News from the Union
IUPsyS Strongly Supports Calls from the Scientific Community for Decisive Action from COP27
Publish Date: 4 Nov, 2022
As the Global Voice of Psychology, IUPsyS strongly supports calls from the scientific community for decisive action from COP27 https://council.science/current/blog/the-scientific-community-can-support-decisive-action-cop27/, including on the international community to provide support to address health (including mental...Read More
IUPsyS Call for Book Series Editor
Publish Date: 24 Oct, 2022
The International Union of Psychological Science (IUPsyS) is pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for a senior psychologist with an extensive record of scholarship and international experience to contribute to the further development of the discipline on a global scale in a new position of Books Series Editor. This new...Read More
World Mental Health Day 2022 – Make Mental Health & Well-being for all a Global Priority
Publish Date: 10 Oct, 2022
IUPsyS supports World Mental Health Day. According to the WHO, “the overall objective of World Mental Health Day is to raise awareness of mental health issues around the world and to mobilize efforts in support of mental health. The Day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about...Read More
2022 World Suicide Prevention Day
Publish Date: 10 Sep, 2022
IUPsyS acknowledges World Suicide Prevention Day. This day was established in 2003 by the International Association for Suicide Prevention in conjunction with the World Health Organization. Annually, September 10, focuses attention on suicide, aiming to raise awareness and reduce stigma, and ultimately provide a message that...Read More
IUPsyS Past Presidents Pay Tribute to Kurt Pawlik
Publish Date: 7 Sep, 2022
IUPsyS - Psychology’s Global Voice - is honoured to count Professor Kurt Pawlik amongst its distinguished leaders, having served IUPsyS in many capacities, including as President (1992-1996) and Secretary-General (1984-1992). His long service in the IUPsyS Executive Committee began at the critical 22 July 1976 Paris...Read More
Solidarity and Support to the People in Pakistan
Publish Date: 1 Sep, 2022
The International Union of Psychological Science would like to extend a message of solidarity and support to the people and communities in Pakistan affected by the devastating impact of monsoon rains that have caused catastrophic floods in Pakistan, leaving millions homeless, destroying property and infrastructures, and leaving...Read More
News from National Members and Other Bodies
50th anniversary Psychological Association of the Philippines
20 Aug, 2013
A semi-centennial is an event to celebrate indeed! From modest beginnings when the first leadership of PAP was elected on January 1, 1963 the progressive vision and future trajectory of psychology in the Philippines was indelibly set. Of the 26 distinguished PAP Presidents, most have left their mark not only on...
IUPsyS – sponsored book published
20 Aug, 2013
The Developmental Science of Adolescence: History Through Autobiography is the most authoritative account of the leading developmental scientists from around the world. Written by the scholars who shaped the history they are recounting, each chapter is an engaging and personal account of the past, present, and future...
The 2013 Eastern Africa Regional Conference of Psychology
9 Jul, 2013
The Scientific and Local Organizing Committees were delighted to arrange the first Eastern Africa Regional Conference of Psychology in Uganda. The first Eastern Africa Regional Conference of Psychology brought together academic, professional, non-practicing, and student psychologists within the Eastern African Region and the...
Launch of Caribbean Alliance of National Psychological Associations
4 Jul, 2013
We are honored to announce that the Caribbean Alliance of National Psychological Associations (CANPA) was launched Wednesday, June 5th, 2013. This event was hosted by the Grenadian Psychological Association (GPA), on behalf of the Caribbean Organisation of Psychology Steering Committee (COPSC), on the True Blue Campus...
A Tribute to Prof Charles Spielberger
14 Jun, 2013
A Tribute to Charles D. Dr. Spielberger, Ph.D., ABPP For 14 Years of Service to the Society of Clinical Psychology The Society of Clinical Psychology is distinctly pleased to honor Charlie Dr. Spielberger, Ph.D., ABPP for his long, dedicated, and extraordinary service to the division. Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Dr. Spielberg...