Past Events

AGEING: THE HEALTH, SOCIAL, ECONOMIC AND CULTURAL CHALLENGES OF 21ST CENTURY. A NEW DEMOGRAPHIC REALITY

  • Deadline December 21, 2015

Essay Prize Competition 2015 organized by The Centre for Applied Research and Evaluation International Foundation (CAREIF)

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  • 12TH WAPR WORLD CONGRESS

1st – 4th November, 2015

World Congress organized by World Association for Psychosocial Rehabilitacion, Grand Hilton, Seoul, Korea

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  • GLOBAL SUICIDE AND SUICIDE PREVENTION

Deadline December 21, 2014

Essay Prize Competition 2014 organized by The Centre for Applied Research and Evaluation International Foundation (CAREIF)

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  • INTEGRANDO EL CONOCIMIENTO EN LA PRÁCTICA CLÍNICA

22th – 26th November, 2014

XXVIII Congress organized by Asociaciòn Psiquiátrica de América Latina (APAL), Cartagena de Indias (Colombia)

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  • SEEING BEYOND IN FACING DEATH

25th – 28th September, 2014

International Conference organized by Endlife Society, Padua (Italy)

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  • FOCUSING ON ACCESS, QUALITY AND HUMANE CARE

14th -18th September, 2014

XVI WORLD CONGRESS OF PSYCHIATRY organized by the World Association of Psychiatry (WPA), Madrid (Spain)

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  • PSYCHOTHERAPY MEETS AFRICA

25th – 29th August, 2014

7th World Congress for Psychoterapy organized by World Council for Psychotherapy (WCP), Durban (South Africa)

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  • ARTS IN MENTAL HEALTH

Deadline June 15, 2014

Essay Prize Competition 2014 organized by World Association of Cultural Psychiatry. A 4000-words essay around an arts-based project (or a series of initiatives) that contributes to a greater understanding of mental health/illness in any given cultural context (e.g. an arts-based prevention, advocacy, research, and/or healing project).

ARTS & MEDIA IN MENTAL HEALTH: CALL FOR PAPERS

Deadline June 15, 2014

WCPRR Call for Papers: Arts & media in mental health 2014 organized by World Association of Cultural Psychiatry.

MANAGING MENTAL HEALTH IN MULTICULTURAL SOCIETIES

3rd – 5th April, 2014

International Conference organized by Emirates Medical Association – Psychiatry Society (EMA), Dubai (UAE)

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  • THE PRESIDENT OF WORLD ASSOCIATION OF CULTURAL PSYCHIATRY NAMED NEW EDITOR OF BRITISH JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY

1st October, 2013

The Board of Director of the World Association of Cultural Psychiatry (WACP) is pleased to announce the appointment of the President Prof. Kamaldeep Bhui as new Editor of the British Journal of Psychiatry (BJP) – one of the world’s most respected medical journals.

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  • PROTECTING & PROMOTING THE MENTAL HEALT & WELL-BEING OF CHILDREN IN CARE

Deadline November 1st, 2013

Essay Prize Competition 2013 organized by The Centre for Applied Research and Evaluation International Foundation (CAREIF)

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  • THE PSYCHIATRIC AND PSYCHOTHERAPY ITALIAN REVIEW (WCPRR AFFILIATED)

1st December, 2013

On December 1st, 2013 the online review was issued (World Cultural Research Review affiliated) by the Italian Institute of Transcultural Mental Health. The Chair is the Prof. Goffredo Batocci Co-founder with Prof. Giangiacomo Rovera. It was written in italian linguage and the 50% of its papers issued come from WCPRR.

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  • TRAUMA AND ITS CLINICAL PATHWAYS: PTSD AND BEYOND

6th – 9th June, 2013

13th ESTSS Conference organized by European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ESTSS). Bologna, Savoia Hotel (Italy)

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  • SANTANDER SEMINARS: GLOBAL MENTAL HEALTH AND CULTURAL PSYCHIATRY

from April 17th to May 8th, 2013

A series of Masterclasses for Clinicians, Teachers, Researchers and Policy Leads in Global Public Mental Health organized by the Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Queen Mary University of London (United Kingdom)

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  • MIGRATION, VIOLENCE AND CULTURAL PSYCHIATRY

9th – 11th August, 2012

3rd International Congress organized by the Grupo Latino Americano de Estudios Transculturales (GLADET), Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas (Mexico)

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  • POST-NATAL DEPRESSION

Deadline December 1st, 2011

Essay Prize Competition 2011 organized by The Centre for Applied Research and Evaluation International Foundation (CAREIF)

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  • PSYCHIATRY AND CULTURE IN MULTIETHNIC ITALY

28th – 29th October, 2011

1st National Congress organized by Fondazione Cecchini-Pace. MILAN (Italy)

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  • MIGRATION CHALLENGES AND MENTAL HEALTH

18th – 20th April, 2011

1st International Conference on Cultural Psychiatry in the French Speaking World organized by the World Psychiatric Association – Transcultural Psychiatry Section and the Centre françoise Minkowska. Paris (France)

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  • PSYCHIATRY: SCIENCE AND CULTURE

28th – 30th August, 2010

2nd International Congress organized by the Grupo Latino Americano de Estudios Transculturales (GLADET), Cuzco (Peru)

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  • SPORT, EDUCATION & CULTURE: PROMOTING HEALTH, WELLBEING AND POSITIVE IDENTITY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

November 11th, 2009

International Conference organized by The Centre for Applied Research and Evaluation International Foundation (CAREIF) in association with The Barbican Centre and Visit London. London (United Kingdom)

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  • CULTURE, MIND, BODY

15th – 16th September, 2008

International Conference organized by the Russian Academy of Medical Science (RAMSci) and spponsored by the World Association of Cultural Psychiatry (WACP) and the International Association of Ethnopsychologists and Ethnopsychotherapists (IAEE), Moscow (Russian Federation).

  • PSYCHIATRY, NATURE & CULTURE. FROM SINGULAR TO UNIVERSAL

17th – 20th April, 2008

1st International Congress organized by the Grupo Latino Americano de Estudios Transculturales (GLADET), Guadalajara, Jalisco (Mexico)

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  • MULTICULTURAL DIALOGUE ON PSYCHIATRY IN A GLOBALIZING WORLD

9th – 12th September, 2007

International Conference organized by World Association of Cultural Psychiatry (WACP), Transcultural psychiatry Section of Wolrld Psychiatric Association (WPA_TPS), Society of Studies of psychiatry and Culture (SSPC). Stockholm (Sweden)

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  • THE NEW ERA OF TRANSCULTURAL PSYCHIATRY: ADVANCING COLLABORATION OF THE EAST AND WEST

27th – 29th April, 2007

International Joint Meeting organized by the Japanase Society of Transcultural Psychiatry (JSTP), the World Association of Cultural Psychiatry (WACP) and the World Psychiatry Assotiation Transcultural Psychiatry Section (WPA-TPS) at Shonan International Conference Center in Kamakura (Japan)

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  • NEW TOOLS FOR CLINICAL PRACTICE

16th – 19th August, 2006

The program of 28th Congress of the Nordic Psychiatric Associations (NPA) to be held in Tampere (Finland), will have plenary with internationally acclaimed speakers. There will be over 25 scientific Symposia on current issues in psychiatry.

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  • MSC IN TRANSCULTURAL MENTAL HEALTHCARE

May 11th, 2006

An innovative Masters program focused on health services, research and practice, ensuring that there is transfer of knowledge and skills to routine mental health practice. It is a multi-disciplinary course (teachers and students), and is in its fourth successful year. We are about to embark on an e-learning process for our future international students. Queen Mary College, University of London (United Kingdom)

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  • ADVANCED STUDY INSTITUTE: REFUGEES & FORCED MIGRATION

from May 1st to June 2nd, 2006

12th Annual Summer Program in Social & Cultural Psychiatry organized by Department of Psychiatry Division Social & Transcultural Psychiatry of Mc Gill University. Montréal, Québec (Canada)

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Hereby an invitation for a book presentation

  • LES ÉDITIONS L´HARMATTAN ET LA COORDINATION FRANCE AMÉRIQUE LATINE EN PSYCHIATRIE (COFALP). BOOK PRESENTATION. “Vers Une ethnopsychiatrie mexicaine” Sergio Javier Villaseñor Bayardo.

September 9 19:30 hrs. Sainte Anne Hospital, Paris, France.