Members' update

September 2023

The College is providing resources and support to members and others affected by the devastating earthquake in Morocco and flooding in Libya.

Dr Linda Findlay has demitted office as chair of the RCPsych in Scotland, with Dr Jane Morris stepping into the prestigious position.

Thank you from the Medical Psychotherapy Faculty

Dr Swapna Kongara would like to thank all who took part in the Investigations Survey sent out recently on behalf of the Medical Psychotherapy Faculty. She said:

“It was really inspiring to see your determination and ideas for making processes work better, the results are being reviewed carefully to ensure the processes become more compassionate, fair and supportive.”

The first of our new monthly ‘Question Time with the Officers’ events for members is taking place on Friday 29 September. Sign up to attend and submit a question.

Two of the College’s English Divisions are launching a series of webinars on LGBTQ+ mental health issues, with the first one taking place on Thursday 28 September.

Take part in a survey about your experiences of conducting research, with the results informing thinking about the development of a national hub for academic psychiatry.

Read more to receive further information regarding a career in psychiatry