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Call for articles

We are now accepting articles for the spring/summer edition of the Faculty of ID Psychiatry Newsletter!

We will consider any article that may be of interest to our readers in the RCPsych Intellectual Disability Faculty. This includes articles about:

  • Current debates and topical issues ID in culture e.g. book reviews/film reviews
  • ID at work e.g achievements in your services
  • Projects including audits/QI/research at both a local and national level
  • Learning from conferences
  • Medical student reflections
  • And many more…..

This Newsletter encourages submissions from clinicians, students, service users, carers and members of the wider multidisciplinary workforce.

Articles guidelines:

  • Use accessible language
  • Around 2 pages of A4, or 800 words
  • No more than 5 references (Harvard style) should be included for each article
  • Kindly Include photos of yourself and other relevant images/charts
  • Articles should be emailed to 

Submission deadline is 24 May 2024.

Join the Editorial Team

The Editorial Team also welcome expressions of interest to join us on the team. This can be team members of any level. Please do send a paragraph about yourself, why you would be keen to join the editorial team and what previous relevant experience you have.

Any queries, submissions or expressions of interest to be sent to

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