About the World Psychiatric Association
The WPA is an association of national psychiatric societies aimed to increase knowledge and skills necessary for work in the field of mental health and the care for the mentally ill. Its member societies are presently 138, spanning 118 different countries and representing more than 200,000 psychiatrists. Read More
The WPA is an association of national psychiatric societies, presently 138, spanning 118 different countries. Here you will find the recent news on the activities of the WPA Member Societies.
WPA Position Statement on Mental Health in the Workplace
Mental Health in the workplace refers specifically to those who are employed, have or develop mental health problems and may lose their work as a result of their mental ill-health.
WPA Guidance Papers are published
WPA Secretary General, being the editor of the WPA Website and the WPA News, facilitates the process of their publication. Here you will find the recent news on related activities. Facts about www.wpanet.org
WPA Thematic Congress, Melbourne, 25-28 Feb 2018- Innovations in Psychiatry: Effective Interventions for Health & Society
New ideas, new discoveries, new ways of implementing advances and new technological solutions are fundamental to the work of modern 21st Century psychiatry.
WPA Berlin 2017 Elections- List of Candidates
The next WPA General Assembly will be held in Berlin, Germany on 10 October 2017. After careful review of the WPA Standing Committee on Nominations, please find below the list of candidates for the positions open for election:
WPA Berin 2017- Educational Programme: Courses open for booking
Take a look at the high-quality educational programme Dear Colleagues,
For five days this October, psychiatry and psychotherapy will be a prominent feature in the German capital city.
WPA calls for greater global focus on improving quality of mental health care for women in the perinatal phase
Geneva, 8th March 2017. To coincide with International Women’s Day, the World Psychiatric Association (WPA) has issued a statement which calls for an improved worldwide focus on perinatal mental healthcare.
Our Goodwill Ambassadors
Big Bang Theory Actor Kunal Nayyar, film director Dr Mohan Agashe, Mr. Suresh Oberoi (International Actor) and B.K. Shivani (International motivational speaker) are our Goodwill Ambassadors.