Retired and Working Retired Psychiatrists   

Retired Psychiatrists Group

The College in Scotland has a Retired Psychiatrists Group who meet three times a year for informal presentations and lunches. 

For further information on upcoming meetings, please email

Working retired psychiatrists group

This is a group for those members who are retired from full-time NHS posts but are still working in some capacity. Dr Ricky Caplan is the elected Chair of this group, and the Vice Chair will be announced shortly.

The group meet twice a year, providing CPD for the members and keeping them advised of the work of the College.

If you would like to know more, or information about upcoming meetings, please email

New Horizons: Resources for Retired Members 

Our New Horizons resource contains information on lots of valuable and rewarding roles for senior psychiatrists who have built up a lifetime’s experience and have great skill and knowledge in their field.

Read more to receive further information regarding a career in psychiatry