General adult

 

General adult psychiatry encompasses a range of specialities involved with the provision of psychiatric care to adults.

You can find our recent consultations responses.

Chair: Dr Bala Oruganti

 

Legislation

Senedd Cymru scrutiny of the Bill 

The Bill was introduced on the 23rd October 2017, and agreed by the Assembly on the 19th June 2018. The College gave oral evidence to the Health, Social Care and Sport committee on the 23rd November, 2017. 

Detail of legislation

Publications

Welsh Governments Chief Medical Officer, Dr Frank Atherton has released his second annual report giving a focus upon problem gambling.

Figures released on the 18th September 2019 from Public Health Wales' Harm Reduction Database Wales: Drug related mortality, Annual Report 2018-19 (PDF) show that drug-related deaths in Wales are at their highest levels on record.

The gambling field must learn from alcohol research states a joint report from RCPsych Wales and Alcohol Concern Cymru: 'A losing bet?'.

Published Report (November 2018) (PDF)

A report from her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services

Published Report (June 2018) (PDF)

A report by Dr Robert Jones, Wales Governance Centre at Cardiff University  & University of South Wales

Published Report (June 2018) (PDF)

A report by Dr Robert Jones, Wales Governance Centre at Cardiff University  & University of South Wales

The Health, Social Care and Sport Committee’s conducted an inquiry following evidence of the problem gathered from the previous work of the Committee into loneliness and isolation. Published Report - 'Everybody's Business'

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Mental health services and teams in the community

Public information leaflets developed by RCPsych

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