61
Years active
20
Universities represented by over 1500 Students.
4
Major zones nationwide
63
Psychology lecturers actively teaching

Who We Are

The Nigerian Association of Psychology Students is the apex body of psychology students of all levels in Nigeria. Among its aims is to create an atmosphere conducive to a healthy academic pursuit.

The organization facilitates the dissemination of scientific facts and knowledge among its members and where necessary, the Nigerian publicity way of conferences, publications, exhibitions, seminars, and symposia towards putting into practice, the theoretical knowledge of the social sciences. .
responsible for the development, promotion and application of psychology in the public interest.

Our Structure

National Executive Council

National Executive Council

This is made up of the President, Vice President, General Secretary, Treasurer, Public Relations Officer and Director of Socials
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Council of Presidents

Council of Presidents

Membership of consists of the following persons. (a) The President of NAPS at each institution or its representative, (b) The National President, Immediate Past President, Immediate past Treasurer (National).
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NAPS Zonal Council

National Zonal Council

The zonal coordinating council serves for a period of 1 year. It consists of the Zonal coordinator, Secretary, Treasurer, and the Publicity secretary, all of whom are members of the executive council in their various Institutions.
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Publication Commitee

Publication Committee

The Publications Committee is responsible for the publication of the: Journal of Psychology and its Applications
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Conference Planning Commitee

Conference Planning Committee

This committee responsible for arranging NAPS sponsorship of General Conferences approved by the Society and for planning specialized symposium/ seminar workshop at least once each year.
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Nomination and Electoral Commitee

Nomination and Electoral Committee

The Nominating Committee is comprised of a representative from each geographical area of the Association and a chairperson. The chairperson is usually the immediate past president.
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AD HOC Committee

AD HOC Committee

Ad-hoc committees can be set up by the Executive council, Council of President, or the Congress, when deemed necessary but do not duplicate the functions of the standing committees.
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Aims and Objectives

Our aims and objectives collectively guide psychology students nationwide on the standards and ideals to uphold both as students and as members of the Nigerian Assiociation of Psychology Students.

Promoting Scientific Interest

The primary aim of the Nigerian Association of Psychology Students is to promote scientific interest and studies among students

Creating a Conducive Learning Atmosphere

The second aim is to create an atmosphere conducive to a healthy academic pursuit

Dissemination Scientific Facts

The third aim is tofacilitate the dissemination of scientific facts and knowledge among its members and where necessary, the Nigerian publicity way of conferences, publications, exhibitions, seminars, and symposia towards putting into practice, the theoretical knowledge of the social sciences.

Catering to Members' Interest

The fourth aim is to cater for the interest of its members through co-operation or affiliations with other similar organizations and representation to appropriate government agencies and institutions.

Fostering Interaction and Development

The fifth aim is to create a forum for the educational, cultural, social, intellectual moral development and economic interactions among her members

Promoting Unity

The sixth aim is to promote unity and cooperation among members.

Strengthening Professional Development

The seventh aim is to strengthen and share professional development in each professional career.

Promoting NAPS and its members

The eighth and final aim is to promote the NAPS and its members in such a way that they are recognized by the community, the government as being synonymous with excellence and professionalism.

Our commitment as an organization is to create awareness of Psychology and mental health. We want Psychology to be integral in the work of nation building.

Comrade Joseph Inim
NAPS National President

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