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Sign up for Monthly SSPC Webinar Series on Working with Refugee Families

Working with Refugee FamiliesTwenty-five million people have been defined as refugees in 2020 with millions more individuals or families displaced in an endless journey without a clear destiny. They confront enormous perils and disorganizing cultural clashes to...

New Fellowship in Community and Telepsychiatry

The University of Virginia Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences is proud to announce the establishment of a new fellowship in Community and Telepsychiatry. The Department is uniquely positioned in Virginia to provide this fellowship program. It is...

Webinar: Advocacy and Empowerment in Mental Health Promotion

Join us for our next webinar Advocacy and Empowerment in Mental Health Promotion Feb 20, 2021 10-12pm PST / 1-3pm EST Register Now Zoom Registration Event Flyer Event Details Advocacy and Empowerment in Mental Health Promotion Josephine Pui-Hing Wong, BScN MScN PhD...

SSPC Elections and Awards Nominations

Call for Nominations for Officers and Board As usual, this winter we will be sending out a ballot for election of Officers and Board members. Because positions rotate on a three-year cycle, the positions of President-elect, Secretary and Treasurer are currently open...

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SSPC Mentorship Day

SSPC Mentorship Day

Please join us for a half day mini-conference focused on mentorship. This event includes this year's Work-in-Progress and Trainee Consultation sessions that are part of our annual meeting. We will also have a plenary roundtable focused on careers in cultural...

New Fellowship in Community and Telepsychiatry

Dr. Ronald Wintrob’s Passing

Dear Friends and Colleagues: It is with great sadness to inform you that Dr. Ronald Wintrob had passed away. Dr. Wintrob had been a seminal pioneer in cultural psychiatry and the founder of SSPC, serving as president for many years. We were all delighted that he...

New Fellowship in Community and Telepsychiatry

SSPC Champions Social Justice

In recognition of the urgent and critical need to address racism and its impact on health, the SSPC is endorsing and supporting the following statements: The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) statement on police brutality and racism in America and their...

Things to Do in Providence

It takes about 45 minutes to drive across Rhode Island, or just enough time to watch the opening scenes of Interstellar on your laptop. Forstall, because historic Providence is worth a visit. East Side of Providence Brown University is located on the East Side of...