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President’s Letter

Dear SSPC Colleague, I hope you are planning to attend our 2015 conference. The theme this year, global mental health (GMH), is on the minds  of many cultural psychiatrists right now. Look over this year’s program which can be found on the SSPC Annual Meeting page....

Executive Director’s Note

We're busy here, actively preparing for the 2015 annual meeting which is less than five months away.  Based on those all important evaluations that we're always asked to complete, we've modified the program structure a bit.  Instead of keynote speakers, and in keeping...

Letter from the President

Letter from the President

The 2014 annual meeting is only a memory. However, from my personal experience, discussions with those who attended, and from the evaluations we’ve received, the memory we share is of an exciting and gratifying professional experience with old and new friends which...

From the Desk of the Executive Director

Greetings everyone. It's hard to believe that summer is half over and the 2014 Annual Meeting was two months ago. I hope everyone is having a good summer despite the weather. In terms of numbers our meeting in San Diego was the best ever, with a total of 126 people...

Help us stay organized!

As the organization grows in size and complexity it becomes increasingly more important for us to stay organized, especially since we are such a geographically diverse group. For that reason we are asking you to please use the psychcult2015@gmail.com box only for dues...

Letter from the President

2014 is off to an excellent start for SSPC. Under Roberto's leadership, the Program Committee has put the finishing touches on what will prove to be one of our best meetings ever. We received an abundance of excellent abstracts on this year’s theme of trauma. It was...