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Psychodynamic Psychiatry Day 2023

Date: 27 October 2023

Location:  Royal College of Psychiatrists, 21 Prescot Street, London, E1 8BB

Book your place now.

Medical Psychotherapy Annual Conference 2024

Date: 17-19 April 2024

Further details to follow in due course. You can register your interest now.

Our faculty and the UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) have worked together to provide a pathway for medical psychotherapists wishing to become members of the UKCP.

If you hold GMC specialist registration in medical psychotherapy with a licence to practise you may be eligible to apply to become a member of the UKCP through the Accrediting Organisation for Medical Psychotherapy.

Find out more and apply for membership

Read our briefing note about the Talking Therapies Taskforce (pdf), which is made up of six leading counselling and psychotherapy bodies.

See our leaflet explaining psychotherapy, the different types, and how to access services.
Read more to receive further information regarding a career in psychiatry