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View more on course on smoking cessation organised by The European Respiratory Society Greece
Date: Thu Jul. 2, 2015 - View more information
course on smoking cessation organised by The European Respiratory Society

View more on 14th European Congress of PsychologyItaly
Date: Tue Jul. 7, 2015 - View more information
14th European Congress of Psychology

View more on International Conference on Shared ParentingGermany
Date: Wed Jul. 8, 2015 - View more information
International Conference on Shared Parenting

 

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EFPACrash of Germanwings flight 9525: (Aviation) psychologists clarifying what they can contribute to prevent accidents like this.

12 May 2015

The Preliminary Report of the French Accident Investigation authority BEA suggests that the crash of Germanwings flight 9525 was due to deliberate action of the co-pilot, who had suffered from depression. The European Federation of Psychologists’ Associations (EFPA) clarifies what psychologists can contribute to prevent accidents like this. Read more

EFPAWinner of the Comenius Early Career Psychologist Award 2015 - Dr. Pauline Jansen

15 Apr 2015

The Executive Council of EFPA would like to congratulate Dr. Pauline Jansen from the Erasmus University of Rotterdam (Netherlands) to be the winner of the Comenius Early Career Psychologist Award 2015. Read more

EFPAWinner of the Aristotle Prize 2015 Prof. Dr. Jose Maria Peiro

15 Apr 2015

The Executive Council of EFPA would like to congratulate Dr. José Maria Peiró from the University of Valencia (Spain) for being elected to be the winner of the Aristotle Prize 2015. Read more

EFPAWinner of the Wilhelm Wundt-William James Award 2015 - Prof. dr. Anke EHLERS

15 Apr 2015

The Executive Council of EFPA would like to congratulate Prof. dr. Anke EHLERS from the University of Oxford (UK) for being elected to be the winner of the Wilhelm Wundt-William James Award 2015. Read more

EFPAEuropean (Aviation) Psychologists react to crash Germanwings flight 4U 9525

30 Mar 2015

Psychological assessment before entry to flight training and before admission to active service by an airline can help to select pilots. However, it cannot forecast the life events and mental health problems occurring in the life of each individual pilot and the unique way he or she will cope with these. Read more