Elsevier Society Partners in Neuroscience & Psychology

Animal Behavior Society  (ABS)

Animal Behavior Society is a non-profit, 501(3)(c) professional organization dedicated to promote and encourage the biological study of animal behavior in the broadest sense, including studies at all levels of organization using both descriptive and experimental methods under natural and controlled conditions. Both research studies and the dissemination of knowledge about animal behavior through publications, educational programs, and activities shall be encouraged.

Journal: Animal Behaviour


Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies

The Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies is a multidisciplinary organization committed to the advancement of scientific approaches to the understanding and improvement of human functioning through the investigation and application of behavioral, cognitive, and other evidence-based principles to the assessment, prevention, treatment of human problems, and the enhancement of health and well-being.

Journals: Behavior Therapy, Cognitive and Behavioral Practice


Association for Contextual Behavioral Science



Founded in 2005 (incorporated in 2006), the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science (ACBS) is dedicated to the advancement of functional contextual cognitive and behavioral science and practice so as to alleviate human suffering and advance human well being.

Journal: Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science


Association for Research in Personality



The Association for Research in Personality is a scientific organization devoted to bringing together scholars whose research contributes to the understanding of personality structure, development, and dynamics.

Journal: Journal of Research in Personality


Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour

ASAB was founded in 1936 to promote the study of animal behaviour, and membership is open to all who share this interest. There are now approximately 1000 members, the majority drawn from Britain and Europe. Many members are professional biologists who work in universities, research institutes or schools. ASAB is a registered charity (no. 268494).

Journal: Animal Behaviour


Colegio Oficial de Psicólogos de Madrid

The Colegio Oficial de Psicólogos de Madrid was founded in 1980, its aim is to ensure the good practice of Psychology as well as to guarantee the quality of psychological services and promoting the welfare of citizens. The Colegio Oficial de Psicólogos de Madrid is the largest regional association of psychologists of Europe. Today published 10 scientific and professional journals, which makes it the first journal publishing entity of Psychology of Spain.

Journal: Clínica y Salud


European Federation of Sport Psychology (FEPSAC)

The European Federation of Sport Psychology was founded in 1969 and the main aim of the European Federation of Sport Psychology (FEPSAC) is to promote scientific work in the field of sports psychology.

Journal: Psychology of Sport and Exercise


Facultad de Psicología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

The Faculty of Psychology of National Autonomous University of Mexico is the most important center of professional and scientific teaching of Psychology in Mexico, as well as a national research leader in their field. The Faculty carries out crucial activities of teaching, research, continuing education, psychological services and comprehensive training.

Journal: Acta de Investigación Psicológica


International Academy of Law and Mental Health

The International Academy of Law and Mental Health (IALMH) is founded on the belief that issues arising from the interaction of law and mental health can be best addressed through multidisciplinary and cross-national approaches, drawing on law, the health professions, the social sciences, and the humanities. Every two years, the IALMH holds an International Congress on Law and Mental Health, bringing together the international community of researchers, academics, practitioners and professionals in the field, whose wide-ranging perspectives provide for a comprehensive look at important law and mental health issues.

Journal: International Journal of Law and Psychiatry


International Behavioral Neuroscience Society (IBNS)

The International Behavioral Neuroscience Society (IBNS) was formed to encourage research and education in the field of behavioral neuroscience. Founded in 1992, the IBNS has members from 34 different countries and consist of scientists, clinicians, teachers, and others with a background and interest in the relationship between brain and behavior.

Journals: Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews , Physiology & Behavior


International Brain Research Organisation (IBRO)

IBRO is a union of neuroscience organizations with the aim to promote and support neuroscience training and collaborative research around the world. More than 80 international, national and regional scientific organizations constitute IBRO's Governing Council, which together with the five IBRO Regional Committees launch the educational programs that reach young neuroscientists in need of support and assistance. In addition, IBRO has partnerships with like-minded federations of scientific societies to identify priorities and help bridge gaps in knowledge, investment and resources in the field of the brain and related diseases, from development to aging.

Journal: Neuroscience


International Organization of Psychophysiology (IOP)

International Organization of Psychophysiology (IOP) was established as a nongovernmental organization in 1982. In 1982, we held the first World Congress in Montreal, Canada. Since then, 16 World Congresses have been held once every two years.
Since 1983, our official journal, International Journal of Psychophysiology, has been published by Elsevier.

Journal: International Journal of Psychophysiology


International Society for Autonomic Neuroscience (ISAN)


The International Society for Autonomic Neuroscience is a scientific society of researchers studying the autonomic nervous system. The society organizes scientific meetings, publishes a scientific journal, and supports students through awards and travel grants. It is a non-profit and non-governmental organization.

Journal: Autonomic Neuroscience: Basic and Clinical


International Society for Developmental Neuroscience


The International Society for Developmental Neuroscience (ISDN) is an organization of basic and clinical scientists interested in the development of the nervous system in the broadest sense. ISDN members are also interested in aspects of aging, as well as neuronal dysfunctions associated with trauma or disease.

Journal: International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience


International Society for Eye Research (ISER)


The Mission of ISER is to provide a unique international platform for discussion and exchange of ideas on contemporary topics in eye and vision research among its members and the broader eye/vision research community.

Journal: Experimental Eye Research


International Society for Intelligence Research (ISIR)

The International Society for Intelligence Research (ISIR) was founded in 2000, ISIR is the focal scientific society for the world's researchers on human intelligence.

Journal: Intelligence


International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect

Founded in 1977, International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN) is the only multidisciplinary international non-profit organization that brings together a worldwide cross-section of committed professionals to work toward the prevention and treatment of child abuse, neglect and exploitation globally.

Journal: Child Abuse & Neglect


International Society for the Study of Individual Differences

The International Society for the Study of Individual Differences (ISSID) was founded in 1983 to foster research on individual differences in temperament, intelligence, attitudes, and abilities. The aim of the society is to investigate the major dimensions of individual differences in the context of experimental, physiological, pharmacological, clinical, medical, genetical, statistical and social psychology.

Journal: Personality and Individual Differences


Indian Epilepsy Society

The Indian Epilepsy Society (IES) was constituted and registered With the Registrar of Societies, Govt. of India, on May 13, 1997. The main objectives of the IES are to:

  • Maintain the highest standard in the ethics and practice for the promoting of prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care of all persons with epilepsy
  • Promote and encourage research concerning the epilepsies
  • Improve education, and dissemination of knowledge concerning epilepsy
  • Maintain a good liaison with the organization of lay people - Indian Epilepsy Association (IEA)

Journal: International Journal of Epilepsy


Japanese Society of Child Neurology

Founded in 1961, the Japanese Society of Child Neurology (JSCN) is the world’s oldest and largest pediatric neurology society consisting of approximately 3,700 members. Research subjects encompass almost every aspect of child neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry, rehabilitation medicine, and related basic sciences, such as molecular biology, neurophysiology, neuropathology and neuropharmacology. JSCN aims to play a central role in research fields for the development of pediatric neurology in cooperation with specialized scientific societies in related fields, particularly with general pediatrics, epilepsy, clinical genetics, congenital anomalies and neuroscience. JSCN is a member of Japanese Association of Medical Sciences and one of the largest affiliate societies of the Japan Pediatric Association. JSCN has two official journals, one in Japanese language for Japanese readers and another in English language for international readers. The former, No To Hattatsu, was first published in 1969, and the latter, Brain & Development, in 1979.

Journal: Brain and Development


Japan Neuroscience Society



The Japan Neuroscience Society (JNS) is an academic organization of scientists who study the brain and nervous system and wish to publish their findings in order to promote the welfare and culture of humans. The Society holds annual scientific meetings to provide a forum in which society members can present their findings, exchange information and establish new collaborations. The Society also publishes an international academic journal, Neuroscience Research, to report their findings to neuroscientists worldwide.

Journal: Neuroscience Research


Jean Piaget Society

The Jean Piaget Society, established in 1970, has an international, interdisciplinary membership of scholars, teachers and researchers interested in exploring the nature of the developmental construction of human knowledge. The Society was named in honor of the Swiss developmentalist, Jean Piaget, who made major theoretical and empirical contributions to our understanding of the origins and evolution of knowledge. The Society's aim is to provide an open forum for the presentation and discussion of scholarly work on issues related to human knowledge and its development.

Journal: Cognitive Development


North American Society for Comparative Endocrinology (NASCE)

The North American Society for Comparative Endocrinology (NASCE; Societé Nord-Americaine d’Endocrinologie Comparée (SNAEC); Sociedad Norteamericana de Endocrinologìa Comparada (SNAEC)) is an interdisciplinary scientific organization dedicated to the study of comparative, evolutionary, ecological and model systems endocrinology

Journal: General and Comparative Endocrinology


Psychoneuroimmunology Research Society (PNIRS)


The Psychoneuroimmunology Research Society is an international organization for researchers in a number of scientific and medical disciplines including psychology, neurosciences, immunology, pharmacology, psychiatry, behavioral medicine, infectious diseases, endocrinology and rheumatology, who are interested in interactions between the nervous system and the immune system, and the relationship between behavior and health.

Journal: Brain, Behavior and Immunity


Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology

The Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology provides access to networks that include members from all levels of experience: undergraduates to professors, academicians and industrial workers. Our meetings and social networks provide opportunities for interactions that include discussions of methods, techniques and results as well as career choices and family life issues. Our society is small and open; membership in our society will facilitate the development of support among students that will become life-long networks of colleagues in the field and can provide mentoring outside of your institution that may present a different perspective.

Journal: Hormones and Behavior


Society for Mathematical Psychology

The Society for Mathematical Psychology promotes the advancement and communication of research in mathematical psychology and related disciplines. Mathematical psychology is broadly defined to include work of a theoretical character that uses mathematical methods, formal logic, or computer simulation.

Journal: Journal of Mathematical Psychology


Society for the Neurobiology of Language (SNL)


The Society for the Neurobiology of Language (SNL), founded in November of 2010, is an NIH-funded non-profit organization whose overarching goal is to foster progress in understanding the neurobiological basis for language via the interdisciplinary exchange of ideas. A major goal of the Society is to bring together scientists with different perspectives and methodological approaches to the study of language and related systems.

Journal: Brain and Language


Society for the Study of School Psychology


The mission of SSSP is to advance basic and applied scientific research, disseminate research findings to broad audiences, and foster communication about the specialty of school psychology.  SSSP has a unique role among school psychology organizations, a mission that is devoted exclusively to recognizing and promoting scholarship and research.

Journal: Journal of School Psychology


Society of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition

The Society for Applied Research in Memory and Cognition is dedicated to encouraging and promoting the very best research in our field. The Society was founded in 1994 at the Third Practical Aspects of Memory Conference held at the University of Maryland. The purpose of the Society is to enhance collaboration and co-operation between basic and applied researchers in memory and cognition.

Journal: Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition


Society of Experimental Social Psychology

Journal: Journal of Experimental Social Psychology


The Foundation for Professionals in Services for Adolescents

The Association for the Psychiatric Study of Adolescence was founded in 1968 as a membership organization to support the emerging inpatient units for adolescents and to support and develop acute mental health services for adolescents. We do this by offering funding to organisations and individuals for courses, training and conferences, research and knowledge sharing.

Journal: Journal of Adolescence


Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Journal: Acta de Investigación Psicológica


Vision Science Society (VSS)

The Vision Sciences Society is a nonprofit membership organization of scientists who are interested in the functional aspects of vision. VSS was founded in 2001 by Ken Nakayama (Harvard University) with the help of Tom Sanocki (University of South Florida). The Vision Sciences Society is committed to progress in understanding vision, and its relation to cognition, action and the brain. Our primary goal is to host a yearly meeting where both new and established investigators from diverse disciplines and scientific perspectives present and discuss their work in a relaxed informal setting. Our interdisciplinary nature is reflected by the Board of Directors and Abstract Review Committee.

Journal: Vision Research