Psychology professor recognized
is pleased to announce that Lt. Col. Conway Saylor of the psychology department
is the recipient of the STAR Award and the Lee Salk Distinguished Service
Award for her service to children with special needs in Charleston.
On the national level, the Society of Pediatric Psychology will present the Lee Salk Distinguished Service Award to Saylor in recognition of her contributions in the field of pediatric and clinical child psychology. The award will be presented formally at the American Psychological Association’s Annual Convention in Hawaii in the summer of 2004 where she will give an address.
Saylor completed her undergraduate studies at Colorado College, earning her bachelor of arts degree in psychology. She received her doctorate in clinical psychology at Virginia Tech and joined The Citadel Psychology Department in 1993.
During the recent 2003 American Psychological Association national meeting, Saylor and fellow professors Lt. Col. Julie Lipovsky, Capt. Virginia DeRoma, and Col. Al Finch were among 45 psychologists from across the country who received board certifications in clinical child and adolescent psychology from the American Board of Professional Psychology.