Resources to help you promote psychiatry to foundation doctors

Please use these resources and advice to help foundation doctors understand more about career in psychiatry.

Resources for discussions


Psychiatry as a foundation doctor (PDF)

Video - The life of a psychiatrist

Professor Sir Simon Wessely, a former president of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, talks about the life of a psychiatrist and gives a glimpse into his career as a psychiatrist who is highly respected in the field.

A Career in Psychiatry

Video - Why psychiatry matters

A short film in which medical students interview GPs and other doctors about how much psychiatry is involved in their areas of work.

Why it matters

Online skills tutorials

You can work through our Clinical Skills tutorials with your school and 6th form students.

Psychiatry in Practice: The Clinical Skills Series

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