Each year The Australian Psychological Society (APS) publishes abstracts from Australian psychology conferences .As of 2013, these are only published online.

To include abstracts of a conference, please send the following information to science@psychology.org.au:

  • In a single PDF document:
  • A preface, which is usually written by the Conference Chair
  • The formatted abstracts (maximum 350 words per abstract)
  • Names of the conference organising group members (to be included in the acknowledgements)
  • An Author Index (preferable), or a list of names of the abstract presenters Name and contact details of the Editor of the document.
  • A signed Licence to Use Copyright form for each abstract
  • Funding contribution – conferences which participate are charged a fixed fee (available on application)  as a contribution to the cost of hosting the abstracts online.

For more information, please contact the APS at science@psychology.org.au.

Licencing of Content

A signed Licence to Use Copyright form is required for each abstract. The APS requires that the (principle) author grant the Society a non-exclusive right to publish, reproduce, distribute, display and store the abstract worldwide in all forms (including on the Society's website), formats and media now known or as developed in the future, including print, electronic and digital forms.

The author/s will retain copyright of their abstract, in addition to the moral rights they are entitled to as author/s of the abstract. Submission of the signed Licence to Use Copyright form is a condition of publication on the APS website.

For more information or if you are interested in being included on this page, please contact the APS at science@psychology.org.au.



Abstracts of 49th APS Annual Conference (Hobart)


Abstracts of the 48th APS Annual Conference (Cairns) (890kb)
APS Counselling Psychology Conference Abstracts  (561kb)


Combined Abstracts of 2012 Australian Psychology Conferences   (2.6mb)


Combined Abstracts of 2011 Australian Psychology Conferences   (3mb)


Combined Abstracts of 2010 Australian Psychology Conferences   (1.2mb)


Combined Abstracts of 2009 Australian Psychology Conferences   (2.2mb)