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The Royal College of Psychiatrists Improving the lives of people with mental illness

Faculty of Old Age Psychiatry

About the faculty

Our vibrant and active faculty supports old age psychiatrist and trainees, promotes the mental wellbeing of older people and their families and protects their rights.

News and events


I can prevent delirium awareness video was produced for the conference by two faculty members, Dr Krishnan and Dr Bennett, in Teesside in collaboration with local councils and CCG to improve awareness of delirium as part of #icanpreventdelirium campaign and conference that was held on 14 June.

Prizes and bursaries

Prizes and bursaries are available throughout the year.


There is a variety of trainee courses, prizes and resources to support Old Age Psychiatry trainees including a Higher Trainee group, a Google group and free online training.


Best practice guidance, reports, policies and videos.

Go to Faculty of Old Age Psychiatry resources

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