COVID-19

Online Services

Mental health professionals across the country have come together to provide voluntary online telemedicine services in time of this crisis.

Mental health professionals across the country have come together to provide voluntary online telemedicine services in time of this crisis. Find the state-wise tele-psychiatry resources list here.

Mental health professionals across the country have come together to provide voluntary online telemedicine services in time of this crisis. The IPS welcomes all its members and the state branches for this magnificent effort. Find the state-wise tele-psychiatry resources list here.

COVID-19

IPS Mental Health Survey

The IPS is conducting this small survey in 10 languages to understand the impact of lock-down on mental health of people in India. You are requested to spare 10 minutes to complete this survey.

The IPS is conducting this small survey in 10 languages to understand the impact of lock-down on mental health of people in India. You are requested to spare 10 minutes to complete this survey.

The Indian Psychiatric Society is conducting this small survey to understand the impact of lock-down on mental health of people in India. This survey is available in 10 languages. You are requested to spare 10 minutes of your valuable time to complete this survey.

COVID-19

IPS Position Statement

The IPS recognizes the vital role of emotional health at all stages of the pandemic and in all groups of population. The IPS position statement addresses these issues.

The IPS recognizes the vital role of emotional health at all stages of the pandemic and in all groups of population. The IPS position statement addresses these issues.

The IPS recognizes the vital role of emotional health at all stages of the pandemic and in all groups of population. The emotional impact of the behavioral changes, the care of the persons experiencing distress and the care of pre-existing mental disorders needs to be addressed. The IPS position statement addresses these issues.

COVID-19

General Advisory

The IPS general public advisory aims to help individuals and communities navigate the rapidly evolving situation. Other specific advisories will follow soon.

The IPS is working in close liaison with other medical associations & Government. The IPS general public advisory aims to help individuals and communities navigate the rapidly evolving situation. Other specific advisories will follow soon.

The IPS is working in close liaison with other medical associations & Government. The IPS general public advisory aims to help individuals and communities navigate the rapidly evolving situation. Other specific advisories will follow soon.

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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.

IPS President’s Message on COVID-19 Pandemic

Prof. P K Dalal,
President, Indian Psychiatric Society,
Head, Department of Psychiatry, KGMU, Lucknow
Dated: 21-3-2020

Dear Colleagues,

The COVID-19 pandemic is great challenge for us, and it has disrupted our daily lives in personal and professional spheres beyond our expectations. Governments across the world are taking unprecedented steps to curtail the spread of illness and quick succession of changes are happening around us, making people bewildered and confused. Additionally, the working of every organization and professional bodies are being affected. We are also resetting our own priorities and conducting public planning, interactions and activities through digital medium and telecommunication.

We are all aware that the effects of COVID-19 are not limited only to our physical health but are going to affect the psychological and emotional health of large number of people in the country. As mental health professionals, it is our responsibility and duty to deal with the current situation with great courage, extraordinary spirit and resilient mind-set. Please share with us your endeavours and we will be more than happy to be a part of these activities, plans and initiatives and help you in your endeavours… Read More

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.

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!

IPS Contacts

Connect with us:

President
PK Dalal
Phone: 9415025665
E-mail[email protected]

Vice-President
Gautam Saha
Phone: 9830055235
E-mail[email protected]

Hon. General Secretary
TSS Rao
Phone: 9845282399
E-mail: [email protected]

Hon. Treasurer
Dr. Kshirod Mishra
Phone: 8902488025
E-mail: [email protected]

Editor (Indian J Psychiatry)
Om Prakash Singh
Phone: 09434013231
E-mail[email protected]

Past President
Mrugesh Vaishnav
Phone: 9825767565
E-mail[email protected]

Past General Secretary
Vinay Kumar
Phone: 9431011775
E-mail[email protected]

Council Members

Connect with us:

Abhay Matkar
Place: Karnataka
Phone: 9448450565
E-mail: [email protected]

Adarsh Tripathi
Place: UP
Phone: 9651970700
E-mail: [email protected]

M. Aleem Siddiqui
Place: UP
Phone: 7607358897
E-mail: [email protected]

Amrit Pattojoshi
Place: Odisha
Phone: 9438148100
E-mail: dramritp[email protected]

Jaisukh Maganlal Parmar
Place: Gujarat
Phone: 9651970700
E-mail: [email protected]

Kaushik Chatterjee
Place: Maharashtra
Phone: 9819419114
E-mail: [email protected] gmail.com

Laxmi Kant Rathi
Place: Maharashtra
Phone: 9823077550
E-mail: [email protected] gmail.com

Savita Malhotra
Place: Chandigarh
Phone: 9872000894
E-mail: [email protected]