WMHA makes a number of awards available each year to recognise excellence in research, practice teaching and education in psychology.
- Lifetime Achievement Award –
This particular award is given to members of WMHA who have made sustained, outstanding, contributions and have had a national impact on the sector to the history of psychology over the course of their careers.
- Scientific Research Excellence Award-
This particular award is given to psychologists who have made exceptional theoretical or empirical advances in psychology resulting in the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses forward.
- Outstanding Mentor Award –
This award recognizes members of WMHA who have demonstrated outstanding mentorship to students and/or to other members and guided a big number of early career psychological scientists.