About ESPA

Founded 2005

Founded by Professor Paul Kennedy, Dr Peter Lude, and Dr Magnus Elfström in 2005, ESPA has become a thriving organisation with members in over 22 nations. ESPA hosts a scientific conference every 2 years and aims to:

  • Bring Psychologists in Spinal Cord Injury Together
  • Support the Development and Dissemination of Psychological Knowledge About Spinal Cord Injury
  • Share Clinical and Psychological Practice and Promoting the Highest Standards of Care
  • Facilitate Clinical Research Through Providing a Collaborative Network - Across Nation and Culture

We would welcome anyone to contact us to find out more and are particularly keen to reach out and support psychologists working in France and Eastern Europe. Please contact espaspinal@gmail.com

Sponsorship Policy

ESPA welcomes enquiries from organisations interested in working together with us for a mutual benefit. We have a range of sponsorship opportunities relating to our activities, for example, exhibitor stands and other publicity opportunities at our bi-annual conference. For sponsorship enquiries, please contact the ESPA Secretary at espaspinal@gmail.com. All sponsorship decisions are made according to our sponsorship policy below, if interested please download here