About APS - Who We Are

APS is the leading international organization dedicated to advancing scientific psychology across disciplinary and geographic borders. Our members provide a richer understanding of the world through their research, teaching, and application of psychological science.  We are passionate about supporting psychological scientists in these pursuits, which we do by sharing cutting-edge research across all areas of the field through our journals and conventions; promoting the integration of scientific perspectives within psychological science and with related disciplines; fostering global connections among our members; engaging the public with our research to promote broader understanding and awareness of psychological science; and advocating for increased support for psychological science in the public policy arena.

  • Who We Are

    APS helps its members make a greater contribution to society by promoting, protecting and advancing the interests of scientifically oriented psychology. [More]

  • Join APS

    Be better at what you do, gain the respect of your colleagues, and have a positive impact on science and society with APS’s resources and tools. [More]

  • APS Awards and Honors

    APS honors members in the earliest stages of their careers as well as accomplished leaders with the field’s most prestigious awards and recognitions. [More]