The APA india has been established in 2019.This is an endeavour for the development, representation and advancement of different areas of psychology as a science. Many national or international associations are functioning in psychology but the new association in the present scenario is an effort to introduce scientific platform of professionalism in psychology.The aim of the association is to promote, advance and disseminate the interests of scientifically oriented psychological research and application for benefit of an individual and society concern.The APA india will provide the platform for the scholarly exchange research in different areas of psychology and allied.
The vision of APA india is to explore the fields of psychology constructs globally (West & East especially India) with respect to teaching and research. To achieve our vision, we would like to invite all psychology scholars, social scientists and practitioners to join us. We would also invite other non-governmental organizations, professionals and researchers who are contributing through their research and extension work (outreach programs) to enhance the quality of life of individuals and communities.
AIMS & OBJECTIVES:
To popularize the profile of psychology and enhance its standing as a discipline and profession through all sections to represent, promote and advance psychology within the context of improving human well being.
To mobilize the professionals toward mutual cooperation to the social problems from the society.
To organize the regional/national/International Congresses of Psychology on subjects of general or special interest in psychology
To exchange the psychological knowledge through publications and researches
To collaborate with other regional, and national, international, organizations in matters of mutual interest.
It will be an apolitical and Non-Govt. Organization. Any office bearer associating him/herself with any political activity shall automatically incur disqualification and deemed to be removed from that office of responsibility in the organization.
To hold inter/intra college/university academic competitions and get-together to promote interpersonal relationships, exchange of the views and ideas.
To promote and disseminate knowledge in psychology and its applications for the benefit of the individual and society.
To exercise such other functions as the Society may demand from time to time deem feasible and desirable to realize its aims.
Focussed on the long-range and overall holistic balanced personal growth rather than correction of specific behavioural problem.
Join APA india
Life membership: Any person possessing major academic qualification in psychology, having a good character
Student membership: Any one studying or carrying out research in psychology can get the membership
APA Newsletter will be provided free of cost as and when started.
All the Members will get special concession for registration at the APA conferences.
The APA will sponsor the Best Psychologist award annually to encourage/popularized the field among the masses. Any member can apply/nominate/recommend the name of suitable person annually and the decision of the Governing Body will be final in this regard.
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