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The Royal College of Psychiatrists Improving the lives of people with mental illness

Faculty of Psychiatry of Intellectual Disability


The Faculty aims to actively engage over 2,000 members in expanding knowledge about the psychiatry of intellectual disability and in the development of policy that promotes the well-being of people with intellectual disabilities.


Executive Committee, current working groups, Faculty representation, regional representatives.


Resources for professionals working in Intellectual Disability.




Resources for users and carers.



Includes - Curriculum, events, research and career path information.


Research resources for psychiatrists  working in Intellectual Disability.




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Notice of Election

Notice of Election

Vacancies will arise on the Intellectual Disability Faculty executive in 2018 (to take office from 25 June 2018) for the positions of:

  • Chair
  • Financial Officer
  • Executive Committee members (seven vacancies)

Nominations are invited by 9 March 2018.

Contact: Richa Kataria via:


Stopping Overuse of Medication in People with Learning Disability (STOMP)



Latest: October 2017




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