Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture

A nonprofit, interdisciplinary organization devoted to furthering research, clinical care & education in cultural aspects of mental health & illness.

42nd Annual Meeting

COLLABORATING FOR JUSTICE AND EQUITY
Bridging Divides and Healing Wounds
Apr 22 2021 – Apr 24 2021
12:00pm EDT to 4:30pm EDT

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Webinar: Beyond Anti-Asian Racism: Healing Intergenerational Traumas through Cross-Racial Social Justice Work

Join us for our next webinar Beyond Anti-Asian Racism: Healing Intergenerational Traumas through Cross-Racial Social Justice Work Saturday, April 17,...

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About Us

The Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture (SSPC) is a nonprofit, interdisciplinary organization devoted to furthering research, clinical care and education in cultural aspects of mental health and illness. We aim to promote cultural psychiatry in North American professional groups and to collaborate with national and international organizations in the development of policy and practice. Primarily rooted in North America, we provide an interface for domestic and international interests of cultural psychiatry and mental health.

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Advance your career in cultural psychiatry. Network and collaborate with cultural psychiatry experts in research, education, and clinical care. Members receive discounts on our annual meeting registration and free access to recorded versions of our webinars.

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SSPC Statement Denouncing Anti-Asian Racism

SSPC Statement Denouncing Anti-Asian Racism

In the wake of the recent killings at Atlanta and the worrisome increasing acts of violence against Asian Americans and Asian Canadians, the SSPC strongly denounces anti-Asian and all forms of racism. While there has been a long history of anti-Asian racism and...

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Mentorship for Trainees

The purpose of the Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture (SSPC) Mentorship Program is to foster professional relationships between physician/professional members and trainee-members

Gain Belonging

Create and strengthen a sense of belonging for professional members and trainee-members within the Society.

Enrich Interests

Enrich trainee-members’ interest in cultural psychiatry.

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Provide access to resources and opportunities for scholarship, supervision and networking in order to enhance the professional development of mentees and their mentors.