The AACAP Catchers in the Rye Humanitarian Award was established in 1990 to honor those who have made significant contributions to society through support of child and adolescent psychiatry.
2014 - Gordon and Sharon Smith
2013 – Klingenstein Third Generation Foundation Family
2012 - Garen and Shari Staglin
2011 - Nancy Anthony
2010 - Eric Kandel, M.D.
2009 - Nancy Harris
2008 - Catherine DeAngelis, M.D., M.P.H.
2007 - T. Berry Brazelton, M.D. and Robert Coles, M.D.
2006 - Sir Nicholas Winton
2005 - Susan and Bernard (posthumously) Mendik
2004 - Hillary Rodham Clinton
2003 - U.S. Rep. Patrick J. Kennedy (D-RI)
2002 - Brook Garber Neidich
2001 - David Satcher, M.D., Ph.D.
2000 - Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan
1999 - Senator Paul Wellstone
1998 - Jack Davis, Ph.D.
1997 - Albert Abramson
1996 - Irving B. Harris
1995 - Beatrice Cummings Mayer
1994 - Gail and Jay Furman
1992 - Irving and Helen Schneider