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Essential drug procurement to assist patients without psychiatric medication during the economic crisis

Due to the current economic crisis a severe shortage of medication occured in the country for all medications. Many important medications used to treat mental illness were to run out…

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Forensic Workshop

Previous NextThe Sri Lanka College of Psychiatrists and the College of Forensic Pathologists of Sri Lanka conducted a joint workshop on suicide, domestic violence and substance abuse on the 3rd…

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Regional Mental Health Meetings and Mental Health Training Programmes

The Sri Lanka College of Psychiatrists in partnership with the Asia Foundation facilitated the regional mental health review meetings conducted by the ministry of health in several rural provinces. This…

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Booklet for frontline health workers

Booklet for frontline health workers Frontline health workers were identified to be having significant mental health issues while fighting the Covid-19 pandemic. In response to this the college produced a booklet…

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Opening of Intermediate care unit in Nilaveli, Trincomalee

Opening of Intermediate care unit in Nilaveli, Trincomalee The intermediate care psychiatry unit at Nilaveli, Trincomalee was officially opened with the participation of the council members of the Sri Lanka College…

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Special hospital for COVID positive psychiatric patients

A joint project of the Ministry of Health especially DDG(NCD) Dr. Champika Wickramasinghe, Director of Mental Health Dr. Rohan Ratnayake, PDHS (Dr. Nihal Weerasooriya), RDHS (Dr. Senaka Thalagala), and the…

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