CRCP2014

CRCP2014: 2nd Caribbean Regional Conference of Psychology

suriname5-waterkant02CRCP2014 was held under the auspices of CANPA, the Caribbean Alliance of National Psychological Associations. It washosted by the Suriname Association of Psychologists and Special Educators (SVPO), and organized locally by OrgaNice.

The conference theme, "Caribbean Psychology: Unmasking the Past and Claiming Our Future," reflects an acknowledgement of psychology as a product of time and place.

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CRCP2014 - Summary

newbanner-crcp2014The Caribbean Regional Conference of Psychology, held November 11-14, 2014, was a great success!

Some details:

  • Number of registrants = 219
  • Number of countries represented
  • Number of presentations - Conference presentations = 138; Preconference = 4 workshops
    • Keynotes: 2
    • Plenaries: 10 (5 plenaries with 2 speakers each)
    • Invited Talks: 6
    • Symposia: 8 (with 25 presentations) 
    • Paper Panels: 20 (with 60 papers)
    • Poster Panels: 6 (with 25 posters) 
    • Roundtable Sessions: 3 (with 10 roundtables) 
    • Pre-conference Workshops: 3
    • Pre-conference Community Workshops: 1
    • Student Networking Meeting
    • Film Showing
    • Opening and Closing Ceremonies
  • Social events: Welcome Reception, Culture Night 

Conference Theme and SubThemes

CONFERENCE THEME

The conference theme, “Caribbean Psychology: Unmasking the Past and Claiming Our Future,” reflects an acknowledgement of psychology as a product of time and place that has a significant responsibiity to the societies in which it exists. Situated as we are in a region where collective and individual psychological functioning reflects our social cultural origins, history, geography, climate and natural resources, and given our particular socio-political circumstances on the global sphere, psychological science is in a unique position to apply scholarly expertise to "give voice." 

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Welcome Message from the Conference Co-Chairs

 

crcp2014-lequay                       canpa-maynard   crcp2014banner-sept2014      
Keith Lequay       Donna Maynard             

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Contact CANPA

CANPA Secretariat P. O. Box CB-13015 Nassau, Bahamas Email: Secretariat@canpanet.org