A NEW

BEGINNING

Designed with meticulous care and coded to perfection, the new IPS web-portal is a one stop solution for all things IPS. Sign-up for your account today.

Designed with meticulous care and coded to perfection, the new IPS web-portal is a one stop solution for all things IPS. Sign-up your IPS account, socialize, & become a part of the movement.

Designed with meticulous care and coded to perfection, the new IPS web-portal is a one stop solution for all things IPS. Sign-up for your own IPS account & create your profile. Submit news, events, socialize, & become a part of the movement.

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Years

Founded on 7th January 1947, in the year of the Indian Independence, IPS has persistently endeavored to advance the field of mental health in the country.

Founded on 7th January 1947, in the year of the Indian Independence, IPS has persistently endeavored to advance the field of mental health in the country, through health advocacy, social activism, policy guidance & medical research.

Founded on 7th January 1947, in the year of the Indian Independence; the IPS has persistently endeavored to advance the field of mental health in the country. IPS tirelessly acts on health advocacy, social activism, policy guidance & medical research.

Academic

EXCELLENCE

The IPS publishes its own indexed medical journal, books, treatment guidelines and position statements to help professionals working in the field of mental health.

The IPS publishes its own renowned indexed medical journal - 'The Indian J Psychiatry'. IPS also publishes books, treatment guidelines and position statements to help professionals, patients and policy makers working in the field of mental health.

The IPS publishes its own renowned indexed medical journal - 'The Indian J Psychiatry'. IPS also publishes books, treatment guidelines and position statements to help professionals, patients and policy makers working in the field of mental health.

Research

Leadership

The IPS conducts multicentric pan-India studies, provides research grants, fellowships, travel grants, and multiple awards.

The IPS conducts multicentric pan-India studies, provides research grants, fellowships, travel grants, and multiple awards. The IPS also conducts year-round conferences, CMEs & workshops and the yearly ANCIPS.

The IPS conducts multicentric pan-India studies, provides research grants, fellowships, travel grants, and multiple awards. The IPS also conducts year-round conferences, CMEs & workshops and the yearly ANCIPS.

TOGETHER

UNITED & FORWARD

With more than 6000 members, 5 zones, 27 subcommittees, 21 specialty sections and 23 task forces, the IPS leads mental health in India.

With more than 6000 members, 5 zones, 27 subcommittees, 21 specialty sections and 23 task forces, the IPS represents a massive endeavor of mental health professionals in India to safeguard the interests of the vulnerable, to prevent discrimination against sufferers and to banish stigma for Mental Disorders.

With more than 6000 members, 5 zones, 27 subcommittees, 21 specialty sections and 23 task forces, the IPS represents a massive endeavor of mental health professionals in India to safeguard the interests of the vulnerable, to prevent discrimination against sufferers and to banish stigma for Mental Disorders.

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The IPS

The Indian Psychiatric Society (IPS) is the oldest & largest organization of Psychiatrists & allied mental health professionals of India.

Organization

The IPS commands an extensive national network, with 5 major Zonal Branches, 29 State Branches, & greater than 80 sub-sections.

IPS Constitution

The IPS constitution, officially adopted in 1984, with 15 articles & 45 sections forms the guiding framework of the society.

"I am honored that the fellow members of IPS have chosen me as the president of IPS which now has grown to a membership of more than 7000 specialists. My sincere thanks to the very dynamic out going executive committee. It has truly been great working with these gentlemen ensuring a very productive last year. I also welcome the new IPS executive committee which is going to take over soon and look forward to working with them in furthering the good work of our predecessors. "

 

Dr. PK Dalal

"I welcome you all to a new year, a new IPS executive committee, and a new beginning. I pledge to continue the amazing work of the past office bearers and will endeavor to bring new dynamism to our beloved association. I also thank you for your incredible support in ANCIPS 2020 and hope it was a memorable occasion of academic and social deliberation for all. I look forward to my new role as Vice-president cum President Elect and to working with the dynamic IPS EC of 2020."

 

Dr. Gautam Saha

"IPS has been at the core in sustaining efforts to bring about positive changes in mental health care, removing stigma and in highlighting the importance of undergraduate psychiatry. The future of Psychiatry is also now intertwined with digital and mental health technology and newer understanding of the brain and mind. I look forward to my task of stewardship of the IPS by actively collaborating with the EC, the sub-committees, specialty sections, task forces as well as each and every member of the society."

 

Dr. TSS Rao

"I welcome you all to the 2020 IPS Executive Committee. I thank you all for your faith in me and for your support. I pledge to continue the good work of my predecessor and will strive to move IPS into the digital era. Long live IPS!"

 

Dr. Kshirod Mishra

"Greetings from the Indian Journal of Psychiatry! The journal has brought out six issues in the year 2019, and all have been published within time. Our submission rate has doubled in the last 2 years and a lot of interest for the journal has been generated, both nationally and internationally. I thank my Editorial Board Members, Advisors, and Journal Committee Members and the IPS EC for guiding me. Finally, I thank you all for giving me the opportunity to serve as the Hon. Editor of the Journal."

 

Dr. OP Singh

"I invite you all to be active participants of the Indian Psychiatric Society in our fight for the rights of the people with Mental Illness. IPS will continue to strive to remove stigma, to protect our fellow psychiatrists and will usher in an era of digital mental health in our country. In this bittersweet moment of farewell, I thank you all for your love and support and wish all the best for the next IPS EC."

 

Dr. Mrugesh Vaishnav

"It is a proud feeling to know that IPS is becoming a visible force and an audible voice of the country. The performance of all the subcommittees have been excellent over the last two years and I take this opportunity to congratulate them all. This year, I am sure, the new EC will better our record. My part of the story is now over, and I thank you all for the love and affections you have bestowed on me during my tenure. Long Live IPS!"

 

Dr. Vinay Kumar

Get Your IPS Membership Today !

Members have full access to:

•  Public & private online user profile.
•  E-mail notifications for notices.

•  Membership Directory & Search.
•  Geo-location of Members.

•  IPS Events Directory.
•  Ability to post events to the website.

•  Awards, Fellowships & Grants.
•  IPS election & voting rights.

•  Minutes of the meetings of IPS & document archive.
•  Digital submission & tracking of membership.

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Start-up!

Using the new IPS web portal is easy. However, many of the resources & services are only available to verified members. Slide through this mini tutorial to get upto speed. Or, simply go to the online  sign-up page!

1. Sign-up!

Create an online IPS account. Creating an online account is quick, automated, free and onetime process. If you use Gmail, Facebook or Amazon, you will be right at home!

2. Fill-up!

Complete your Official IPS profile. The official profile is used by the secretariat for all online and offline communications. Provide personal numbers for contact and addresses for postal delivery. Your data is secure and private.

3. Connect Up!

Complete your Public IPS profile. The public profile is displayed to all visitors. Provide clinic or office numbers and address so that your clients, friends and other professionals can reach you.

4. Verify!

After completion of IPS profile, a new link for account verification will appear on your profile page. Request verification. The secretariat will verify & provide membership number and status. Be patient! Manual verification may take up-to 3 business days.

5. Trust Blue!

Verified members have a blue verification check-mark in profile & IPS Membership number. Only IPS registered members (Ordinary Member / Associate Member / Fellow) can hold verified accounts. If you do not have IPS membership, join today!

6. Get Going!

Your dashboard is the one stop place for managing your IPS account. Here you can view directory services, post events that you are conducting under the IPS banner, post event reports, change privacy settings… and so on!

Thats it!

Well! Thats mostly it. Enjoy your stay here and write to us about problems and feature suggestions. We are hard at work to bring some cool new stuff in 2020. You will find more details & sneak peak at the website sub committe page!