The Institute of Applied Psychology Interdisciplinary Series

The Institute of Applied Psychology (Jagiellonian University, Kraków) together with its partners including:

– The Collaborating Centre for Values-based Practice in Health and Social Care (Philosophy of Psychiatry Educator Network & Understanding Personality Disorders Network)
– Philosophical Psychology
– Open Seminars on Philosophy and Psychiatry Foundation
– Filozofuj! magazine

are pleased to announce the third edition of “The Institute of Applied Psychology Interdisciplinary Series.”

The autumn edition of the series will include talks by: Seth Zuihō Segal (USA), Serife Tekin (University of Texas at San Antonio, USA), Massimiliano Aragona (The Roman Circle of Psychopathology, Rome, Italy) and Lisa Bortolotti (University of Birmingham, UK).

Registration for the first lecture by Seth Zuihō Segal („Virtue, Wisdom, and Flourishing: A Pragmatic Perspective”, Wednesday, March 22, 17:00 CET) is already open and can be made via the following link:

 For further details please get in touch with Konrad Banicki, the series’ coordinator (

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