Dr. Scrivner’s distinguished career has included criminal justice policy positions at both the federal and local levels. She is a recognized national expert on criminal justice policy, police behavior, and public safety and policing issues. Dr. Scrivner is a Diplomate, American Board of Psychological Specialties-Forensic Specialty, American College of Forensic Examiners, and is past president of APA’s Division 18, Psychologists in Public Service.
Dr. Ellen Scrivner received the 2013 Harold M. Hildreth Distinguished Public Service Award from the American Psychological Association’s (APA) Division 18, Psychologists in Public Service, on August 3 at the APA Annual Convention in Honolulu. The Hildreth Award is the highest and most prestigious award given by the division, and recognizes exceptional career achievements and contributions.