RCPsych eNewsletter

April 2022

Welcome to our eNewsletter for members

In this issue we reveal the results of the recent College elections, show off our revamped eLearning platform, and invite you to take part in the STIMULATE-ICP study on 'long COVID' and other long-term conditions.

CQC recruiting new Director of Mental Health

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) in the UK is recruiting for a new Director of Mental Health. The deadline for applications is 13 May.

News from the Devolved Nations

Read the latest news and blog posts from Northern Ireland.

Read the latest news and blog posts from Scotland.

We hosted the second Cross Party Groups on Climate, Nature and Wellbeing, chaired by MS Delyth Jewell which explores how to improve the environment and as a result wellbeing, as well as a cross party group on Clean Air, which advises Welsh Government on their upcoming Clean Air Act.

The Minister for Mental Health issued a Cabinet Statement on Dementia services, highlighting the work of the College in its project to embed FDG-PET scanning to increase and improve dementia diagnostic rates.

The College’s resources have been issued in Welsh Government’s guidance of the Homes for Ukraine scheme.

Read the latest news and blog posts from Wales.

Other news from around the College

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