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EFPAFormer Wundt/James award winner Dr. Jean Pettifor deceased at age of 93.

9 Nov 2015

Former EFPA/APF Wundt-James Award winner Dr. Jean Pettifor (University of Calgary/Canada) passed away at the age of 93 years on November 8, 2015. Read more

EFPAWorld Bank Puts Psychological Science on World Stage

6 Nov 2015

Psychological science is making a big splash in world of international development. This month the World Bank announced a new initiative intended to bring insights from behavioral science directly to the forefront of international development. Read more

EFPA2015, Oct 22 -Psychosocial interventions with foreign population, Lisbon (Portugal)

20 Oct 2015

• Refugee and asylum seeking children • Refugee Crisis – Preparing to meet the psychosocial needs of refugees and asylum seekers • The experience of psychological support in temporary accommodation to displaced persons from Ukraine • Family gatherings for refugee families in Norway. Read more

EFPAProf. dr. R. Roe appointed as Honorary Emeritus Professor at Leipzig University

1 Oct 2015

In this function he will dedicate himself to the legacy of Wilhelm Wundt, who established the world’s first psychological laboratory in Leipzig in 1875. Read more

EFPARefugees crisis: European Psychologists offering their expertise

22 Sep 2015

We share the responsibility to use our competence in trauma, grief, the consequences of loss of community and difficulty in adaptation to new life conditions, to the best of society in this humanitarian catastrophe. Read more

EFPASep 10, World Suicide Prevention Day - EFPA wants to raise awareness

9 Sep 2015

EFPA, the European Federation of Psychologists’ Associations, joins the efforts in ‘Reaching out and saving lives’ on the occasion of World Suicide Prevention Day Read more

EFPAEFPA deeply shocked by conclusions of Hoffman Report about involvement of APA officials and US psychologists in torture

13 Jul 2015

“Interrogations are a NO-GO zone for psychologists”. Read more

EFPAEFPA General Assembly in Milan elects Telmo Mourinho Baptista as new president

12 Jul 2015

EFPA GA elects new President : Telmo Mourinho Baptista from Portugal Read more

EFPACrash of Germanwings flight 9525: (Aviation) psychologists clarifying what they can contribute to prevent accidents like this.

12 May 2015

The Preliminary Report of the French Accident Investigation authority BEA suggests that the crash of Germanwings flight 9525 was due to deliberate action of the co-pilot, who had suffered from depression. The European Federation of Psychologists’ Associations (EFPA) clarifies what psychologists can contribute to prevent accidents like this. Read more

EFPAWinner of the Comenius Early Career Psychologist Award 2015 - Dr. Pauline Jansen

15 Apr 2015

The Executive Council of EFPA would like to congratulate Dr. Pauline Jansen from the Erasmus University of Rotterdam (Netherlands) to be the winner of the Comenius Early Career Psychologist Award 2015. Read more

EFPAWinner of the Aristotle Prize 2015 Prof. Dr. Jose Maria Peiro

15 Apr 2015

The Executive Council of EFPA would like to congratulate Dr. José Maria Peiró from the University of Valencia (Spain) for being elected to be the winner of the Aristotle Prize 2015. Read more

EFPAWinner of the Wilhelm Wundt-William James Award 2015 - Prof. dr. Anke EHLERS

15 Apr 2015

The Executive Council of EFPA would like to congratulate Prof. dr. Anke EHLERS from the University of Oxford (UK) for being elected to be the winner of the Wilhelm Wundt-William James Award 2015. Read more

EFPAEuropean (Aviation) Psychologists react to crash Germanwings flight 4U 9525

30 Mar 2015

Psychological assessment before entry to flight training and before admission to active service by an airline can help to select pilots. However, it cannot forecast the life events and mental health problems occurring in the life of each individual pilot and the unique way he or she will cope with these. Read more

EFPAEuropean Commission Health Work Force : Improving the recruitment and retention of health professionals

11 Feb 2015

To ensure a sustainable health workforce in the EU crucially depends on attracting people to work in the healthcare services and retaining qualified experienced staff in a highly competitive global labour market. Read more

EFPAPromoting an international perspective in American psychology

8 Jan 2015

Since 2013, the Committee on International Relations in Psychology (CIRP) has renewed its commitment to the APA’s mission to excel as a principal leader and global partner promoting psychological knowledge and methods to facilitate the resolution of personal, societal and global challenges in diverse, multicultural and international contexts; Read more

 

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