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.
The Regulations [PDF; 85 KB] of the SRP outline the role and responsibilities of the bi-national Section.
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.
Current committee members
The current committee can be contacted through email@example.com.
All members of the College (including trainees and Affiliates) are eligible to join the SRP. For further information on membership, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Regulations [PDF; 55 KB] of the SRP outline the role and responsibilities of Section membership.
► April 2015 Section of Rural Psychiatry Newsletter [PDF;643 KB]
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.