Psychology at the United Nations: What roles?

MAR 09, 2017 | 2:00 PM TO 3:30 PM

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

C198

WHEN:

March 09, 2017: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM

ADMISSION:

Free

SPONSOR:

CUNY-GC Psychology Department, in cooperation with the Alumni Office, SPSSI-NY, PCUN

Description

What is the growing role of psychology at the United Nations today?
Since 2008, PCUN (the Coalition of Psychology NGOs affiliated with the UN) has developed many roles for psychological science, practice, consultation, advocacy. In this SPSSI forum, several PCUN officers, members, and interns lead a discussion of the optimal roles in which psychology can help shape the important work of the United Nations.