#EuroSemester / November 30, 2019: seminar «European Certificate in Psychology (EuroPsy): Growing Competitive Opportunities for Universities and their Alumni»

European Federation of Psychologists’Associations
National Psychological Association of Ukraine
State Enterprise «Ukrainian State Center for International Education» of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine

 

Dear colleagues!

We cordially invite you to participate in a seminar «European Certificate in Psychology (EuroPsy): Growing Competitive Opportunities for Universities and their Alumni» that will be held on November 30, 2019.  The seminar is organized by the National Psychological Association of Ukraine (the only national representative of the European Federation of Psychologists’ Associations) with the support of SE «Ukrainian State Center for International Education» of the Ministry of Education and Science, and participation of Dr. Rosaleen McElvaney, Chair of the EuroPsy European Awarding Committee.

The seminar is designed to introduce EuroPsy, which is a European standard of education, professional training and competence in psychology set by the European Federation of Psychologists’ Associations (EFPA). EuroPsy certificate is already implemented across 24 countries in Europe and provides the following:

  • assessment of professional competence in the context of compliance with European professional standards and practice in psychology;
  • issuing a EuroPsy certificate to psychologists who have demonstrated that they met these standards;
  • registration into the EuroPsy Register of psychologists.

The European Federation of Psychologists’ Associations, in promoting and distributing EuroPsy certificate, aims to: establish a standard for quality in education and practice in psychology; building an educational psychological network in Europe; improving the quality and accessibility of quality psychological services; enhancing educational and professional mobility in Europe.

 The seminar will address the following issues:

  • What is EuroPsy certificate?
  • What are the minimum requirements for obtaining the EurоPsy certificate and how can Ukrainian Universities facilitate the certification?
  • What competencies do professionals need to obtain a certificate?
  • What is the certification process and procedure?

Adoption of the EuroPsy educational standards is a significant contribution to the development of Ukrainian higher education, in particular, it can prove quality of education, increase the competitiveness of Ukrainian Universities and their graduates of faculties of psychology; promote educational and professional mobility in Europe; create a favorable climate for international education in Ukraine.

The seminar will be useful for representatives of the Departments of Psychology (deans, deputy deans, heads and deputy heads of departments), employees of international departments of Universities, as well as all persons interested in improving quality of psychological education in Ukraine.

Date: November 30, 2019 from 11:00 to 16:00.

Location: 12 Kozhumyatska str., Kyiv, 4th floor, National Psychological Association.

To participate in the seminar, please fill in the form at https://forms.gle/jvRFop4anPwzmrNx9

Phone inquiries +380974037923 and e-mail: viktoriyka.gorbunova@gmail.com

POC – Victoria Gorbunova, member of the EuroPsy NPA Working Group in Ukraine, EurоPsy Supervisor.

EurоPsy Website https://www.europsy.eu/

EurоPsy Professional Registry https://www.europsy.eu/search-psychologist

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