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EFPAWilhelm Wundt-William James award 2017 winner: Prof. Susan FISKE, Princeton University USA

5 Apr 2017

The Executive Council of EFPA (European Federation of Psychologists Associations) would like to congratulate Prof. Fiske for being elected to be the winner of the Wilhelm Wundt-William James Award 2017. Read more

EFPAUN rights expert urges shift away from drugs in addressing depression

5 Apr 2017

Press release : Treatment for people suffering from depression must shift from heavy reliance on drugs and medicalised interventions to addressing power imbalances and inequalities that often underlie the condition, a United Nations human rights expert says. Read more

EFPARobert Roe Award 2017 winner: Dr. Dave Bartram, UK - EFPA Board of Assessment

5 Apr 2017

Dr. Dave Bartram will be the first winner of the award initiated in 2016 by EFPA, EAWOP, the Department of Organization Studies of Maastricht University, and the Research Institute IDOCAL of University of Valencia. Read more

EFPAApril 7: World Health Day: Depression: talking to psychologists can help!

2 Apr 2017

This year’s World Health Day is dedicated to the fight against depression, a disorder present in more 350 million people worldwide according to WHO data. EFPA recognizes the need to intervene as early as possible in the developmental process of depression. Read more

EFPACall for APA-IUPsyS Global Mental Health Fellowship (GMHF)

30 Mar 2017

The APA-IUPsyS Global Mental Health Fellowship (GMHF) provides a unique opportunity for a psychologist to contribute to the work of World Health Organization (WHO), in the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse for a period of one year. Read more

EFPAComenius Early Career award 2017 winner: Dr. David Daniel Ebert, Germany

29 Mar 2017

The Executive Council of EFPA would like to congratulate Dr. Ebert from the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany for being elected to be the next EFPA Comenius Early Career award 2017 winner. Read more

EFPAAristotle Prize 2017 winner: CON AMORE - Center on Autobiographical Memory Research

27 Mar 2017

CON AMORE based in Denmark is a center of excellence that congregates a group of researchers headed by Professor Dorthe Berntsen. Read more

EFPAMarch 20, 2017: International Day of Happiness

20 Mar 2017

What is the International Day of Happiness? It’s a day to be happy, of course! Since 2013, the United Nations has celebrated the International Day of Happiness as a way to recognise the importance of happiness in the lives of people around the world. Read more

EFPAFeedback from Human Rights Expert Meeting Venice Oct 2016

2 Mar 2017

Human rights awareness is on the radar of most psychologists. However, there is still a lot of room for improvement. Read more

EFPAProtecting children from violence: next steps for effective strategies - final report

21 Feb 2017

The report on last November's Wilton Park Conference co-organised by the Council of Europe on "protecting children from violence: next steps for effective strategies" is ready now. With sincere thanks to Rapporteur and EFPA EC member Eleni Karayianni for an excellent and comprehensive read! Read more

EFPAMental Health is everyone's concern: EFPA signs joint statement calling for more action

13 Feb 2017

Mental health is everyone’s concern. It is central to all our lives and impacts our well-being, our work, our societies, our families and our economies. 17 undersigned European organisations are concerned by the mental health of millions of Europeans. Read more

EFPAEADP Congress Utrecht/NL: call for submission: deadline Feb 13, 2017

8 Feb 2017

European Association for Developmental Psychology (EADP) organises 18th European Conference on Developmental Psychology in Utrecht/NL from August 29 - Sep 1, 2017 Read more

EFPAEuropean Semester of Psychology 1/2017 organised by our Swiss colleagues.

3 Feb 2017

More information on the events during the ES in Switzerland: Read more

EFPAECP 2017 July 11-14, Amsterdam: more than 2000 abstracts submitted!

3 Feb 2017

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EFPADeadline for abstract submission ECP 2017 Amsterdam approaching!

18 Jan 2017

The deadline for submitting your abstracts for the EFPA congress ECP 2017 in Amsterdam is January 30, 2017. 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