical Psychology and Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology.2014 John E. Lochman, Ph.D., ABPP
Dr. Lochman is ABPP certified in Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology.
2013 Ronald H. Rozensky, PhD, ABPP
Dr. Rozensky is ABPP certified in both Clinical Psychology & Clinical Health Psychology.
2012 Colonel Hans V. Ritschard, Ph.D., ABPP
Dr. Ritschard holds ABPP certification in Clinical Psychology.
Special Honors and Awards
Past Academy President and Founding Fellow, Dr. Chris Ebbe, Received a Special Award from ABPP at APA's Annual 2012 Meeting in Orlando!
Text of the Award:
CHRISTOPHER EBBE, PhD, ABPP
On behalf of the American Academy of Clinical Psychology, it is my pleasure to present this Academy special recognition award to Dr. Christopher Ebbe.
Dr. Christopher Ebbe became Board Certified in Clinical Psychology in 1984. He became a member of the Western Regional Board for ABPP in 1990, became involved in the revision of the ABPP examination process in Clinical in 1992 and then became the Western Region Examinations Coordinator in 1993.