CALL: seeking volunteer psychologist representatives for UN Geneva team

April 25, 2022

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Psychology at the UN in Geneva

April 25, 2022

The Federation of Swiss Psychologists (FSP), the European Federation of Psychologists’ Associations (EFPA), and the American Psychological Association (APA) are pleased to announce the collaborative development of a presence for the science and profession of Psychology at the United Nations (UN) in Geneva.

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World Health Day 2022

April 6, 2022

On World Health Day 2022, EFPA makes the link between our climate and our health, and looks forward to European Mental Health Week.


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Statement from EFPA concerning the war in Ukraine and action in relation to the EFPA membership of the Russian Psychological Society

March 3, 2022

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EFPA Statement: European Psychology response to current conflict

February 24, 2022

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Vacancy : International assignement for a Clinical Psychologist at the International Committee of the Red Cross

February 18, 2022

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has an international assignment vacancy for a Clinical Psychologist.


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The European Psychologist (EP) special issue on COVID has now been released

January 2022

'Psychology, Global Threats, Social Challenge, and the COVID-19 Pandemic: European Perspectives '


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The European Journal of Psychology Open (EJPO) special issue on COVID has now been released

January 2022

'Perspectives on the Psychological Impact of COVID-19 Across the World' (Part 1 & 2)

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EFPA Season's Greetings!

Dec 24, 2021

And a message from EFPA president Christoph Steinebach.

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COVID19 Survey II - GAMIAN-Europe

Dec 14, 2021

A survey developed by GAMIAN-Europe and the European Psychiatric Association

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November 25: International Day for the Elimination of Gender Violence against Women

Nov 23, 2021


ECPA (European Community Psychologists Association) and EFPA join the UN in celebrating the 25th November as a worldwide International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and propose all EFPA members and affiliated associations to join them.

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World Mental Health Day October 10, 2021

Oct 7, 2021

Joint statement EFPA/RECOVER-E

Mental health care for all: let's make it a reality

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Early bird registration 20th EAWOP Congress (Jan 11-14, 2022)

Sep 27, 2021

Register now at

Book your place before October 29, 2021 and receive up to a 20% discount.

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Psychology and the Environmental Crisis - Special issue EP out now

July 19, 2021

Guest editors: Tony W. Wainwright, Kateriina Salmela-Aro and Margarida Gasper de Matos.

In light of @COP26 the issue is free access until the end of 2021.

See Katarina, Tony and Margarida commenting on the special edition here 


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European Congress of Psychology 2022 : Call for abstracts now open!

July 11, 2021

17th European Congress of Psychology July 5-8, 2022 Ljubljana/Slovenia

The Scientific Programme Committee is pleased to invite colleagues from around the world to submit their abstracts for papers to be presented at the 17th European Congress of Psychology - ECP 2022

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EFPA GA elects Katerina Bartosova (CZ) to Executive Council

June 29, 2021

At the EFPA online General Assembly today, the delegates elected a new member to the Executive Council: Katerina Bartosova from Czech Republic.

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World Health Day: EFPA calls EU to make EU4Health count 4MentalHealth2

April 06, 2020

In coming together to celebrate this year’s World Health Day, EFPA welcomes the European Commission announcement on 26 March that the €5.1bn EU4Health programme is coming into force. EFPA particularly welcomes the focus on improving and fostering health, enhancing accessibility of healthcare, and strengthening healthcare systems.

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MHE is looking for an Advocacy and Policy Officer

Jan 22, 2021

Mental Health Europe (MHE) seeks to expand its dynamic team in Brussels by hiring an Advocacy and Policy Officer. 

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EFPA AWARDS 2021 postponed to European congress of psychology July 2022

Nov 27, 2020

As a result of the postponing of the ECP 2021 to July 2022 the call for nominations for the EFPA awards 2021 has been rescheduled to end of 2021 and the awards will be presented at the European congress in July 2022 in Ljubljana.

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UN Day for the Elimination of Gender Violence against women and girls

Nov 24, 2020

EC, PA (European Association of Community Psychologists) and EFPA Community Psychology standing committee, join the UN in celebrating the 25th of November as a worldwide International Day for the Elimination of Violence against women

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EFPA calls for equal access to education and mental health support for all Europe’s children.

Nov 19, 2020

The 2020’s celebration of World Children’s Day coincides with the unprecedented measures that have been implemented worldwide due to coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, affecting children's and adolescents’ rights to education and (mental) health

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EFPA asks for significant investment in capacity building for psychological services

Oct 8, 2020

Oct 10, 2020 World Mental Health Day: Without a concurrent, increased focus on mental health, the current increase in mental health issues will translate to long term significant mental and physical health issues for individuals and populations.

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Humanity needs psychology and psychologists now more than ever

Aug 17, 2020

Humanity needs psychology and psychologists now more than ever. EFPA, along with around 60 other psychologists’ associations around the globe, collaborated on a statement highlighting the field’s critical contributions and why we need them.

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