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EFPABeyond European Year 2012 - Active Ageing and Solidarity between generations

13 May 2013

The aims identified during the European Year will be implemented through the Social Investment Package Read more

EFPAAlso for Psychologists : Looking for work abroad: an EU right

13 May 2013

In general, in order to receive unemployment benefits, you need to stay in the country which pays your benefits, however... Read more

EFPASusan van Scoyoc Practitioner of the Year

17 Apr 2013

Susan Van Scoyoc has won the BPS Professional Practice Board’s Practitioner of the Year Award 2012 for her outstanding commitment to professional practice in court and family work, as a researcher, teacher and supervisor, and to the Society and profession as a whole. Read more

EFPALaunch of the Joint Action on Mental Health and Well-Being, 21 February 2013

15 Mar 2013

The new Joint Action, funded under the EU Health Programme, will be running from 1 February 2013 till January 2016 and coordinated by Universidade Nova de Lisboa – Portugal. Read more

EFPAVacancy for full time academic position in Clinical Psychology at KU Leuven (Belgium)

1 Mar 2013

The Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the KULeuven has a vacancy for a full time academic position in Clinical Psychology, starting from October 1, 2013. Read more

EFPAEuropean Citizens' Initiative hits 1 million signatures

12 Feb 2013

Organisers of the Right2Water initiative have announced that they have collected more than one million signatures: it could be the first European Citizens' Initiative to succeed in collecting the necessary number of statements of support. Read more

EFPAExperts for Horizon 2020 Advisory Groups : call for expressions of interest

12 Feb 2013

The EC is widening its search for experts from all fields to participate in shaping the agenda of Horizon 2020, the European Union's future funding programme for research and innovation. The experts of the advisory groups will provide high quality and timely advice for the preparation of the Horizon 2020 calls for project proposals. Read more

EFPAWinners of 4th EU Health Prize for Journalists announced

30 Jan 2013

The winners of the 4th EU Health Prize for Journalists were announced by Tonio Borg, European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy at an award ceremony in Brussels yesterday evening, January 29, 2013. Read more

EFPAPsychology's response to Sandy Hook School Shooting: APA's next steps

3 Jan 2013

The American Psychological Association APA grappling with question how next mass shooting can be prevented. Read more

EFPAActive ageing: Dec 10, 2012 : Closing ceremony of European Year 2012 looks to the future

10 Dec 2012

Population ageing is seen by many as an issue for concern. However, it also gives rise to new opportunities. Recognising and enhancing the contribution of older people to the economy and to society will help address the challenges of population ageing in terms of sustainability of our welfare systems. Read more

EFPASuicides are about people, not numbers. The MHE and FEANTSA call for EU Action Plan on Homelessness

9 Oct 2012

One of the main characteristics of the current financial crisis is an obsession with number crunching. Read more

EFPAPress release : Psychology can contribute to major health gains

1 Oct 2012

‘Preventive measures can reduce the incidence of depression and anxiety with 25% or more’. ‘Health damage due to alcohol abuse, smoking and overeating can be lowered by changing people’s behaviors and living environments’. Read more

EFPASetting standards - Discussing health inequalities in the context of the European Year of Citizens

30 Aug 2012

A spotlight on mental health and homelessness Hosted by Kinga Göncz MEP. Centred on free movement, the discourse around the European Year of Citizens 2013 fails to acknowledge the deep inequalities still present in EU Member States, such as health inequalities. Read more

EFPAExpert congress Sep 20-21, 2012 : Final program

27 Aug 2012

DG Sanco Director General Mrs. Testori Coggi and WHO Europe Strategic Advisor dr. Arun Nanda confirmed their attendance to EFPA Expert congress in Brussels. Read more

EFPAIUPsyS elects Saths Cooper as president and Tor Levin Hofgaard as vice president during ICP 2012 in Cape Town.

25 Jul 2012

EFPA EC member Tor Levin Hofgaard elected as Vice president of IUPsyS. Read more

 

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