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.
Improving dementia diagnosis
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
100% of training posts are filled
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
Digital perinatal resource released
Our joint resource with NHS Wales, celebrating successes of perinatal mental heath teams.Read more
Royal College Advisory Group
We are pleased to announce the formal establishment of the Royal College Mental Health Expert Advisory Group for Wales.Read more
Cardiff's digital doctor
Professor Alka Ahuja MBE has been celebrated as part of the #TheArtofMotherhood mural series.Read more
Appointing in Wales
Documentation to support the development and approval of posts, as well as the process for undertaking panels.Read more
Opening up in lockdown
Poet Patrick Jones interviews a number of prominent figures on the relationship between arts and mental health (Pictured, Alex Wharton).Read more