Section of Consultation–Liaison Psychiatry
The Section of Consultation–Liaison Psychiatry (SCLP) is an RANZCP group that promotes the highest standards in clinical practice, training and research pertaining to consultation–liaison psychiatry.
The Regulations [PDF; 196 KB] of the SCLP outline the role and responsibilities of the Section.
The Section aims to:
promote the objectives of the College relating to consultation–liaison psychiatry
advise on training in consultation–liaison psychiatry through the subcommittee of advanced training
advance and disseminate research in consultation–liaison psychiatry
contribute to and promote the highest standards of clinical practice and service development.
Consultation–liaison psychiatry is a psychiatric subspecialty focusing on the practice of psychiatry in collaboration with a range of other health professionals, usually in a hospital setting.
Current committee members
The current committee can be contacted through firstname.lastname@example.org. The chair of the SC-LP bi-national committee is Dr Carol Silberberg.
All members of the College (including trainees and Affiliates) are eligible to join the Section. For further information on membership, please email email@example.com.
In order to encourage achievements and excellence in the field of consultation–liaison psychiatry, the Section supports the Consultation–Liaison Psychiatry Prize. Further information can be found in the Awards section of the RANZCP website.
The Certificate of Advanced Training in Consultation–Liaison Psychiatry is the premier training program in Australia and New Zealand in consultation–liaison psychiatry.
The Section contributes to RANZCP position statements, and is involved in consultations on behalf of the College.
►Policy and advocacy page
The Section hosts a scientific conference. Current information can be found on the College’s Events page.
►Presentations from previous RANZCP conferences
Body in Mind 2014
AMREP Centre, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, 29 March 2014
►C-L Psychiatry Trainee Prize
Disclaimer: The events listed are provided for information purposes only, as a service to College members and the wider community. By listing an event on this page, the RANZCP is not providing an endorsement of the event.