2012-2015

FOUNDERS

Goffredo BARTOCCI (Italy)
Jon M.STRELTZER (USA)
Wen-Shing TSENG (USA) 1935-2012
Ronald WINTROB (USA)

President: Kamaldeep BHUI (UK)
President Elect: Sergio J. VILLASEÑOR-BAYARDO (Mexico)
Secretary: Xu-Dong ZHAO (People’s Republic of China) until 09/17/2013
Secretary: Micol ASCOLI (UK) since 09/18/2013

Treasurer: Vittorio INFANTE (Italy)

ADVISORS

Wolfgang JILEK(Canada)
Masahisa NISHIZONO (Japan)
Joseph WESTERMEYER (USA)

WCPRR EDITOR IN CHIEF

Vittorio DE LUCA (Italy)

NEWSLETTER EDITOR

Nasir WARFA (UK)

REGIONAL ADVISORS

James BOEHNLEIN (USA)
Fumitaka NODA (Japan)

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Tsuyoshi AKIYAMA (Japan)
Renato D. ALARCON  (USA)
Riyadh AL-BALDAWI  (Sweden)
Micol ASCOLI (UK)
Nikolay BOKHAN (Russian Federation)
Daniel DELANOE (France)
Ahmed R. EL-DOSOKY  (Egypt)
Roberto LEWIS-FERNANDEZ  (USA)
Francis G. LU  (USA)
Sung Kil MIN  (Republic of Korea – South Korea)
Harry MINAS (Australia)
Seggane MUSISI  (Uganda)
Laurence J. KIRMAYER (Canada)
Ragu RAMANATHAN (RAGURAM) (India)
Carlos A. ROJAS MALPICA (Venezuela)
Thomas STOMPE (Austria)
Sergio J. VILLASEÑOR-BAYARDO (Mexico)
Shuiyuan XIAO (People’s Republic of China)

Goffredo BARTOCCI (Italy) additional member

OPERATIONAL GROUP

Chair: Paul LEUNG (USA)

Jean-Louis AILLON (Italy)
Hans-Joerg ASSION (Germany)
Daniel CHEN (USA)
Kenneth FUNG (Canada)
Jie LI (People’s Republic of China)
Anibal MARTEL (Mexico)
Larry MERKEL (USA)
Graciela ONOFRIO (Argentina)
Maria A. OQUENDO (Mexico)
Albert Chaitram PERSAUD (UK)
Nasir WARFA (UK)
Jinfu ZHU (People’s Republic of China)

SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP


Chair: Riyadh AL-BALDAWI (Sweden)

Science, Faith and Mental Health, Chairs: Goffredo BARTOCCI (Italy),Armando FAVAZZA (USA), Simon DEIN (UK) – Secretary: Micol ASCOLI (UK) – Treasurer: TBA

Art, Media & Mental Health, Chair: Jacques Arpin (Switzerland) – Co-Chair:Erminia COLUCCI (Italy)

Intercultural Psychotherapy, Chair: Aida ALAYARIAN (UK) – Secretary:Micol ASCOLI (UK)Treasurer: TBA

Culture and Psychiatric Diagnosis, Chair: Renato D. ALARCON (USA)

AFFILIATED ORGANIZATION


Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria Cultural
Chair: Marcos DE NORONHA (Brazil)
www.abe.org.br

Centre Françoise Minkowska
Chair: Marianne MINKOWSKI (France) Directeur du pôle Enseignement et Recherches: Rachid BENNEGADI (France)
http://www.minkowska.com

Deutsch-Türkische Gesellschaft für Psychiatrie, Psychotherapie und Psychosoziale Gesundheit
Chair: Meryam SCHOULER-OCAK  (Germany)
http://www.dtgpp.de

Ethnic-Cultural Psychiatry Division of Chinese Psychiatric Society & Chinese Medical Association
Chair: Xu-Dong ZHAO (People’s Republic of China)

Grupo Latino Americano de Estudios Transculturales
Chair: Sergio J. VILLASEÑOR-BAYARDO (Mexico)
http://www.gladet.org.mx

Interkulturelle Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Migration Referat of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychiatrie, Psychotherapie und Nervenheilkunde
Chair:  Meryam SCHOULER-OCAK   (Germany) http://www.dgppn.de/dgppn/struktur/referate/transkulturellepsychiatrie.html

International Association of Ethnopsychologists and Ethnopsychotherapists
Chair: Nikolay BOKHAN (Russian Federation)
http://www.tomskinstitute.mental-health.ru

Istituto Italiano di Igiene Mentale Transculturale
Chair: Goffredo BARTOCCI (Italy)

Japanese Society of Transcultural Psychiatry
Chair: Fumitaka Noda (Japan)
http://www.jstp.net/Index_E.htm

Transcultural Special Interest Group of Italian Society of Psychiatry
Chair: Vittorio INFANTE (Italy)
http://www.psichiatria.it/chi-siamo/sezioni-speciali

Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture
Chair: Steven WOLIN (USA)
http://psychiatryandculture.org

Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
Chair: Andreas BURCKHARDT (Switzerland)
http://www.swisstph.ch

Transcultural Section of Canadian Psychiatric Association
Chair: Lisa ANDERMAN (Canada)
http://transculturalpsychiatry.ca

Transcultural Section of Dutch Psychiatric Association
Chair: Mario BRAAKMAN (Netherlands)

Transcultural Special Interest Group of Royal College of Psychiatrists
Chair: Hellme NAJIM (UK) http://www.rcpsych.ac.uk/workinpsychiatry/specialinterestgroups
/transculturalpsychiatry.aspx