Section of Rural Psychiatry
The Section of Rural Psychiatry (SRP) promotes the highest standards in clinical practice, training and research pertaining to the practice of psychiatry in rural and remote locations.
Rural psychiatry is the practice of psychiatry in rural and remote locations. The SRP recognises the unique set of skills required for practice in remote locations.
The SRP aims to:
- promote the objectives of the College relating to rural and remote psychiatry
- advise on and advocate for training in rural and remote locations
- advance and disseminate research in rural and remote psychiatry
- contribute to and promote the highest standards of clinical practice.
News and updates
March 2019 [PDF; 141 KB]
The chair of the Section of Rural Psychiatry bi-national committee is Dr Mathew Coleman.
To contact the committee, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
All members of the College (including trainees and Affiliates) are eligible to join the SRP. For further information on membership, please email email@example.com.
The Regulations [PDF; 55 KB] of the SRP outline the role and responsibilities of Section membership.
The Section contributes to RANZCP position statements, and is involved in consultations on behalf of the College.
.Rural policy and advocacy page
There are no current events for the Section of Rural Psychiatry.