Mary Kennedy, a practicing psychologist at Associates in Health Psychology in Wilmington has won First Place in the 2014 Delaware Press Association Contest that recognizes excellence in communication. The annual competition encourages and rewards excellence in communication and is open to all professional communicators in Delaware. Judged by out-of-state communications professionals to ensure impartiality, the contest provides an opportunity to compete in various print or electronic broadcasting fields. All DPA contest winners are honored at the DPA Annual Meeting and Contest Awards Banquet each spring. First place winners who are members of the National Federation of Press Women (NFPW) may enter the national competition.