RCPsych in Wales

As the professional medical body for psychiatry in Wales, we set standards and promote excellence in psychiatry and mental healthcare.

We lead, represent and support psychiatrists nationally to government and other agencies, aiming to improve the outcomes of people with mental illness, and the mental health of individuals, their families, and communities.

We are a devolved nation and council of the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

Mae ein gwybodaeth hefyd ar gael yn yr iaith Gymraeg.

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @rcpsychWales

Notice of RCPsych in Wales election 2024

Vacancies will arise in 2024 (to take office at the AGM, week beginning 17 June 2024) for the positions of:

  • Chair
  • Vice-Chair
  • Financial officer
  • Education and Training Committee Representative (ETC Rep)
  • Devolved Council member (two vacancies)

Details about how to apply are on the College’s Elections page.

Deadline for nominations: 26 January 2024

Contact: elections@rcpsych.ac.uk

A national and collaborative approach to offer FDG-PET to increase the effective and timely diagnosis of dementia has been implemented throughout Wales.

Read more

The number of junior doctors choosing to take up psychiatry in Wales, remains at an all-time high with figures revealing an 100% fill rate for a third successive year.

Read more

We are delighted to partner with URDD in introducing a new wellbeing zone for this years Eisteddfod

Read more

Mel Owen reflects on her own experiences with loneliness and how to find support.

Read more

The Children’s Laureate Wales explores the effects of technology on children’s mental health.

Read more

RCPsych Wales supported projects pick up awards for clinical impact.

Read more

Poet Patrick Jones interviews a number of prominent figures on the relationship between arts and mental health (Pictured, Alex Wharton).

Read more
Choose psychiatry-img 3

Our resources

Cerys Head progress

Adnoddau gwybodaeth iechyd meddwl

Cyfieithiadau o'n hadnoddau gwybodaeth iechyd meddwl i gleifion a gofalwyr yn y Gymraeg.

Cliciwch yma

Have a question? Get in touch.