The Centre for Qualitative Research in Counselling and Psychotherapy (CCCCP) was established in May 2016 by the “Tibiscus” University of Timisoara Senate Decision no. 263/2 /26.05.2016, in order to carry out fundamental, applicative, interdisciplinary, transdisciplinary research in psychology, counselling, psychotherapy, experimental development and to disseminate its results through education, publications and technological transfer activities.
The professional development of CCCCP members and the acquisition of new knowledge and expertise are complemented by national and international collaborations and partnerships, thus contributing to the development of counselling and psychotherapy research visibility.
Some of the main activities carried out within the CCCCP include: the design of short-term training programs, workshops for students and / or specialists in the field; selecting, training, stimulating and harnessing the psychologists’ potential in psychological practice, of academic staff, for the designing of research strategies; design, implementation, validation, calibration of intervention and diagnosis tools in psychology, counselling, psychotherapy, social; organizing conference sessions, communications sessions, meetings, scientific events; publishing specialized journals, books, etc.
CCCP members are: psychologists, psychotherapists, physicians, educational counsellors, university professors, educational experts, sociologists, socio-human scientists, PhD students, specialist from Romania and from abroad and students of the Faculty of Psychology, “Tibiscus” University of Timisoara.
Since its inception, numerous events have been organized under the CCCCP management, among which we can mention:
Organization of activities within the Series of conferences “Dialogues about the self”, in which periodical workshops are held for specialists in the field, as well as for interested students, coordinated by practitioners, psychologists, psychotherapists, etc.
Organisation of Conferences:
The international conference „Supervision in psychotherapy”, 2nd edition, 28-29 June 2019, Timisoara, with the publication of papers participating in a Proceedings volume and in a studies volume.
The international conference „Supervision in psychotherapy”, 1st edition, 22 June 2018, Timisoara, with the publication of papers participating in a Proceedings volume and in a studies volume.
The 24th International symposium of research and applications in psychology, SICAP: Cognitive characteristics of transdisciplinary applications in psychology and psychotherapy 24-26 March 2017, with the publication of papers participating in a ISI Thomson Proceedings volume and in the journal Annals. Psychology Series.
Study volumes and proceedings editing:
Vîşcu Loredana-Ileana & Popescu Oana-Maria, (coord.). (2018). Studii în psihoterapie, Bucharest: Academic Universe Publishing House, ISBN 978-606-94630-4-8, 224 pages.
Vîşcu Loredana-Ileana (coord.). (2018). Proceedings 1st International Conference „Supervision in Psychotherapy”, 22 June 2018, Timisoara, Filodiritto Editore, ISBN 978-88-85813-26-7, 233 pages.
Vîşcu Loredana-Ileana & Popescu Oana-Maria, (coord.). (2017). Studii în psihoterapie integrativă strategică, Bucharest: Pro Universitaria Publishing House, ISBN 978-606-26-0669-5, 254 pages.
Vîşcu Loredana-Ileana, (coord.). (2017). Proceedings 24th International Symposium on Research and Applications in Psychology (SICAP)-Cognitive Characteristics of Transdisciplinarity. Applications in Psychology and Psychotherapies, 24-26 of March 2017, Timisoara, ISBN: 978-88-95922-85-0, 299 pages.
Specialty journals editing:
Annals, Psychology Series, with the support of: The “Tibiscus” University of Timisoara; Faculty of Psychology; and the Association of Integrative Research, Counselling and Psychotherapy (ACCPI).
Cuget şi Simţire, Specialty students’ journal
Qualitative and quantitative research activities in psychology and psychotherapy.
The participation of centre members in national and international conferences and the publishing of specialty papers (studies, articles, scientific papers). The publishing of books and specialty volumes.