Joint Conference of the Australian Psychological Society and New Zealand Psychological Society (APS & NZPsS 2006)

Venue: SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre

Location: Auckland, New Zealand

Event Date/Time: Sep 26, 2006 End Date/Time: Sep 30, 2006
Abstract Submission Date: Feb 27, 2006
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In 2006, the Australian Psychological Society and the New Zealand Psychological Society will be holding the first joint psychology conference since 1985, to be held in Auckland, New Zealand, from 26 to 30 September 2006.

The conference will take place at the first-class facilities of SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre, which boasts excellent service, a central city location, and access to a Pacific-theme multi-faceted entertainment complex.

‘Psychology Bridging the Tasman: Science, culture and practice’ will provide a unique opportunity for local and international delegates to hear from leading Australian and New Zealand psychologists in a program of interactive workshops, cutting-edge research papers, rapid communication posters and exciting symposia and fora.

The conference will feature keynote presentations from the winners of the NZPsS Hunter Award and the APS President’s Award, together with prominent New Zealand and Australian Indigenous speakers:

- Professor Ian Evans, Massey University, New Zealand
'Steering by Mataariki and the Southern Cross: Plotting clinical psychology's course in New Zealand'

- Professor Margot Prior AO, University of Melbourne, Australia
'How does temperament affect your life? Stories from the Australian Temperament Project 1983 - 2006'

- Dr Charles Royal, Living Universe Ltd, New Zealand
'A modern approach to Mana'

- Dr Tracey Westerman, Indigenous Psychological Services, Australia
'The value of service provision for Aboriginal Australians - the benefits of starting from scratch'

Don't miss this very special conference.


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