Members' update

October 2023

We’re highlighting the resources that the College makes available to psychiatrists and people in countries affected by crisis, as we mark World Mental Health Day.

See how we’re getting involved with Black History Month, focusing on the relationship between mental health and the arts, and hear the latest on our Act Against Racism campaign.

RCPsych in Scotland has welcomed the focus on improving quality in the new Core Quality Standards for Mental Health Services but cautions there is more to do.

Support for climate change report

The RCPsych has joined health leaders in endorsing the UK Health Alliance on Climate Change’s new report linking climate and ecological crises to human health, along with several other Royal Colleges.

Don’t miss this great opportunity to catch up on over 80 of the talks from this year’s Congress in Liverpool, with CPD certificates available for each webinar watched.

Join us on Friday 8 December for the second in our series of LGBTQ+ mental health webinars, jointly organised by the Trent and West Midlands Divisions.
We've been celebrating our SAS psychiatrists – watch five brilliant video interviews about the role of SAS psychiatrists and about the new RCPsych SAS Strategy.

Headlines from Council

Find out what was discussed at the RCPsych meeting of Council on Friday 6 October.

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