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VI GLADET International Congress

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the VI GLADET International Congress that will take place from June 10 to 12, 2021 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, virtually, in Spanish, with the central theme Humanities and neurosciences: the new paradigm of psychiatry. The Latin American Group for Transcultural Studies (GLADET) is made up of a […]

Dialogue between Vikram Patel and Laurence Kirmayer

In 2018, at the final session of the World Conference of Cultural Psychiatry in New York, USA, a dialogue took place with prof. Vikram Patel and prof. Laurence Kirmayer on how to bridge the gap in the need of psychiatric care in non-Western countries. Prof. Patel focused on the delivery of non-specialized care with low […]

Statement on Covid-19 and Vulnerable Populations

From the Special Interest Group on Coronavirus of the World Association of Cultural Psychiatry 09/06/2020 Since the COVID-19 virus first manifested, in the last days of 2019 and the first months of 2020, numerous countries have taken measures at the level of national governments, states or provinces, or cities to lower the spread of infection […]