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European Health Psychology Society

We help individuals, families, and societies to better cope with life challenges related to illness and health, by promoting rigorous science, precise interventions, and close collaborations.

About the ehps

Who We Are?

The European Health Psychology Society (EHPS) is a professional organisation formed to promote empirical and theoretical research in and applications of health psychology within Europe as well as the interchange of information related to health psychology with other associations throughout the world towards an international achievement of these aims.


EHPS 2024

38th Annual Conference of the European Health Psychology Society

Health Psychology for a Sustainable Future

03-06 September 2024

Cascais, Portugal

Upcoming conference EHPS 2022

36th Annual Conference of the European Health Psychology Society

“Charting New Territories in Health Psychology”

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Why Us

The EHPS is a vibrant society, suggesting numerous opportunities for collaboration in research, clinical work, and public health. We welcome everybody who wishes to make an impact in the context of health, illness, and coping to join. We are a friendly, all-inclusive, and democratic society!








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Practical Health Psychology

Practical Health Psychology (PHP) is a blog about cutting edge Health Psychology and how to apply it in practice. The aim of PHP is to translate rigorous and peer reviewed research to simple and clear blog posts. These posts can be easily translated into practice. To receive the monthly posts, visit http://practicalhealthpsychology.com and sign up! You will then receive notifications when new blog posts become available. PHP uses social media (Facebook) to elaborate on and to discuss the posts, and you can also join the conversation on Twitter and follow @EHPSociety.

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Synergy new board member call 2024

Synergy is a subdivision of the European Health Psychology Society. Synergy organises an annual Expert Meeting and Winter School, both providing an...