Faculty of Consultation–Liaison Psychiatry
The Faculty of Consultation–Liaison Psychiatry (FCLP) is a RANZCP group that promotes the highest standards in clinical practice, training and research pertaining to consultation–liaison psychiatry.
The Regulations [PDF; 273 KB] of the FCLP outline the role and responsibilities of the Bi-national Faculty.
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.
The Faculty aim 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.
Current committee members
The current committee can be contacted through firstname.lastname@example.org. The chair of the FCLP bi-national committee is Dr Carol Silberberg.
All members of the College (including trainees and Affiliates) are eligible to join the Faculty.
The Regulations [PDF; 58 KB] of the FCLP outline the role and responsibilities of the Faculty membership.
Accredited membership is available for members of the College who have completed the relevant Certificate of Advanced Training, or have equivalent experience in the field. The accredited membership criteria policy outlines the pathways to receiving accredited membership.
For further information or to apply for accredited membership of the Faculty, 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.
Resources which may be of interest to those who specialise in Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry can be found here:
The Faculty contributes to RANZCP position statements, and is involved in consultations on behalf of the College.
RANZCP Faculty of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Conference 2019
20–22 September 2019
.Presentations from previous RANZCP conferences