About us

Welcome to the West Midlands Division of the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

We cover Birmingham and the Black Country, Staffordshire, Shropshire, Warwickshire, Herefordshire and Worcestershire.

This is a large active division with over 1000 members, Fellows, Affiliates and Pre-membership trainees. Our administrative office is based in Birmingham.

Find out about the Division's Executive Committee, including members, meeting dates and minutes from past meetings.

View Executive Committee Job Descriptions

The West Midlands Division currently has the following vacancies;

  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Regional Representative
  • Intellectual Disability Psychiatry Regional Representative

If you would like to apply for either of these vacancies please, email westmidlands@rcpsych.ac.uk including:

  • an up to date CV
  • the name and contact details of two referees (who must be Fellows or Members of the College but not a member of the Education and Training Committee).
  • a completed good standing form.

The closing date for applications is 31 October 2020.

Find out more about our Regional Advisors and Speciality Representatives roles, including full job descriptions.

Mental Health Service Providers

Postgraduate Deanery

West Midlands Workforce Deanery - The West Midlands Workforce Deanery is responsible for postgraduate medical and dental education and training in the area covered previously by the West Midlands Strategic Health Authority.

Strategic Health Authority

NHS West Midlands is part of NHS England Midlands and East. This is the new structure for the previous Strategic Health Authorities of West Midlands, East Midlands and East of England

  • Division Manager: Marie Phelps
  • Division Administrator: Daljinder Waterhouse
  • Email: westmidlands@rcpsych.ac.uk
  • Tel: 0121 803 9075
  • Address: Royal College of Psychiatrists, West Midlands Division Care of 21 Prescot Street, London, E1 8BB

Members are encouraged to keep their contact details up-to-date, particularly email addresses as this is the main method of communication.

Please let us know if your contact details change.

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