2023 Singapore Conference on Applied Psychology ‘LIVE’

We’re pleased to announce that the 2023 Singapore Conference on Applied Psychology (SCAP 2023), organized by East Asia Research and supported by the Singapore University of Technology and Design & Charles Sturt University, will be a Hybrid Conference happening in Singapore from December 7-8, 2023! Learn from the best in the Applied Psychology community.

We are ‘LIVE’ in


A Hybrid Applied Psychology Conference

The theme for SCAP 2023 is “Psychological Well-being”. We invite researchers and practitioners from all fields of psychology research and practice to present and discuss recent innovations, trends, concerns, practical challenges encountered, and the solutions adopted in the field of Applied Psychology, with a special focus on ‘Psychological Well-Being’. This can include clinical and non-clinical psychological well-being and we encourage submissions that cross disciplines, for example, psychological well-being in education and the workplace.

Join us for SCAP 2023 at Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium, Singapore, and walk away with powerful knowledge that will empower you to forge the path for the future of Applied Psychology. Limited seating may apply. ‘BUY TICKET’ now. Don’t wait – this rate won’t last long!

Participants can make oral/poster presentations onsite or send us pre-recorded video presentations and register as a ‘Virtual Presenter’. They will indicate their preferred presentation medium when they register. The ‘Early Bird Registration Deadline’ is on the 11th October 2023.

Conference Papers Publishing

Authors are invited to submit their full papers for inclusion in the Conference Book, ‘Applied Psychology Readings Book: Selected Papers from Singapore Conference on Applied Psychology’, to be published by Springer Nature Pte Ltd (2022, 2021, 2017, 2016 edition). All conference proceedings – published in a series or as a standalone book by Springer– are indexed as a standalone title for BKCI and CPCI. The 2022 edition is SCOPUS indexed! All accepted abstracts will be published in ‘Singapore Conference on Applied Psychology 2023 Programme & Abstract Book’.

Who Should Attend?

  • Leading Academics
  • PhD Candidates
  • Practitioners
  • Psychologists
  • School Counsellors
  • Therapists
  • Thought leaders
  • National and Local Government
  • Provincial Government and Municipalities

What Can You Expect?




Top Singapore hospitality


Internationally Recognised Speaker & Attendees


An opportunity for East-West science and practice collaborations

Conference Partners

Conference Gold Sponsor

Conference Sponsors

*Organizations listed as sponsors on this website are not providing endorsement, certification, or credentialing of this conference unless otherwise noted.

Supporting Journals

Jurnal Psikologi Ulayat: Indonesian Journal of Indigenous Psychology (JPU)

Jurnal Psikologi

Buletin Psikologi

RUDN Journal of Psychology and Pedagogics

Gadjah Mada Journal of Professional Psychology

Gadjah Mada Journal of Psychology

Psihologija journal

Topics for this conference
The Influence of Psychotherapy, Positive Psychology and Coaching Psychology on Singapore Filial Parenting, Titus Foo (The School of Positive Psychology)
A Systematic Literature Review and Analysis of Chinese Internet Enterprise Workers’ Job Burnout, Yue Niu (University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus)
Exploring the School Experience of Adolescents with Physical Disabilities in Mainstream Schools: Comparative Case Study Approach, Tarin Ong (Murdoch University)
Insomnia, Anxiety, and Depression in Patients First Diagnosed With Female Cancer, Dham Ho (Ewha Womans University Seoul Hospital)
The mediating effects of working hours, sleep duration, and depressive mood on the association between shift work and the risk of suicidal ideation in Korean workers, Weon-Jeong Lim (Ewha Womans University Seoul Hospital, Ewha Womans University College of Medicine)
The Relationship between Perfectionism and Job Burnout in Working Mothers: The Role of Mindfulness, Na-Rae Kim (Chosun University)
Trust in online information and psychological wellbeing, Regina V Ershova (RUDN University)
Developing A Mobile App for the Self-Management of Mental Well-Being: A Pilot Study, Lyen Krenz P. Yap (Asia University)
The voice of Malaysian young adults: “Building Our Social-Emotional Skills & Work Readiness”, En Yi Hew (Monash University); Adriana Ortega (Monash University)
Shared risk factors for development of eating disorder psychopathology among female adolescent and university students: A structural equation modelling approach, Weng-Tink Chooi (Universiti Sains Malaysia)
Understanding False Beliefs and Language Development in Young Children and University Students, Himiko Ozawa (Doho University)
The Relationship between Physical, Psychological, and Social Determinants of Health and Wellbeing: Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic., Leila May Nair (Monash University ), Adriana Ortega (Monash University)
The mediating role of reflection on practicum and mirror effects in special education teacher training, Wing Yee Ho (Hong Kong Metropolitan University)
Beyond Classrooms: How Project-Based Learning Fosters the Development of Emotional Competencies, Martin Sviatko (CamEd Business School)
Profile of health-promoting behaviors and its impact on the psychological distress of middle-aged women, Dr NDS NAGA SEEMA (University of Hyderabad); Anuradha Nautiyal (University of Hyderabad)
Workplace Bullying among Hotel Employees: Role of Centralization of Authority and Work-Locus of Control, Ganesh Mangadu Paramasivam (IIT Hyderabad)
High-Performance Work Systems and Career resilience: Mediating role of Occupational Self -efficacy, Rupashri Murthy (Christ University)
The Many Meanings of Multiculturalism and their Implications for Well-being, Colleen Ward (Victoria University of Wellington)
Care, interdependence, and reasonable accommodation in academia, Shubha Ranganathan (Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad)
Light triad personality characteristics and prosocial tendencies towards the LGBTQIA+ community in Slovak and Czech adults, Daniel Lenghart (Palacký University in Olomouc)
The Effect of Religious Priming on Persistence, Jing Yi Lee (Changi General Hospital)
Development of an art-based intervention for children with language disabilities: A qualitative analysis of students’ perspective on self-determination, Catherine Malboeuf-Hurtubise (Bishop’s University)
Mental Health Long-term Effects in Severe COVID-19 Survivors: A Qualitative Study, Gabriela A Suciu (Babes-Bolyai University)
Understanding the role of personality in the coping with work stress, Adriana Ortega (Monash University)
And many more…..

Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline12 July 2023 13th Sep 2023 Review on a rolling basis
Author Notification Date26 July 2023
27th Sep 2023
Final Paper Deadline4 October 2023
Early Bird Registration Deadline11 October 2023
Final Registration Deadline7 November 2023
Conference Dates7-8 December 2023

SCAP Video Highlights on YOUKU 优酷视频 is available here. Conference Photos and Programmes from previous SCAP conferences are available at the SCAP Conference Archives.

2022 SCAP Conference Highlights (SINGAPORE)

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