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EFPAEFPA seeks nominations for 2019 awards

31 Oct 2018

EFPA's Executive Council and the different Award Selection Committees are seeking nominations for the Federation's 2019 awards. Read more

EFPAAPA IRC Division of Psychoanalysis: Call for Application for 2019-2020 Scholars Program

30 Oct 2018

The Division of Psychoanalysis International Relations Committee (IRC) of the American Psychological Association (APA) is pleased to announce its Call for Application for 2019-2020 Scholars Program for internationally based students and early career psychologists (anyone who obtained a terminal degree in mental health after April of 2009). Read more

EFPAEFPA newsmagazine: October 2018 now online

18 Oct 2018

The October 2018 edition of EFPA's news magazine is now available online. Read more

EFPAOctober 10, 2018: World Mental Health Day - Young people and mental health in a changing world

8 Oct 2018

Examples of programmes that aim to support young people having a good start in life and a flourishing adolescence are illustrated by work led by psychologists in Denmark and Portugal. Read more

EFPAGAMIAN-Europe calls for concrete action to empower those affected by mental ill health

27 Sep 2018

Empowering people affected by mental ill health is beneficial to individuals and their carers. It is also crucial for developing more patient centered, efficient and cost-effective health systems. Read more

EFPAInvitation Symposium 'Mental Health in Elite Sport' at European Parliament, Oct 10 2018

24 Sep 2018

In the light of World Mental Health Day (October 10) a meeting on the ‘Mental Health in Elite Sport’ will be held by the Intergroup Sports of the European Parliament. Read more

EFPASeptember 10: World Suicide Prevention Day: Working together to prevent suicide

10 Sep 2018

Psychologists join the efforts in Working Together and Saving Lives. As suicide is globally such an important public-health problem – more than 800,000 people die yearly, this year’s theme is 'Working together to prevent suicide. Read more

EFPAA no-deal Brexit will betray British science

28 Aug 2018

The UK has coordinated more Horizon 2020 projects than any other country to date, and has a hard-earned reputation for effective project leadership. Read more

EFPAPsychologists for Human Rights - the rejection of those suffering distress at sea

26 Jul 2018

Psychologists declare: The rejection of refugees at sea has consequences for those seeking help and for rejecting countries – and is a violation of human rights Read more

EFPAEuropean Parliament voted on Proportionality Test Directive - what about health professions?

11 Jul 2018

Under the final agreement, health professions will be covered by the new Directive although the text recognises the special nature of health professions and gives authorities discretion to ensure that a high level of health protection is respected when regulating such professions. Read more

EFPAPsychology students looking for internship opportunities

5 Jul 2018

EFPSA service 'Study and travel abroad' looking for internship opportunities Read more

EFPASwitzerland: Quality standards for online interventions

11 Jun 2018

For Psychotherapy practioners: Psychologists and psychiatrists providing online interventions must present and apply the following quality standards Read more

EFPAWHO/Europe new report 'Mental Health, human rights and standards of care'

7 Jun 2018

New report reveals need for more humane, personalized approach in European Region’s long-term institutions for adults with intellectual and psychosocial disabilities Read more

EFPAEFPA TF eHealth about Internet- and mobile-based psychological interventions

31 May 2018

Internet- and mobile-based psychological interventions have high potential for improving mental health and should be implemented more widely in routine care. Read more

EFPAWorld Health Day April 7: Universal health coverage: everyone, everywhere

4 Apr 2018

Psychologists say Universal health coverage (UHC) is vital as access to good quality and affordable healthcare is key to people’s health and wellbeing. Read more


EU News sheet

EFPA2020 Aug 17 - Humanity needs psychology and psychologists - Humanity needs psychology and psychologists now more than ever.

EFPAEFPA Protest letter to Turkey about detention of Psychologists - 2016 March EFPA Protest letter to Turkey

EFPAPress release: Interrogations NO GO zone for Psychologists - English translation of Behnke's interview