On this important day, we are taking this opportunity to celebrate the remarkable achievements of some of our members who have shared their inspirational stories of living with a disability, overcoming adversity and breaking down barriers.
This includes an interview with, and blog post by, Dr Onikepe Ijete - a Specialty Doctor in Forensic Psychiatry who lives with a disability. We also hear from the RCPsych Autism Champion, Conor Davidson, who shares his experiences and insights into supporting patients with autism. Find out more by exploring the links below:
- Podcast episode: Doctors with disability
- Podcast episode: Talking about invisible disabilities: underrepresentation, stigma and how we can do better
- Blog post by Dr Conor Davidson: Conversations about autism
- Blog post by Dr Onikepe Ijete: Disability is a strength
Interview with Dr Onikepe Ijete
Our commitment to accessibility
The College is committed to taking action to ensure it creates an environment for members, staff and the public that is accessible as possible.
The recent refurbishment of the London headquarters includes enhanced accessibility and recognising of diversity. This includes hearing loops for hearing impaired who may be attending on-site events and full wheelchair access.