News from the Union
APA-IUPsyS Global Mental Health Fellowship – Call for Applications
Publish Date: 28 Feb, 2022
The APA-IUPsyS Global Mental Health Fellowship is a unique opportunity for a psychologist to contribute to the work of the WHO in the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse. The fellow will focus on one or more issues related to the WHO Mental Health Action Plan. The 12-month fellowship includes a stipend and could...Read More
IUPsyS Call for Applications for an Executive Officer and Digital Communications Officer
Publish Date: 24 Dec, 2021
As Psychology’s Global Voice, the 132-year old International Union of Psychological Science (IUPsyS), is a Non-Governmental, Not for Profit organisation that comprises over 90 National Country Member organisations, seven Regional Members, and 19 international and regional Affiliates, representing a network of over two million...Read More
2022 Call for Nominations for Secretary-General and EC Members
Publish Date: 14 Oct, 2021
The International Union of Psychological Science (IUPsyS) hereby issues a call for nominations from National Members holding voting rights in the Assembly for the positions of Secretary-General and three Executive Committee (EC) Members. Full details may be accessed here.Read More
2021 World Mental Health Day
Publish Date: 13 Oct, 2021
IUPsyS supports World Mental Health Day which is observed annually on 10 October. WHO notes that 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”. This years’ theme of Mental Health in an Unequal World...Read More
IJP Special Issue Call for Papers – Human Rights
Publish Date: 30 Sep, 2021
The United Nations Declaration of Human Rights was published in 1948, 3 years after the end of a war that brought the world to the brink of destruction. This Special Issue aims to showcase recent theoretical, methodological, empirical and practical advances in the psychology of human rights. Specifically, we are looking for...Read More
IUPSYS Global Awards
Publish Date: 24 Sep, 2021
IUPsyS Lifetime Career Award; IUPsyS Advancement in Psychological Science Prize; Archbishop Desmond Tutu Achievement Against the Odds Award; IUPsyS Young Investigator Awards These prestigious global awards will be made at ICP2020+ 18-22 July 2021. Visit https://www.icp2020.com for details of these eminent psychologists’...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...