Networking Psychology in Finland: New Collaboration Between Research and Profession

Authors:
Pekka Niemi, Heikki Hämäläinen
Published Online:
21 Sep 2010
DOI:
10.1080/002075999399837
Pages:
469–472
Volume/Issue No:
Volume 34 Issue 5-6

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A firmly structured collaborative scheme was created in Finland during the 1990s, involving all psychology departments and national scientific as well as professional societies. The experiences have been very rewarding. This article reports the main events, crucial strategies and decisions, and evaluates the reasons for success and the dangers to be avoided in such a project.

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