The Association for Psychosocial Studies was formed in 2013 and it aims to develop new understandings of the interrelationships between social, cultural and psychological meaning and experience in different contexts.  

We are a newly established learned society, bringing together researchers, teachers, practitioners and students from different fields who are interested in contributing to the development of this exciting inter/trans-disciplinary field of study.

We organise regular conferences, seminars and workshops that explore a wide range of psychosocial phenomena and perspectives. We seek to promote the field of Psychosocial Studies and to challenge the often rigid disciplinary distinctions that characterise the social sciences and the humanities in contemporary university settings and beyond.

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assoc4psychosoc The Refugee Who Smuggled Himself Out of Camps and into ‘Rocket Man’ https://t.co/sUSSvAVNwU via @viceuk
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assoc4psychosoc Congratulations Barry Richards on his latest book: ‘What Holds us Together: Popular Culture & Social Cohesion’ https://t.co/huB6vT7Wci
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assoc4psychosoc APS2018 New open stream: New & current directions in Psychosocial Studies. NEW Deadline for abstracts 22 Jan. https://t.co/gvSKb5fLoU
assoc4psychosoc APS2018 New open stream: New & current directions in Psychosocial Studies. Deadline for abstracts 4 December. https://t.co/0y73wBMsnG
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The APS acknowledges with gratitude the following Institutional Founding Sponsors:

Birkbeck, University of London; London School of Economics & Political Science; The Open University; University of East London; University of Sussex; University of Brighton; British Psychological Society Social Psychology Section, University of Central Lancashire.