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HRH Prince Charles speaks about our 180 year anniversary in the week of our first virtual Congress.

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The winning entries in the RCPsych Future Archives competition have been published.

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Physician Associates and Physician Associate students are invited to this free day-long conference. 

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RCPsych President, Dr Adrian James, reflects on Pride 2021 and talks about why celebrating equality and diversity is a key priority for the College.

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Learn about our new position statement on sustainability.

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From accessing medication to coping with anxiety, find out how to manage your mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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We've compiled information to support psychiatrists and other clinicians during this difficult time.

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As reflected in our new logo, this year we’re celebrating our 180th anniversary. See what else we're doing and how you can get involved.

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Government should reconsider foreign aid cuts as they will have a knock-on effect on mental health in low-income countries
Government should reconsider foreign aid cuts as they will have a knock-on effect on mental health in low-income countries

Dr Adrian James, President of the Royal College of Psychiatrists urges Government to reconsider foreign aid cuts.

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21Jun by RCPsych Press Office
Thousands of people with a mental disorder sent to prison when they need treatment
Thousands of people with a mental disorder sent to prison when they need treatment

Thousands of people with a mental health disorder are in prison because no safer alternatives were available when a court had to pass sentence, according to a new report by the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

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07Jun by RCPsych Press Office
New dementia report says more support needed
New dementia report says more support needed

RCPsych calls for urgent action so that Old Age Psychiatry services can respond quickly to the introduction of a new dementia treatment.

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26May by RCPsych Digital Team

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