Persatuan Psikologi Malaysia

Malaysian Psychological Association

Bendera Malaysia, image credit: Dennis Sylvester Hurd

Persatuan Psikologi Malaysia (PSIMA) is about developing the psychology field in Malaysia.

All Malaysians want to make a significant and positive contribution to our nation. At PSIMA, we want to help Malaysia develops in a way that enriches the lives of all people and brings its diverse communities together.

Our Main Priorities

  1. To work with the Malaysian government to institute registration for professional psychologists which will safeguard the profession of psychology and ensure a high level of service and ethical practice.

  2. To encourage greater cooperation, coordination and partnership among Malaysian universities' psychology departments, of which will raise the standards of academic programs and will encourage more research collaboration in Malaysian psychology.

...more about PSIMA

PSIMA is a non-profit organization that is registered with Jabatan Pendaftaran Pertubuhan Malaysia (PPM-002-10-24031988) . The elected Exco Members came from a diverse Psychology background whose sole aim is to improve the state of Psychology field in the country.

There are various bureaus that are tasked with specific areas that need to be addressed, and we're fully aware that it is a monumental task by everyone involved, including the stakeholders and the Malaysian public.

PSIMA Biennial General Meeting 2019

PSIMA's 16th Biennial General Meeting was held on the 27th of June 2019. More details are listed here about the event,

Events by PSIMA

PSIMA work closely with various organisations to conduct events throughout the countries. You may discovers some future and past events by visiting this page.

Our main event for 2019 is the ARUPS-MIPC 2019. Details of the international conference is available at the conference website.

Anotehr recently concluded event was MAPSA2019.

Jurnal Psikologi Malaysia

JURNAL PSIKOLOGI MALAYSIA (The Malaysian Journal of Psychology) is published by PSIMA in-collaboration with Universiti Kebangsaan. It is an international peer-reviewed journal that covers Malaysian researches in various fields of psychology, such as cognition, social psychology, developmental psychology, counselling, education, and industrial and organizational psychology.

...latest on Jurnal Psikologi Malaysia

Support PSIMA

If you're interested to help PSIMA, please feel free to contact us. Individual Exco Members and bureaus leaders may be contacted via their respective emails.

You may also support PSIMA by becoming a member. There are several type of membership as stipulated by PSIMA's constitution.

Contact PSIMA

Details of specific contact details for PSIMA are available on the respective pages.

PSIMA is also on Facebook and Instagram. However, it is not preferable to contact PSIMA via these accounts as they're handled by volunteers and we might have overlooked the messages.