In an interview with Tabloid:
Dr Raymond H. Hamden,
president, and other Board and Council
members of the EPS define the nature, scope,
function and mission(s) of the society. It
aims to advance psychology as a science and
as a profession in the Emirates. Although it
is not a licensing body, it promotes legal
Q: Why it has been formed?
Reason one - IUPsyS approached Dr Hamden
to head the Middle East North Africa
Regional Conference of Psychology (MENA RCP),
scheduled in Dubai from December 13 to 18.
The collaboration of all professionals is a
must for the conference to be effective. EPS
provides such collaboration.
- The EPS creates a professional body of
psychologists and related professionals with
the mission of science and sharing. This
fosters co-operation in the various
specialties of mental health.