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.

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

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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.

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Catch up on our Sustainability, Climate Change and Mental Health conference, held in partnership with BJPsych Bulletin

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We are pleased to announce the formal establishment of the Royal College Mental Health Expert Advisory Group for Wales.

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Professor Alka Ahuja MBE has been celebrated as part of the #TheArtofMotherhood mural series. 

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Documentation to support the development and approval of posts, as well as the process for undertaking panels.

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

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Our resources

Wales Landing

Sustainability, Climate Change & Mental Health Conference

Catch up on recordings and resources from our recent conference with BJPsych Bulletin

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