Membership Information

 The Society for the Study of Peace, Conflict, and Violence: Peace Psychology functions as Division 48 of the American Psychological Association (APA). It is not necessary to belong to the APA in order to be a member of the Society for the Study of Peace, Conflict, and Violence. Click here for more information regarding Membership in the Society.

You can now join online with a credit card! Simply go to to join. If you are not an APA member, simply register on the Website or if an APA membe, sign in! We welcome all new members who share an interest in peace! Membership benefits include a subscription to our journal Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, our newsletter Peace Psychology, participation on our listservs to meet and network with other peace psychology advocates, and more!


Division 48's E-Mail Discussion Lists

For those interested, the Division operates three e-mail discussion lists or listservs. Guidelines for all Society listservs are available here.

  • APA Division Listserv - This listserv is open to members of the Society for the Study of Peace, Conflict, and Violence: Peace Psychology Division 48 of APA. To subscribe, send a message stating in the body of the text, "SUBSCRIBE DIV48" to LISTSERV@LISTS.APA.ORG

  • PeacePsych Listserv - This moderated listserv is open to anyone with an interest in peace psychology.

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  • The DIV48S-EC Listserv -This listserv serves to help keep students and early career members of Division 48 connected to the issues and events most relevant to the division's mission. While primarily a means of information dissemination, the listserv also exists to facilitate discussion the problems and potential of peace psychology. A student/early career membership with Division 48 makes one eligible to join this listserv. Contact Gabe Twose.


Join us on Facebook -
Now, you can join us on facebook!  Members can upload photos, Links, & Videos; Start and Respond to Discussions; Create/Advertise Society Related Events, and generally meet and interact with each other.  Help us make this a lively meeting place!