Fri, Jan 18, 2019

29th International Congress of Applied Psychology -


Start date: 26 Jun 2018
End date: 30 Jun 2018


update April 13 2018

The Canadian Psychological Association is pleased to host the 29th International Congress of Applied Psychology (ICAP2018) in collaboration with MCI Canada. (  ICAP, an event of the International Association of Applied Psychology, is held every four years in different countries across the globe. The theme of the 2018 congress, “Psychology: Connecting Science to Solutions,” aims to highlight the important relationship between research and practice of psychology.

The congress will take place at the Palais des congrès in Montreal from June 26 through June 30, 2018 and boasts an exciting list of speakers. ( This will be the first international psychology conference in Canada since 1996, and we expect to welcome over 4,000 delegates from at least 50 different countries.  ICAP2018 will feature programming delivered in both English and in French. 

The CPA is pleased to provide access to special room rates at various price points at our 13 different official congress hotels. ( You can make your reservation while registering on-line through the official ICAP2018 registration website (


ICAP2018 will feature numerous pre- and in-congress professional development workshops.

In advance of ICAP, the CPA is offering eight half-day and five full-day pre-congress workshops in 2018 ( The workshops will take place Sunday June 24 and Monday June 25, 2018 at the Palais des congrès in Montreal ( Participants are eligible to earn CE credits for each of the courses – these credits are valid for CPD purposes for European psychologists seeking to renew their EuroPsy certificate ( 

The pre-congress workshops will cover topics such as: mindfulness; CBT for generalized anxiety disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder; perfectionism; program evaluation; knowledge mobilization; medical assistance in dying; career counselling; interdisciplinary collaboration in sport psychology; LGBTQ psychology; and the assessment of temperament and mental disorders.

All participants must register in advance (; deadline for early bird registration is April 30, 2018.  Registration for all pre-congress workshops includes refreshments during the morning and/or afternoon breaks, with lunch provided to those who register for full-day workshops. The cost of participating in pre-congress workshops is not included in ICAP registration fees. You do not have to register for ICAP to register for the pre-congress workshops. 

Throughout the course of the Congress, 25 in-congress professional development workshops will also be offered for 1.5 CE credits each. Access to these workshops is included with the congress registration fee and no additional registration is required.  For a complete list of in-congress workshops offered for CE credit, please visit: 


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