About Indian Academy of Applied Psychology
The Indian Academy of Applied Psychology (IAAP), established in 1962 is a nationally registered body with over 2100 life members. It is the only forum in India, which offers a common platform for practicing psychologists of all specializations to meet and discuss the developments in their respective fields. The Academy regularly publishes its Journal, the Journal of the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology (JIAAP) and IAAP – News Bulletin.
The objective of the Academy is to promote the advancement and diffusion of knowledge of psychology and to promote the efficiency and usefulness of its members by setting up a high standard of professional education and knowledge. It also arranges and provides conference, regional, national (or international) exhibitions, meetings, lectures, classes and discussions on subjects of general and special interests in psychology, and also for the exhibition of any new, improved, or other apparatus for psychological research. The organization is also known to prepare, edit, print, publish, issue and circulate gratuitously or otherwise and to sell, lend, issue and distribute gratuitously or otherwise any papers, treatises, books, pamphlets, leaflets or communications made to the academy or documents relating to psychology and any reports of the proceedings and accounts of the academy, and for this purpose to cause translations to be made of any such papers, treatises or communications as shall be in a foreign language and to illustrate any of the publications as the academy may think expedient in connection with the objects of the academy or any of them. Since its inception in 1962, it has been serving the Indian society through various professional activities.