August 9, 2016 SHARE! honored by American Psychological Association
At the American Psychological Association (APA) convention SHARE! was honored with the Distinguished Contributions to Practice in Community Psychology Award. Ruth Hollman, the Executive Director of SHARE! the Self-Help And Recovery Exchange, received the Award on August 6, 2016 in Denver, Colo.
SHARE! Award (Press Release)]
Prof. Medvene introduces Ruth]
Ruth’s acceptance speech]
Previous recipients of the Award]
Ruth Hollman spoke as she received the award
Professor Louis Medvene of Wichita State University introduced Ruth.
Ruth thanked her family, Rebecca, Robert and Lew for their support.
Ruth gave special thanks to her husband of 22 years, Lew Hollman.
SCRA members and Ruth Hollman (l-r)Professors Yolanda Suarez-Balcazar and Fabricio Balcazar, University of Illinois at Chicago; Louis Medvene, Wichita State and his wife Mal; President-elect Susan McMahon, DePaul University; Honoree Ruth Hollman; President Jon Moritsugu, Pacific Lutheran University
SCRA President Jon Moritsugu of Pacific Lutheran University presented the award.
Discussions with audience members ensued after Ruth’s talk.
SCRA members gathered for the awards ceremony
SCRA members mingled after the awards.