UW-Madison’s Mindi Thompson
has been selected to serve as a founding member of a new American Psychological Association
(APA) Task Force on Developing Guidelines for Psychology Practice with Low-Income and Economically Marginalized Clients.
Thompson is an associate professor with the School of Education’s Department of Counseling Psychology
. She is a national-level expert on social class as a factor in mental health and psychological intervention.
This new task force has been created by the combined effort of the APA's Board for the Advancement of Psychology in Public Interest (BAPPI), and the Committee on Socioeconomic Status (CSES).