This page will give an overview of significant national activities and initiatives within the context of GeroPsychology. 


Some links on geropsychological projects, NGOs and research institutes in Austria:

 1) Working groups Section Gerontopsychology in the Austrian Psychological Association. Offers information and trainings for psychologists Information for people and their relatives on Alzheimers Disease. Offers education for caregivers Information on Alzheimers Disease. : Section Gerontopsychotherapy in the Austrian Psychotherapeutic Association (ÖBVP)

 2. Educations/ studies Offers education and training for persons, working with people suffering from dementia Information and training for older people and their caregivers.


3. Information on Aging Information about aging in Austria First Austrian Report on Dementia Information about memory-clinics in Austria Aging Policy in Austria : Information about active aging in the country



Some links on geropsychological projects, NGOs and research institutes in Croatia: - Croatian Psychological Association

Local community projects:  - Guide for older citizens, City of Zagreb - Psychosocial Assistance Programs for Older Persons, City of Rijeka - Croatian Association for Alzheimer Disease – medical assistance, and psychological counselling and support - Croatian Pensioners’ Organization

Geropsychology research institutions links: - Institute of Social Sciences Ivo Pilar, Zagreb - Dept. of Psychology, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Zagreb - Dept. of Health Psychology, University of Applied Health Studies, Zagreb



Website with a long list of links in the field of aging throughout Germany and Europe.  The site also links to mostly german-speaking websites.

English website of the Institute of Psychogerontology at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (Prof. Lang)

English website of the Psychological Ageing Research unit at the University of Heidelberg (Prof. Wahl).

English language site of the Germany Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics.

English website of the Germany Centre of Gerontology in Berlin. includes also information on the Germany Aging Survey.

English website of the Generation Research Program of Bavaria, a centre of interdisciplinary research in ageing, brain research, usability, and assistive systems. 



ALA (Association Luxembourgeoise Alzheimer; Luxembourg Alzheimer Association);



This is the Institutional PORTAL from the National Institute of the Elderly and Social services and the National Research Council. It can be found:



            Psychology and health:


            Agenda and Courses:


In this page it can be found al institutions, activities, good practices, etc. developed in Spain at occasion than the European year of Active Ageing.

It is an announcement of the publication: “White book of Active Ageing”

It can be found the book in pdf.,

It is a site with information for ageing well.

It contains research on ageing conducted by the National Research Agency (CSIC, Scientific Research Council).

It contains research on ageing developed at the Autonomous University of Madrid.

Ageing Institute of Autonomous University of  Barcelona



Research Activities by our own member Prof Dr Kiegel :

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