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The Connecticut Psychiatric Society  

"The Voice of Psychiatry in Connecticut"

 A District Branch of the APA 


 Upcoming Events

4/24/2014 6:15 PM   Council Meeting Attachment
Monthly meetings are held in New Haven.  Meetings follow a preset agenda, however topics are approached in a flexible and open-forum manner that encourages exploration and discussion (and sometimes lively debate) of important issues.  All members...
5/21/2014 6:00 PM   Fairfield/Litchfield Chapter Spring Dinner Meeting Attachment
Author Series Featuring:
Israel C. (Izzy) Kalman, M.S.
Helping Children Develop the Wisdom and Resilience to Deal with Bullying on Their Own
Research has been showing that the most highly regarded whole-school bullying prevention programs...
6/4/2014 6:00 PM   2014 Annual Meeting Guest Speaker: Patrick Kennedy Attachment
CPS is pleased to welcome guest speaker, The Honorable Patrick J. Kennedy, former United States Representative, Rhode Island and Co-Founder, One Mind for Research. Please see attached for registration information.

 CPS "Members Only" List Serve

The Connecticut Psychiatric Society's "members only" list serve is an excellent way for members to communicate and collaborate. It has become a great place to share ideas and information with one another instantaneously! CPS members find the list serve to be an important and useful tool when they have ideas, questions or issues that they need immediate feedback on. If you have not signed up for the "members only" list serve please do so by contacting the office at 860-243-3977 or by sending us an email at Don't miss out on this great opportunity to connect with your peers...join today!!





MISSION: The Connecticut Psychiatric Society is a District Branch of the American Psychiatric Association composed of nearly 750 members. The society is devoted to:

  • Advocating for patients and those who care for them;
  • Promoting and disseminating professional values;
  • Supporting education and career advancement; and
  • Strengthening the scientific basis of psychiatric diagnosis and treatment.

VISION: The Connecticut Psychiatric Society is an organization of psychiatrists who work to ensure access to humane care and effective treatment for people with mental illnesses.  The Society is the voice and conscience of psychiatry in Connecticut.  The Society advocates for an environment where quality psychiatric care is available for all who need it.

GOALS: The goals of the Society are to foster the science and progress of psychiatry, in cooperation with and as a constituent part of the American Psychiatric Association, to serve as an influence toward the maintenance of high professional and administrative standards and to assist the APA in promoting its aims and objectives.




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