Enhancing Mental Health and Well-Being: Promoting Mental Well-Being and Preventing Mental Ill Health at the Workplace
January 23, 2019 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Exploring both the damaging and beneficial aspects of working life on mental health, this international symposium brings together key stakeholders, mental health specialists and policy-makers to raise concerns, share ideas and propose solutions. Delegates will be encouraged to discuss current initiatives, examine innovative approaches to promote mental health at the workplace and consider the relationship between mental well-being and unemployment. It promises to provide topical and thought-provoking debate.
Early bird: December 7th 2018
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iCog5: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Higher Cognitive Function
February 21, 2019 - February 22, 2019
The iCog network aims to promote dialogue and collaboration between disciplines by encouraging postgraduate and early career researchers from cognate fields to share their knowledge and skills. The 5th iCog conference has the theme of higher cognitive function, and we encourage abstracts from all disciplines in cognitive science on topics including (but not limited to) moral, causal, counterfactual and hypothetical reasoning and metacognition.
Deadline for abstract submission for talks and posters: December 7th 2018.
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Train Advanced Trainers
March 2, 2019 - March 9, 2019
Şirince Köyü, Şirince, Şirince Mahallesi, 35920 Selçuk/İzmir, Turkey
EFPSA Train Advanced Trainers aims to professionally develop European youth trainers. The core of the eight day event is the acquirement of advanced knowledge on a specifically selected content theme as well as networking between young, experienced trainers from different non-governmental organisations. The event is a call for a selection of talented trainers who want to take their personal competences and their profession to a higher level – giving an opportunity to exchange experiences and collaborate on designing evidence-based practices.
World Family Therapy Congress
March 28, 2019 - March 30, 2019
The 2019 Congress will celebrate the evolution of family therapy around the world. The Congress will focus on interactional methodologies for working with families and how those changes impact the families with which therapists work. The 2019 Congress, like all IFTA Congresses, will also feature many approaches to a variety of problems and ways of coping with them. The congress aims to help heal hurting couples and families in various cultures.
The International Family Therapy Association was an outgrowth of the East-West Bridging Congress conducted in Prague in 1987. Since that time, IFTA’s goal has been the same: Advancing family therapy worldwide by promoting research, education, and sound practice while promoting international cooperation and the exchange of knowledge and ideas that support the health and well-being of families and persons around the world.
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3rd Student Conference “Stimuluskup”
March 29, 2019 - March 31, 2019
Psychology students’ association “Stimulus” (Belgrade, Serbia) is pleased to invite you to their 3rd Student Conference “Stimuluskup”, that will be taking place at Faculty of Philosophy in Belgrade, Serbia from 29th to 31st of March. The topic of this years’ Conference is “The Future of Knowledge”. You can find more information on the link: http://empirijskaistrazivanja.org/stimuluskup/
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*Deadline for applications: March 1st , 23:59 CET. Apply here!
We want to include more students in scientific conferences and to broaden the interests of students for up-to-date subject matters, as well as new ones that escape the standard fields of psychology they encounter during studies.
About the topic:
The topic of this year’s conference is “The future of knowledge”. This topic highlights every interaction with science, from conducting research to reading about a fascinating phenomenon. How do we learn about the world today? What is science and in which ways are science and knowledge intertwined? And what will science and knowledge look like in the near or distant future?
We invite you to take a step further from an ordinary research and join us in rethinking the future and how we are contributing to it. “Stimuluskup” brings together students and experts from various fields – from historians of art, sociologists to mathematicians and neurologists – in order to explore the future of knowledge together.
If you have interesting empirical results or insights, if you want to organize workshops that promote interdisciplinarity, we invite you to join and participate in “Stimuluskup’’ in 2019.
How can you participate?
• Author’s study
• Research review
• Replication study
• Short lecture
• Or in any other way, you may find appropriate for this topic
We hope to see you at the conference!
World Conference on Personality
April 2, 2019 - April 6, 2019
Hanoi, Hoàn Kiếm, Hanoi, Vietnam
Dear Colleagues and Friends,
It is with great pleasure that we invite you to the third World Conference on Personality, to be held in Hanoi Vietnam, April, 2019. This conference will bring together personality psychologists and psychologists with an interest in personality from the various regions of the world to fully display the different perspectives on personality as pursued in different cultures, to stimulate further cooperation across the cultural borders, and to facilitate the commencement of new research-lines in the field.
Share your ideas on personality, individual difference, and intelligence through discussion, informal encounters, taking position, constructive skepticism, and through plain critique. The conference allows a broad array of topics, such as genetic and cultural views on personality, methods and emotions, personality change and work, evolution and ability, the history and future of personality psychology, health, neuroscience, personality on the internet, etc.
Boele De Raad (President of the World Association for Personality Psychology, WAPP)
Tran Kieu (President of the Vietnam Association of Psychology & Education, VAPE)
More info here!
International Student Congress
April 4, 2019 - April 7, 2019
Split, 21000, Split, Croatia
The main goal of this unique Congress in Croatia and the region organized by all the Student Societies at the University of Split School of Medicine in Split, Croatia is to teach medical, dental medicine and pharmacy students through many workshops, lectures and other activities held by experienced international and domestic professors the most important practical knowledge they will need in their professional life.
Since last time (6th - 8th of April 2018) was a big success with around 500 participants from 8 European countries, 65 lectures and workshops, 71 professors and mentors and one Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine Winner (prof. Erwin Neher), we are organizing it again from the 4th to the 7th of April 2019. Notable lecturers for the following Congress in April 2019 are prof. Sten Grillner (Kavli Prize in 2008), prof. Leland Hartwell via video lecture (Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2001), prof. Dragan Primorac (Global Ambassador of Penn State University), prof. John de Groot (University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center), prof. Miroslav Radman (Faculté de Médecine - Necker, Université Paris V in Paris, France), prof. Fabrizio Benedetti (University of Turin), prof. Zvezdan Pirtošek (University of Ljubljana) and others.
Also, along with the educational program, we are organizing a poster/research session where students can present their research via Power Point presentation or poster. Furthermore, we offer networking events for students, quizzes, guided tours of the city of Split, Student Council/Organization meetings where we form collaborations and much more. This is a great opportunity to enjoy the beautiful city of Split and its stunning surrounding area along with learning and networking with students from many different countries.
The registration fees can be found on the site. It includes all the lectures and workshops that you can attend, congress brochures, networking events and so on.
The applications for workshops for the 2019 Congress will be in an online form through the Congress website and will be open for students from all Medical Schools, Dental Medicine Schools and Pharmacy Schools.
Also, along with medical, dental medicine and pharmacy students, all the lectures will be open for registration via website for nursing, psychology and natural sciences students from Europe and even further.
Here you can find more information about the Congress: www.practicalknowledgeforstudents.com
Here you can find pictures from the Congress in 2018 and info about 2019: https://www.facebook.com/practicalknowledgeforstudents/
Regional Meeting of Psychology Students SPiRi 2019
April 25, 2019 - April 27, 2019
Fee: 15 - 35 € (depending on active/passive participation and need for accommodation)
Psychology students' association Psirius is organizing its fourth consecutive Regional Meeting of Psychology Students, SpiRi, which will be held from 25th to 27th April 2019 at the Department of psychology at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Rijeka. The past three congresses, held in 2013, 2015 and 2017, evoked interest and gathered about 300 active and passive participants, invited lecturers, organizers and volunteers. The congresses united psychology students and psychologists as well as experts and students of related fields from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Kosovo, Macedonia, Slovenia, Serbia and Croatia. The topic of SPiRi 2019 is 'Cyberpsychology and Technological Advancement' which will be explored through student presentations, workshops, invited lectures, public discussions and round tables. Official language is Croatian, but there will be lectures and presentations held in English.
Apply until March 15th here!
May 17, 2019 - May 19, 2019
Self-Determination Theory Conference 2019
May 21, 2019 - May 24, 2019
Egmond aan Zee, 1931 Egmond aan Zee, Netherlands
To submit an abstract please visit the online poster abstract site
Registration will be handled online registration page
The SDT website will be updated regularly https://sdt2019.org
Organization and information
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World Anti-Bullying Forum
June 4, 2019 - June 6, 2019
The aim of this international and multidisciplinary forum is to broaden our understanding of bullying, harassment, discrimination, ostracism and other of forms of degrading treatment and violence among children and youth. The forum will encourage this by sharing knowledge and exploring new perspectives and acknowledging that bullying and other forms of inhumane or degrading treatment have to be understood as a complex interplay between individual, interpersonal and contextual factors.
Early bird: February 28th 2019
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16th European Congress of Psychology
July 2, 2019 - July 5, 2019
Fee: 180 € (early student registration until April 1st 2019)
More information about the event: The organisers apply every effort for ECP2019 to become a memorable platform bridging psychological traditions of East and West for opinions and findings exchange, useful encounters, and genesis of new brilliant ideas and collaborations to create better future for society.
The event is already supported by Ministry of Education and Science of Russian Federation, Moscow Government, Russian Academy of Education, Russian Academy of Sciences, and other prominent organizations.