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We work to secure the best outcomes for people with mental illness, learning difficulties and developmental disorders by promoting excellent mental health services, training outstanding psychiatrists, promoting quality and research, setting standards and being the voice of psychiatry.

President Dr Adrian James

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Statement by President Adrian James on the announcement that Mr Paul Rees has won the Louis Armstrong CEO Leadership Award
Statement by President Adrian James on the announcement that Mr Paul Rees has won the Louis Armstrong CEO Leadership Award

I am delighted to announce that our chief executive, Paul Rees, has won the Louis Armstrong CEO Leadership award in the 2020 Memcom Awards for his exceptional work in leading the organisation over the past year.

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17Sep by RCPsych Press Office
Addiction services not equipped to treat the 8 million people drinking at high risk during pandemic, warns Royal College
Addiction services not equipped to treat the 8 million people drinking at high risk during pandemic, warns Royal College

Addiction services in England must receive a multi-million-pound funding boost in the upcoming spending review, says the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

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14Sep by RCPsych Press Office
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