Last Updated: 2008, April 11

Scholarly Societies Project


This is one of a set of subject pages in the Scholarly Societies Project, which facilitates access to websites of scholarly societies across the world. A set of guidelines is used in determining whether to include resources.

Links to websites of scholarly societies in Psychology are given below. The URL-Stability Index for this collection of Psychology sites is 178.5/191 = 93.5%. The URL-stability index for each site below is given graphically in the left-hand column as the URL-stability rank for that site.

See also: the Neurosciences & Psychiatry category.

URL Stability Rank
Society Name
four stars Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques = Academy of Ethics and Political Science [In French. The Academy is devoted to the social sciences. Their website mentions, in addition to the subjects appearing in its name, geography, sociology and psychology. As well, it evidently covers economics, history and law.] ASMP
four stars Academy for Eating Disorders AED
four stars Acoustical Society of America ASA
four stars 한국음향학회 = Acoustical Society of Korea [In Korean.] ASK
four stars American Academy of Forensic Sciences AAFS
four stars American Academy of Pain Management AAPM
four stars American Academy of Pain Medicine AAPM
four stars American Association for Artificial Intelligence AAAI
four stars American Association of Brief & Strategic Therapists AABST
four stars American Association on Mental Retardation AAMR
four stars American College of Neuropsychopharmacology ["...the field of neuropsychopharmacology, which involves the evaluation of the effects of natural and synthetic compounds upon the brain, mind, and human behavior."] ACNP
four stars American Dance Therapy Association ["Dance/Movement therapy is the psychotherapeutic use of movement as a process which furthers the emotional, cognitive, social and physical integration of the individual."] ADTA
four stars American Group Psychotherapy Association AGPA
four stars American Pain Society APS
four stars American Psychoanalytic Association APsaA
four stars American Psychological Association APA
four stars American Psychological Society APS
four stars American Sleep Disorders Association ASDA
four stars American Society for Psychical Research ASPR
four stars American Society of Addiction Medicine ASAM
four stars American Society on Aging ASG
four stars American Speech-Language-Hearing Association ASHA
four stars Animal Behavior Society = Animal Behaviour Society ABS
four stars Asociación de Psicología de Puerto Rico = Asociación de Psicólogos de Puerto Rico = Association of Psychologists of Puerto Rico [In Spanish.] APPR
four stars Asociación Española para la Inteligencia Artificial = Spanish Association for Artificial Intelligence [In Spanish.] AEPIA
four stars Asociación Panameña de Psicólogos = Asociación Panameña de Psicólog@s = Panamanian Association of Psychologists [In Spanish.] APP
four stars Asociaţia Psihologilor din România = Asociatia Psihologilor din Romania = Romanian Psychologists Association [In Romanian.] APR
four stars Associação Brasileira de Psicanálise = Brazilian Psychoanalysis Association [In Portuguese and English.] ABP
four stars Associação Brasileira de Psicoterapia e Medicina Comportamental = Brazilian Association of Psychology and Behavioural Medicine [In Portuguese.] ABPMC
four stars Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback AAPB
four stars Association for Humanistic Psychology ["...committed to exploring and furthering the evolution of the human spirit." "...focused on spirituality, environmentalism, community activism, health, psychology, or relationships..."] AHP
four stars Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse AMERSA
four stars Association for Pre- & Perinatal Psychology and Health = Association for Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health = Association of Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health APPPAH
four stars Association for Psychological Type ["Utilizing Instruments such as the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)."] APT
one star
broken once
Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness ASSC
four stars Association for the Study of Dreams ASD
four stars Association Française pour l'Intelligence Artificielle= French Association for Artificial Intelligence [In French.] AFIA
four stars Association Francophone d'Interaction Homme-Machine = Francophone Association for Man-Machine Interaction [In French.] AFIHM
four stars Association of Traumatic Stress Specialists ATSS
four stars Associazione Italiana per l'Intelligenza Artificiale = Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence [In English and Italian.] AI*IA = AIXIA = IAAI
four stars Australian College of Clinical Psychologists ACCP
four stars Australian Psychological Society APS
four stars Behavior Genetics Association BGA
four stars Behavioral Toxicology Society [Concerns scientific research into the effects of toxic agents on behavior and the nervous system.] BTS
four stars Berufsverband Deutscher Psychologinnen und Psychologen = Association of German Professional Psychologists [In German.] BDP
four stars Berufsverband Österreichischer Psychologinnen und Psychologen = Professional Association of Austrian Psychologists [In German.] BÖP
four stars British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies BABCP
four stars British Human-Computer Interaction Group ["The British Human-Computer Interaction Group was set up as a specialist group of the British Computer Society in 1984...."] BHCIG
four stars British Psychological Society BPS
four stars Brunswik Society ["The Brunswik Society is an informal association of researchers who are interested in understanding and improving human judgment and decision making. Members of the Society share an appreciation of the work of the psychologist Egon Brunswik,..."]  
four stars Canadian Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists = Association canadienne des orthophonistes et audiologistes CASLPA = ACOA
four stars Canadian Psychological Association = Société canadienne de psychologie CPA = SCP
four stars Canadian Sleep Society = Société Canadienne du Sommeil [In English.] CSS = SCS
four stars Canadian Society for Computational Studies of Intelligence = Société Canadienne pour l'Étude de l'Intelligence par Ordinateur CSCSI = SCÉIO
four stars Cognitive Neuroscience Society CNS
four stars Cognitive Science Society CSS
four stars Cognitive Technology Society [Concerns the impact on human cognition of developments in information technology.] CTS
four stars Colegio de Psicólogos de Chile = College of Psychologists of Chile [In Spanish.] CPC
four stars Colegio Oficial de Psicólogos = Spanish Psychological Association [In Spanish.] COP
four stars College on Problems of Drug Dependence CPDD
four stars Comité Permanent de Liaison des Orthophonistes/Logopèdes de l'Union Européenne = Standing Liaison Committee of E.U. Speech and Language Therapists and Logopedists [In French and English.] CPLOL
four stars Committee for the Scientific Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal CSICOP
four stars Dansk Psykolog Forening = Danish Psychological Association [In Danish.] DP
four stars Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie = German Psychological Society [In English and German.] DGPs
four stars Deutsche Gesellschaft für Sozialwissenschaftliche Sexualforschung = German Society for Social Scientific Sex Research [In German with some English.] DGSS
four stars Дружество на Психолозите в България = Družestvo na Psiholozite v Bʹʹlgariâ = Bulgarian Psychological Society [In Bulgarian.] ДПБ
four stars Eastern Psychological Association ["Eastern" = "Eastern U.S.A."] EPA
four stars رابطة الأخصائيين النفسيين المصرية = Egyptian Psychologists' Association [In Arabic.] RANM = EPA
four stars Ergonomics Society ES
four stars European Academy of Occupational Health Psychology EA-OHP
four stars European Association for Aviation Psychology EAAP
four stars European Association of Personality Psychology EAPP
four stars European Association of Psychological Assessment EAPA
four stars European Behavioural Pharmacology Society [In English.] EBPS
four stars European Brain and Behaviour Society [In English.] EBBS
four stars European Coordinating Committee for Artificial Intelligence ECCAI
four stars European Health Psychology Society EHPS
four stars European Sleep Research Society [In English.] ESRS
four stars European Society for Cognitive Psychology [In English.] ESCOP
four stars European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies ESTSS
four stars Federation of Behavioral, Psychological and Cognitive Sciences FBPCS
four stars Gerontological Society of America GSA
four stars Himpunan Psikologi Indonesia = Indonesian Psychological Association [In Indonesian and English.] Himpsi
four stars Hrvatsko Psihološko Društvo = Croatian Psychological Society [In Serbo-Croatian.] HPD
four stars Human Behavior and Evolution Society HBES
four stars Human Factors and Ergonomics Society HFES
four stars Indian Society for Applied Behavioural Science [In English.] ISABS
four stars Inter-Society Color Council ISCC
one star
broken once
International Artificial Intelligence in Education Society AIED
four stars International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology IACCP
four stars International Association for the Study of Pain IASP
four stars International Association of Applied Psychology = Association internationale de psychologie appliquée IAAP = AIPA
four stars International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care IAPAC
four stars International Behavioural and Neural Genetics Society IBANGS
four stars International Commission on Biological Effects of Noise ICBEN
four stars International Communication Association ["...focused on human communication...." Founded 1950.] ICA
four stars International Ergonomics Association IEA
four stars International Listening Association [" promote the study, development, and teaching of effective listening in all settings."] ILA
four stars International Neural Network Society INNS
four stars International Psychogeriatric Association IPA
four stars International Reading Association IRA
one star
broken once
International Social Science Council = Conseil International des Sciences Sociales = Consejo Internacional de Ciencias Sociales = Internationaler Rat für Sozialwissenschaften [In English. A site maintained for the ISSC by UNESCO.] ISSC = CISS
four stars International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication ["The Mission of ISAAC is to improve communication and the quality of life for people with severe communication impairments."] ISAAC
four stars International Society for Cultural and Activity Research ISCAR
one star
broken once broken once
International Society for Ecological Psychology ["The International Society for Ecological Psychology is a scholarly organization for researchers and practitioners in the natural, social, and applied sciences, the humanities, the fine arts, and many subdisciplines of psychology. It is founded on the premise that the principles of psychology are not autonomous, but will be developed best as part of the natural world. Material conditions are looked to as source and support for human and animal achievements rather than as prisons of the soul."] ISEP
one star
broken once broken once
International Society for Human Ethology ISHE
four stars International Society for Neuroethology ISN
four stars International Society for Psychophysics ISP
four stars International Society for the Psychoanalytic Study of Organizations ISPSO
four stars International Society for the Study of Dissociation ["...research in, diagnosis of, and treatment of dissociative disorders [for example, multiple personality disorder]..."] ISSD
four stars International Society for the Study of Individual Differences ISSID
four stars International Society for the Study of Personality Disorders [In English, French and Spanish.] ISSPD
four stars International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies ISTSS
three stars International Society of Political Psychology ISPP
four stars International Society of Psychoneuroendocrinology ISPNE
four stars International Society of the Learning Sciences ISLS
four stars International Society on Infant Studies ISIS
four stars International Speech Communication Association ["...covering all the aspects of Speech Communication (Acoustics, Phonetics, Phonology, Linguistics, Natural Language Processing, Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Science, Signal Processing, Pattern Recognition, etc.)."] ISCA
four stars International Transactional Analysis Association ITAA
four stars International Union of Psychological Science = Union Internationale de Psychologie Scientifique [Mostly in English; some French.] IUPsyS
four stars החברה הפסיכואנלטית בישראל = Israel Psychoanalytic Society = Israeli Psychoanalytic Society [In Hebrew and English.]  
four stars הסתדרות הפסיכולוגים בישראל = Israel Psychological Association [In Hebrew.]  
four stars Jean Piaget Society: Society for the Study of Knowledge and Development JPS
four stars 한국심리학회 = Korean Psychological Association [In Korean.]  
four stars Law and Society Association ["Members bring training in law, sociology, political science, psychology, anthropology, economics, and history as well as in other related areas."] LSA
four stars Magyar Pszichológiai Társaság = Hungarian Psychological Association [In Hungarian.] MPT
four stars National Association for Developmental Education NADE
four stars National Council for the Social Studies NCSS
four stars Nederlands Instituut van Psychologen = Dutch Institute of Psychologists [In Dutch. The professional association of psychologists in the Netherlands.] NIP
four stars Nederlandse Vereniging voor Neuropsychologie = Netherlands Society for Neuropsychology [In Dutch.] NVN
four stars New Zealand Psychological Society NZPsS
four stars 日本神経回路学会 = Nihon Shinkeikairo Gakkai = Japanese Neural Network Society [In Japanese and English.] JNNS
four stars Norsk Nevropsykologisk Forening = Norwegian Neuropsychological Association [In Norwegian and English.] NNF
four stars Norsk Psykologforening = Norwegian Psychological Association [In Norwegian.] NPF
four stars North American Association for the Study of Obesity NAASO
four stars Österreichische Gesellschaft für Artificial Intelligence = Austrian Society for Artificial Intelligence [In German.] ÖGAI
four stars Πανελληνιος Ψυχολογικος Συλλογος = Panellenios Psychologikos Syllogos = Panhellenic Psychological Association [In Greek.] PPsS = PPsA
four stars Parapsychological Association PA
four stars Psychological Society of Ireland = Cumann Siceolaithe Eireann [In English.] PSI
four stars Psychological Society of South Africa [In English.] PsySSA
four stars Psychometric Society PS
four stars Psychonomic Society ["scientific research in psychology and allied sciences."] PS
four stars Российская Ассоциация Искусственного Интеллекта = Rossijskaâ Associaciâ Iskusstvennogo Intellekta = Russian Association of Artificial Intelligence [In Russian.] РАИИ
four stars Safety Institute of Australia SIA
four stars Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Psychologie = Société Suisse de Psychologie = Swiss Psychological Society [In English, German and French.] SGP = SSP
four stars Selskabet Danske Neuropsykologer = Danish Neuropsychological Society [In Danish and English.] SDN
four stars Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States SIECUS
one star
broken once
Slovenian Artificial Intelligence Society [In English and Slovenian.] SLAIS
one star Social Science Computing Association SSCA
four stars Sociedad Argentina de Gerontología y Geriatría = Argentine Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics [In Spanish.] SAGG
four stars Sociedad de Hipnoterapia Clínica = Clinical Hypnotherapy Society [In Spanish. A professional body covering Spanish-speaking areas of the world.] SHC
four stars Sociedad Mexicana de Psicología = Mexican Psychological Society [In Spanish.] SMP
four stars Sociedade Brasileira de Psicologia = Brazilian Psychological Society [In Portuguese.] SBP
four stars Società Italiana di Psicologia = Italian Society of Psychology [In Italian.] SIPs
four stars Società Medica Italiana di Psicoterapia e Ipnosi = Italian Medical Society for Psychotherapy and Hypnosis [In Italian.] SMIPI
four stars Société Belge de Psychologie = Belgische Vereniging voor Psychologie = Belgian Psychological Society [In English.] SBP = BVP = BPS
four stars Société Française de Graphologie = French Society of Graphology [In French and English. Concerned with "the study of personality through handwriting..."] SFDG
four stars Société Française de Psychologie = French Society of Psychology [In French.] SFP
four stars Société Luxembourgeoise de Psychologie = Luxembourg Psychological Society [In French.] SLP
one star
broken once broken once
Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology SSCP
four stars Society for Chaos Theory in Psychology and the Life Sciences SCTPLS
four stars Society for Computers in Psychology SCiP
four stars Society for Consumer Psychology [Division 23 of the American Psychological Association (APA).] SCP
four stars Society for Judgment and Decision Making SJDM
four stars Society for Personality and Social Psychology SPSP
four stars Society for Psychical Research SPR
four stars Society for Psychophysiological Research SPR
four stars Society for Stimulus Properties of Drugs ["...studying the drugs used to treat mental illnesses and the substances which produce drug dependence (addiction)."] SSPD
four stars Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues ["The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues constitutes Division 9 of the American Psychological Association."] SPSSI
one star
broken once
Society for the Quantitative Analyses of Behavior = Society for Quantitative Analyses of Behavior SQAB
four stars Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality SSSS
four stars Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behavior AISB
one star
broken once broken once
Southern Society for Philosophy and Psychology SSPP
four stars Speech-Language and Hearing Association, Singapore [In English.] SHAS
four stars Speech Pathology Association of Australia = Speech Pathology Australia  
four stars Stress and Anxiety Research Society STAR
four stars Substance Abuse Librarians and Information Specialists SALIS
four stars Σύνδεσμος Ψυχολόγων Κύπρου = Sundesmos Psuhologōs Kuprou = Cyprus Psychologists' Association [In Greek.]  
four stars Suomen Tekoälyseura ry = Finnish Artificial Intelligence Society [In Finnish and English.] STES = FAIS
four stars Svenska AI-sällskapet = Swedish Artificial Intelligence Society [In Swedish and English.] SAIS = SAIS
one star
broken once
Svenska Sällskapet för Lärande System = Swedish Learning Systems Society [In Swedish and English.] SSLS
four stars Sveriges Psykologförbund = Swedish Psychological Association [In Swedish.]  
four stars Swiss Group for Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science [In English.] SGAICO
four stars Türk Psikologlar Derneği = Turkish Psychological Association [In Turkish and English.] TPD = TPA
four stars Türk Ukyu Araştırmaları Derneği = Turkish Sleep Research Society [In Turkish.] TUAD = TSRS
four stars World Federation for Mental Health = Fédération Mondiale pour la Santé Mentale [In English.] WFMH = FMSM
four stars World Federation of Sleep Research Societies WFSRS
four star World Transhumanist Association ["Transhumanism is the philosophy which advocates the use of technology to overcome our biological limitations and transform the human condition. The accelerating pace of technological development opens up such revolutionary prospects as superhuman artificial intelligence and molecular nanotechnology."] WTA
four stars 香港催眠醫師及心理治療師公會 = Xiāng Gǎng Cuīmiányīshī jí Xīnlǐzhìliáoshī Gōnghuì = Hong Kong Guild of Hypnotherapist and Psychotherapist [In Chinese and English.]  
four stars 香港心理學會 = Xiāng Gǎng Xīnlǐ Xuéhuì = Hong Kong Psychological Society [In English.] HKPS
four stars 中国心理学会 = Zhōngguó Xīnlǐ Xuéhuì = Chinese Psychological Society [In Chinese.] CPS

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