International conference

Days of Applied Psychology (DPP)

Invitation letter

Scientific & Organizational Committee

Abstract submission


Registration fee

Program of the Conference

Instructions for authors

Abstract book

Travel to the Conference

Faculty of Philosophy

City of Niš


Days of Applied Psychology


DPP na srpskom

Scientific Journal Godišnjak za psihologiju (Annual of Psychology












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                                               INVITATION LETTER


International conference


 - Contemporary Psychology and Practice -


  Dear colleagues,

  Days of Applied psychology is a traditional annual nonprofit international scientific conference organized by the Department of Psychology of the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Niš, Serbia. The goal of the conference is to provide a spot where researchers in various areas of psychology can meet, present their research and exchange ideas. The 12th Conference Days of applied psychology will take place on September 30th and October 1st 2016, at the Faculty of Philosophy in Niš (Ćirila i Metodija 2, Niš, Serbia). The official languages of the conference are English and Serbian (abstracts and text in video presentations must be in English).

The official topic of the Conference this year is Contemporary Psychology and Practice. The conference program will consist of thematic sections: Social psychology – individual, group and socila context; Child care – foster care and adoption; Family – current state and perspectives; Family and proffession; Work and work enviroment; Education; Enviroment and development; Gerontopsychology; Individual differences, multiculturalism and psychological measurement, Positive Psychology; Mental health in the community; Health psychology; Psychology of the new media; Psychology and art; Experimental psychology. Also, authors may submit papers in other topics of psychology, and thematic sections will be added accordingly.

The planned forms of participation are: plenary lecture, symposium, oral presentation, round table dicussion, poster presentation, seminar and workshop.



Plenary lecturers of the Conference



1st day of the Conference (09/30/2016)


Dr. Gordana Keresteš

Faculty of Philosophy, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Foster care from a developmental perspective and Croatian expiriences“




Dr. Aleksandra Hadžić

  Faculty of Philosophy, University of Banja Luka, Republika Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina

“Attachment, ealry maladaptive schemas and stressful expiriences“



 2nd day of the Conference (10/01/16)


Dr. Bernadette Buhl - Nielsen,

Specialist in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Region Sjaelland, Denmark

''Has the Baby been given Back? Insights from the Mirror Interwiev.''




Abstracts should be submitted by August 15th 2016 through the conference website Abstracts should be at least 200 words long but not longer than 300 words. Abstracts should be written in good English. All abstracts will undergo a review process and authors will be informed on the status of their submission by August 15th. One author may participate at the Conference with up to three papers, but only once as the first author.

Accepted abstracts will be published in the conference abstract book. After the conference, Full text versions of presented papers will be published in proceedings books, after the reviewing process. These should be subimitted until January 31st 2017. Full text papers should be written in English. Instruction for authors of full text papers will be posted on the conference website

Registration fee is 50,00 EUR or 6000,00 RSD and is charged per paper, on the name of the first author. Payment instructions can be found on

We hope that the Conference will gather numerous participants and that your participation will contribute to its success.

Hoping to see you in Nis, we send you our best regards.


doc. dr Jelena Opsenica Kostić
Chairman of the Scientific Committee 

doc. dr Dušan Todorović
Chairman of the Organizing Committee