• About the KPA
  • History

History

  • 2000
  • 1990
  • 1980
  • 1970
  • 1960~1940

2014

  • KPA Homepage Englinsh Version Renewal
  • Establish a foundation Division15 Korean Society of Psychological Measurement and Assessment

2011

  • Establish a foundation Division13 Korean Society of Addiction Psychology
  • Establish a foundation Division14 Korean Coaching Psychological Association

2008

  • Establish a foundation Division12 Korean Society for Forensic Psychology

2006

  • Opened English version of the KPA website

2002

  • Establish a foundation Division11 Korean School Psychology Association

1999

  • Establish a foundation Division10 Korean Society for Consumer Advertising Psychology

1996

  • Registered the society as a corporation
  • Held an international conference, with the theme title of Mind, Machines, and Environment in commemoration of 50 year anniversary
  • Published a book entitled The 50 year history of the Korean Psychological Association

1995

  • Establish a foundation Division9 Korean Society for Woman Psychology

1994

  • Establish a foundation Division8 Korean Health Psychological Association

1991

  • Establish a foundation Division7 Korean Association of Culture and Social Issues

1982

  • Establish a foundation Division6 Korean Society for Cognitive and Biological Psychology

1981

  • Adopted a logo design for the KPA

1975

  • Establish a foundation Division4 Korean Social and Personality Psychological Association
  • Establish a foundation Division5 Korean Society for developmental Psychology

1973

  • Became a member of International Union of Psychological Sciences (IUPS)

1968

  • Published the first issue of Korean Psychological Journal

1964

  • Made rules for founding a division within the society
  • Establish a foundation Division1 Korean Clinical Psychology Association
  • Establish a foundation Division2 Korean Counseling Psychological Association
  • Establish a foundation Division3 Korean society for industrial and organizational psychology

1953

  • Renamed as the Korean Psychological Association (KPA)

1948

  • Renamed as Daehan Psychological Society

1946

  • Founded Chosun Psychological Society