Invited Symposia

Eating disorders and EMDR
Organizzatore:
Simona Anselmetti (Italia)
Relatori:
Simona Anselmetti, Maria Zaccagnino, Patrizia Todisco, Natalia Seijo

The striving to have an inner compass as a fundamental aspect of emerging adults’ need for autonomy: Parental antecedents and effects on relationship with parents and value internalization
Organizzatore:
Avi Assor (Israele)
Relatori:
Avi Assor, Maria Brambila, Ohad Ezra, Yu Shi, Beiwen Chen
Osservazioni conclusive:
Avi Assor & Guy Roth

E-Health, psychology and medicine: the future of a close cooperation
Organizzatore:
Telmo Mourinho Baptista (Portogallo)
Relatori:
Telmo Mourinho Baptista, Maged N. Kamel Boulos, Francisco Miranda Rodrigues, Artur Rocha
Osservazioni conclusive:
Telmo Mourinho Baptista

Supporting Parents With Evidence-Based Interventions
Organizzatore:
Lavinia Barone (Italia)
Relatori:
Femmie Juffer, George Downing, Maria Jose Rodrigo, Francesca Lionetti
Osservazioni conclusive:
Maria Jose Rodrigo

EMDR: Theory, Practice and Research application in a Mass Disaster
Organizzatore:
Elisa Bergonzini (Italia)
Relatori:
Elisa Bergonzini, Isabel Fernandez, Lucia Formenti
Osservazioni conclusive:
Elisa Bergonzini

Il lavoro del dott. Giuseppe Costantino, presentato postumo:
TEMAS Test as Assessment and Treatment techniques for culturally diverse children
Organizzatore:

Patrizia Bevilicqua
Relatori:
Francesca Fantini, Filippo Aschieri, Dionne Joseph, Erminia Costantino BS onbehalf of Giuseppe Costantino, Leib Litman, Larry McReynolds

Parenting and children wellbeing
Organizzatore:
Anna Silvia Bombi (Italia)
Relatori:
Anna Di Norcia, Sara Pezzica, Luca Milani, Marina Camodeca
Osservazioni conclusive:
Dario Bacchini

Interpersonal Factors related to Burnout: New Developments in Service Professions
Organizzatore:
Laura Borgogni (Italia)
Relatori:
Michael P. Leiter, Heather Laschinger, Chiara Consiglio, Cristian Balducci
Osservazioni conclusive:
Christina Maslach

Culture and the basic psychological processes: The mechanisms of shaping differences in human nature
Organizzatore:
Pawel Boski (Polonia)
Relatori:
Debi Roberson, Piotr Sorokowski, Michael Boiger, Valery Chirkov, 
Pawel Boski

Doping Behavior in Sports
Organizzatore:
Ralf Brand (Germania)
Relatori:
Vassilis Barkoukis, Arnaldo Zelli, Anne-Marie Elbe, Ralf Brand

Interpersonal violence (IPV), working through EMDR with victims and perpetrators

Organizzatore:
Teresa Bruno (Italia)
Relatori:
C. Maria Xella, Paolo De Pascalis

The Demise of Guys (DoGs): The Problem and Possible Solutions—Coming to the Rescue of Young DoGs
Organizzatore:
Bernardo J. Carducci
Relatori:
Philip G. Zimbardo, Ronald E. Riggio, Shari Young Kuchenbecker, Bernardo J. Carducci

Qualitative Perspectives to Offering Support to Individuals Experiencing Anxiety Associated with PTSD and Shyness
Organizzatore:
Bernardo J. Carducci
Relatori:
Elsa B. Cardalda, Bernardo J. Carducci

Biologically-Based and Culturally-Based Varieties of Human Prosociality and Morality: Socialization and Personality Mechanisms
Organizzatore:
Gustavo Carlo (USA)
Relatori:
Maria Rosario T. de Guzman, Darcia Narvaez, Laura Padilla-Walker, Deborah Laible, Maria Mestre

Applied psychology in the 20th  century. Historical dimensions.
Organizzatore:
Helio Carpintero (Spagna)
Relatori:
Vicenta Mestre, Maria Jose Monteagudo, Maria Sinatra, Dario de Santis, Luigi Traetta, Ana Jaco-Vilela, Helio Carpintero
Osservazioni conclusive:
Helio Carpintero

Basic dimensions of social judgment
Organizzatore:
Patrizia Catellani (Italia)
Relatori:
Andrea Abele & Nicole Hauke
Marco Brambilla
Nicole Hauke & Andrea Abele
Bogdan Wojciszke
Patrizia Catellani & Mauro Bertolotti

Psychological dynamics and technological careers:  Self-concept and social-cognitive processes in STEM Education and Career Choice

Convenor:
Daniel Cervone (USA)
Presenters:
Daniel Cervone, Elena Makarova, Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton, Ursula Kessels
Discussant:
Anne Maass

Combined emic-etic approach to culture-sensitive personality assessment
Organizzatore:
Fanny M. Cheung (Cina)
Relatori:
Jianxin Zhang, Weiqiao Fan, Qian Wang, Fons van de Vijver, Velichko Valchev

Developmental and behavioural implications of the circular model of values
Organizzatore:
Jan Cieciuch (Polonia)
Relatori:
Michele Vecchione, Jan Cieciuch, Henrik Dobewall, Daniel Seddig, Sonia Roccas
Osservazioni conclusive:
Shalom H. Schwartz

Intergroup conflicts: Classic theories and current problems
Organizzatore:
Francesco Paolo Colucci (Italia)
Relatori:
Michael Skey, Keren Sharvit, Monica Colombo, Simona Sacchi, Loris Vezzali
Osservazioni conclusive:
Monica Colombo

Positive and Environmental Psychology
Organizzatore:
Victor Corral-Verdugo (Messico)
Relatori:
Victor Corral-Verdugo, Susan Clayton, P. Wesley Schultz, Giuseppe Carrus
Osservazioni conclusive:
Marino Bonaiuto

Il lavoro del dott. Giuseppe Costantino, presentato postumo:
TEMAS Test Assessment of Children/Adolescents in Multicultural Societies
Organizzatore:
Erminia Costantino
Relatori:
Erminia Costantino BS per conto di Giuseppe Costantino, Elsa Cardalda, Leib Litman, Daniel Dupertuis, Ernesto Pais, Gabriela Marc

The study of intra-individual variability: Importance and relevance for psychological evaluation
Organizzatore:
Anik de Ribaupierre (Svizzera)
Relatori:
Stuart W.S. MacDonald, & Robert S. Stawski
Florian Schmiedek, Roger Ratcliff, Martin Lövdén & Ulman Lindenberger
Douglas D. Garrett
Nathalie Mella, Delphine Fagot & Anik de Ribaupierre
Matthias Kliegel, Andreas Ihle & Paolo Ghisletta
Erika Borella, Christian Chicherio, Anna Maria Re, Cesare Cornoldi

Engaging with economic upheveals and fiscal austerity in Europe:
Considering interdisciplinary, timely and ethical responses
Organizzatore:
Serdar M. Değirmencioğlu (Turchia)
Relatori:
Carl Walker, Petra Prodik, Irene Moulas, Serdar M. Değirmencioğlu
Osservazioni conclusive:
David Fryer

Resource promotion in chronic disease across the life span: individual and relational dimensions
Organizzatore:
Antonella Delle Fave (Italia)
Relatori:
Evangelos C. Karademas, Ernst Bohlmeijer, Lotta Uusitalo-Malmivaara, Ulrich Wiesmann, Marta Bassi
Osservazioni conclusive:
Giuseppe Masera

Innovative scientific methods for approaching complexity in applied psychological research
Organizzatore:
Santo Di Nuovo (Italia)
Relatori:
Barbara Colombo
Andrea Gaggioli
Letizia Caso, Francesca Morganti, Patrizia Patrizi
Daniela Pajardi & Gisli Gudjonsson
Osservazioni conclusive:
Alessandro Antonietti

Transgenerational epigenetic inheritance and its relevance for the behavioural sciences
Organizzatore:
Thomas Elbert (Germania)
Relatori:
Isabelle Mansuy, Daniel Natt, Carlos Guerrero-Bosagna, Fernanda Serpeloni-Henning
Osservazioni conclusive:
Maggie Schauer

Readiness for Aggression in emerging adolescents – sociocultural and family socialisation factors
Organizzatore:
Adam Fraczek (Polonia)
Relatori:
Jesus Alvarado, Marzanna Farnicka, J. Martin Ramirez, Hanna Liberska, Karolina Konopka, Marta Rutkowska, Monika Dominiak-Kochanek, Magdalena Rowicka

Happiness and globalization: “the strange bedfellows “of our complex world
Organizzatore:
Donata Francescato (Italia)
Relatori:
Patrizia Meringolo, Donata Francescato, Caterina Arcidiacono, Norma De Piccoli, José Ornelas
Osservazioni conclusive:
Caterina Arcidiacono

Music and Language in the Development of Infant Communication
Organizzatore:
Fabia Franco (Regno Unito)
Relatori:
Simone Falk, Christine D. Tsang, Fabia Franco, Martine Van Puyvelde, Manuela Filippa

Compliance, Resistance and Neoliberal Violence in the 21st century: International Critical Voices

Organizzatore:
David Fryer (Australia)
Relatori:
Darrin Hodgetts, Carl Walker, David Fryer, Cathy McCormack
Osservazioni conclusive:
Saths Cooper

Counseling in Clinical and Health Psychology
Organizzatore:
Mario Fulcheri (Italia)
Relatori:
Carlo Cristini, Maria Francesca Freda, Franco Orsucci, Maria Grazia Strepparava, Guido Sarchielli
Osservazioni conclusive:
Nicolae Mitrofan

Towards a bio-psycho-social-cultural model of competition
Organizzatore:
Márta Fülöp (Ungheria)
Relatori:
Alicia Salvador, Andrew Elliot, Márta Fülöp, Camilo Garcia
Osservazioni conclusive:
Patricia Hawley

Supporting transitions towards sustainability in Europe: the role of environmental psychology
Organizzatore:
Ricardo García-Mira (Spagna)
Relatori:
Adina Dumitru, Giuseppe Carrus, Ellen Matthies, Tony Craig, Irina Macsinga
Osservazioni conclusive:
Marino Bonaiuto

Skill training with virtual reality and video-game platforms
Organizzatore:
Daniel Gopher (Israele)
Relatori:
Arthur Kramer, Emanuele Ruffaldi, Jacob Greenshpan, Danny Dankner
Osservazioni conclusive:
Daniel Gopher

Applied Psychology in Chinese Culture – Medicine, Religion, and Psychology

Organizzatore:
Buxin HAN (Cina)
Relatori:
Buxin HAN, Jianyou GUO, Guoqiang WANG, Qiuli YANG

Exploring non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) from different perspectives: Interpersonal, clinical, cognitive and biological reflections
Organizzatore:
Penelope Hasking (Australia)
Relatori:
Imke Baetens, Glenn Melvin, Penelope Hasking, Paul Plener

Managing and Assessing work related stress in Europe: state of art of national strategies

Organizzatore:
Sergio Iavicoli (Italia)
Relatori:
Veronique Crutzen, Josè Maria Peirò, Cristina Di Tecco
Osservazioni conclusive:
Malgorzata Milczarek

The Impact of the ITC Guidelines on Psychological Assessment
Organizzatore:
Dragos Iliescu (Romania)
Relatori:
Aletta Odendaal, Jacques Grégoire, Kurt Geisinger, Ian Florance
Osservazioni conclusive:
Fanny Cheung

The Inherent Paradox in Cases of Child Abuse and Neglect: The Victim, the Perpetrator, and the Society
Organizzatore:
Rafael Art. Javier (USA)
Relatori:
Rafael Art. Javier, Amal O. Madani, Thomas A. Caffrey
Osservazioni conclusive:
Caroline “CC” Clauss-Ehlers

Narrative measures of relational cognition:  Quantitative analysis of TAT stories and autobiographical expressive writing
Organizzatore:
Sharon Rae Jenkins (USA)
Relatori:
Sharon Rae Jenkins, Ivo Čermák, Molly S. Tucker, Tereza Soukupová, Tomáš Urbánek
Osservazioni conclusive:  
Sharon Rae Jenkins

The Big Picture of TAT Story Analysis:  Six Comprehensive Systematic Approaches
Organizzatore:
Sharon Rae Jenkins (USA)
Relatori:
Sharon Rae Jenkins, Sarah Vibert, Leila Salomão de La Plata Cury Tardivo, A. A. Scaduto, Elisa Venturini, Francesca Fantini
Osservazioni conclusive:
Sharon Rae Jenkins

Self-control success and failure: Implications for understanding and changing self-defeating behavior
Organizzatori:
Catalina Kopetz, Reinout Wiers (USA, Paesi Bassi)
Relatori:
Wilhelm Hofmann, Catalina Kopetz, Alexis Matusiewicz, 
Edward Orehek, Reinout Wiers

Social psychological dynamics of historical representations
Organizzatore:
Laurent Licata (Belgio)
Relatori:
Michal Bilewicz, Yechiel Klar, Laurent Licata, Silvia Mari, Tibor Pólya
Osservazioni conclusive:
Federica Durante

Social and educational dynamics in virtual spaces
Organizzatore:
M. Beatrice Ligorio (Italia)
Relatori:
Carlo Galimberti, Martina Benvenuti, Stefano Cacciamani, Michelle Pieri, M. Beatrice Ligorio
Osservazioni conclusive:
Ersilia Menesini

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT): Treatment Development and International Dissemination

Convenor:
Anthony P. Mannarino, Ph.D. (USA)
Presenters:  
Judith A. Cohen, M.D., Benjamin Saunders, Ph.D., Laura Murray, Ph.D., Lutz Goldbeck, Ph.D.
Discussant:
Anthony P. Mannarino, Ph.D.

Decision making in a life-span perspective
Organizzatore:
Antonella Marchetti (Italia)
Relatori:
Cristina Bicchieri, Ilaria Castelli, Alan Sanfey, Mascha Van’t Wout
Osservazioni conclusive:
Laura Macchi

Evidence based interventions against bullying and cyberbullying: a comparison across Europe
Organizzatore:
Ersilia Menesini (Italia)
Relatori:
Benedetta  E. Palladino, Heidi Vandebosch, Christina Salmivalli, Peter K. Smith, Maria Sapouna

Cognition, Emotion and Prosocial Behavior: Perspective of Gender

Organizzatore:
Vicenta Mestre (Spagna)
Relatori:
M. Cristina Richaud, Bernadette P. Luengo Kanacri, Paula Samper, Ana Tur-Porcar, Victoria del Barrio, Gustavo Carlo
Osservazioni conclusive:
Vicenta Mestre

EMDR treatment of trauma and PTSD in Borderline Personality Disorder organization: Clinical considerations and assessment for the management of self-regulation, relational difficulties, attachment-related behaviors and metacognition
Organizzatore:
Dolores Mosquera (Spagna)
Relatori:
Dolores Mosquera, Antonio Onofri, Roberto Pedone

The adaptation of immigrant children and youth from different ethnicities and host countries: Who succeeds and why?
Organizzatore:
Frosso Motti-Stefanidi (Grecia)
Relatori:
Peter F. Titzmann, Dagmar Strohmeier, Birgit Leyendecker, Natasha Cabrera, Frosso Motti-Stefanidi

Enterprising personality in youth: Main dimensions and assessment
Organizzatore:
José Muñiz (Spagna)
Relatori:
José Muñiz, Javier Suárez-Álvarez, Eduardo García-Cueto, Ignacio Pedrosa
Osservazioni conclusive:
Luis Manuel Lozano

The Meaning and Measurement of Human Capital
Organizzatore:
Kevin R. Murphy (USA)
Relatori:
Angelo DeNisi, Peer Ederer, Samuel Grieff, Hennie Kriek
Osservazioni conclusive:
Kevin R. Murphy

Multisensory interactions: from mechanisms to clinical interventions
Organizzatore:
Micah M. Murray (Svizzera)
Relatori:
Micah M. Murray, Durk Talsma, Nienke van Atteveldt, Amir Amedi, Mark T. Wallace

Advances in socio-ecological psychology: How do psychological variables interact with objective features of places, cities, and regions in the process of psychological adaptation? 

Organizzatore:
Martin Obschonka & Rainer K. Silbereisen (Germania)
Relatori:
Peter Jason Rentfrow, Ulrich Trautwein, Ingrid Schoon, Clemens Lechner

Positive Orientation: empirical evidence and theoretical implications
Organizzatore:
Piotr Oleś (Polonia)
Relatori:
Guido Alessandri, Beata Bajcar, Corrado Fagnani, Kinga Lachowicz-Tabaczek, Tomasz Jankowski, Piotr Oleś, Carol Ryff, Michele Vecchione

Impact of trauma on medical illnesses
Organizzatore:
Luca Ostacoli (Italia)
Relatori:
Michael Hase, Liuva Capezzani, Chiara Piroddi, Luca Ostacoli, Gabriella Bertino
Osservazioni conclusive:
Luca Ostacoli

Happiness and productivity at work: Does age matter?

Organizzatore:
José María Peiró (Spagna)
Relatori:
David Guest, José M. Peiró, Emanuela Ingusci, Maria Felisa Latorre
Osservazioni conclusive:
Marco Depolo

The Functional-Cognitive Framework in Psychology
Organizzatore:
Marco Perugini (Italy)
Relatori:
Jan De Houwer, Baptist Liefooghe, Sean Hughes, Marco Perugini
, Klaus Fiedler

Vantage Sensitivity: Genetic Susceptibility to Psychological Intervention
Organizzatore:
Michael Pluess (Regno Unito)
Relatori:
Marinus van IJzendoorn, Orazio Attanasio, Barbara J. van den Hoofdakker, Michael Pluess

The quality of life, well-being, and health among children and youth in Europe: What do we know and how should we apply this knowledge?

Organizzatore:
Lea Pulkkinen (Finlandia)
Relatori:
Frosso Motti-Stefanidi, Sabine Walper, Matilde Leonardi, Michiel Matthes
Osservazioni conclusive:
Marcel van Aken

The role of self-efficacy in the development of different processes characteristic of adolescence
Organizzatore:
María Cristina Richaud (Argentina)
Relatori:
María Cristina Richaud, Vicenta Mestre, Concetta Pastorelli, María Victoria del Barrio, Silvia Viviana Pugliese, Belén Mesurado

Prosocial Applied Research:  Transferability and social innovation
Organizzatore:
Robert Roche (Spagna)
Relatori:
Pilar Escotorin Soza, Manuel Martí, Martin Brestovansky, Maria Gerbino, Mauro Cozzolino

Symposium FISS Italian Federation Scientific Sexology - Discussing sexual health and wellbeing
Organizzatore:
Roberta Rossi (Italia)
Relatori:
Adele Fabrizi, Antonio Prunas, Davide Dèttore, Maria Teresa Molo
Osservazioni conclusive:
Chiara Simonelli

Psychological underpinnings of ordinary people’s political ideology
Organizzatore:
Maria Sandgren (Svezia)
Autori:
Eldad Davidov, Anabel Kuntz, Artur Nilsson, Maria Sandgren, Hulda Thorisdottir, Alain Van Hiel

Bidirectional pathways between close relationships, health and well-being
Convenor:
Dominik Schoebi (Svizzera)
Presenters:
Ashley K. Randall, Richard B. Slatcher, Thomas Ledermann, Simone Munsch
Discussant:
Dominik Schoebi

Using Technology to Encourage Environmental Behavior
Organizzatore:
Wesley Schultz (USA)
Relatori:
Cees Midden, Ruth Rettie, Andreas Nilsson, Stefano De Dominicis

Psychological  conditions of human achievements
Organizzatore:
Andrzej Sękowski (Poland)
Relatori:
Andrzej Sękowski, Ewa Czerniawska, Anna Hawrot, Maria Ledzińska, Sławomir Postek, Roberta Renati, Steven Pfeiffer
Osservazioni conclusive:
Ewa Czerniawska

The Art of Responsible Change
Creating and Using a Community Pattern Language for Societal Change

Organizzatore:
Wolfgang Stark (Germania)
Relatori:
Wolfgang Stark, Serdar Degirmencioglu, Jacqui Akhurst, Caterina Arcidiacono
Osservazioni conclusive:
Bruna Zani

Aggression and violence across contexts and countries
Organizzatore:
John Tisak (USA)
Relatori:
Marie S. Tisak, Guido Alessandri, Georges Steffgen, Ersilia Menesini

Trans well-being: identity, health, sexuality and relationship
Organizzatore:
Paolo Valerio (Italia)
Relatori:
Alain Giami, Denise Medico, Roberto Vitelli, Anna Lisa Amodeo, Antonio Prunas, Angelo Brandelli Costa
Osservazioni conclusive:
Vittorio Lingiardi

Trauma and Mental Health
Organizzatore:
Mark van der Gaag (Paesi Bassi)
Relatori:
Dolores Mosquera, Anabel Gonzalez, Mark van der Gaag, Berber van der Vleugel

Attachment and Emotion Regulation Across the Life-Span: Neurobiological, Developmental and Clinical Perspectives.
Organizzatore:
Marinus H. van IJzendoorn (Paesi Bassi)
Relatori:

Marinus H. van IJzendoorn, Marian J. Bakermans-Kranenburg, Morten L. Kringelbach, Lieselotte Ahnert, Pier Francesco Ferrari
Osservazioni conclusive:
Lavinia Barone

Emotional eating
Organizzatori:
Tatjana van Strien (Paesi Bassi)
Relatori:

Carmen Keller, Hannah Konttinen, Laura Winkens, Tatjana van Strien, Aranka Dol
Osservazioni conclusive:
Tatjana van Strien

Primary Care Psychology - Latest Developments in Integrated Care: An International Perspective
Organizzatore:
Robyn Vines (Australia)
Relatori:
James Bray, Bente Storm, Mowatt Haugland, Diana Prescott, Jean Grenier, Marie Helene Chomienne, 
Robyn Vines
Osservazioni conclusive:
Robyn Vines

Providing psychology support in an elite sport environment
Organizzatore:
Paul Wylleman (Belgio)
Relatori:
Ralf Brand, Alberto Cei, Nadine Debois, Anne-Marie Elbe, Paul Wylleman
Osservazioni conclusive:
Anne-Marie Elbe

Self-enhancement/Self-esteem and Modesty across Cultures
Organizzatore:
Susumu Yamaguchi (Giappone)
Relatori:
Jenny Kurman, Huajian Cai, Chihiro Kobayashi, Ai Fukuzawa, Susumu Yamaguchi

European citizenship today: what does it mean?
Organizzatore:
Bruna Zani (Italy)
Relatori:
Dimitra Pachi, Bruna Zani, Zuzana Scott, Elena Marta
Osservazioni conclusive:
Serdar M. Değirmencioğlu

Children’s prosocial behavior and the role of altruistic punishment
Organizzatore:
Liqi Zhu (Cina)
Relatori:
Márta Fülöp, Pamela Maras, Michaela Gummerum, Jing Li