Member Associations

Argentina

Association:
Website:
Contact: Professor Maria Rovaletti
Email:
Address: Juramento 1453, Piso 4 DTO 29, 1428 Buenos Aires, Argentina

 

Australia

Association: Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists - Section of History, Philosophy and Ethics of Psychiatry (SHPEP)
Contact: Associate Professor Michael TH Wong (Chair)
Email:  michael.th.wong@monash.edu
Address:  School of Psychology & Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.

Austria

Association: Österreichische Gesellschaft fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie – ÖGPP (Philosophy and Psychiatry Section of the Austrian Psychiatry Association)
Website: www.oegpp.at/html/willk.htm
Contact: Professor Micael Musalek, Association of European Psychiatrists, World Psychiatric Association, Chair ?GPP.
Email:
Address: Karl Schweighofer-Gasse 8/2/20, A-1070 Wein, Austria.
Contact: C. Haring, Vice-Chairman of ?GPP.
Contact: R. Winter, Secretary of ?GPP.

 

Balkans

Association: Balkan Academy for Philosophy, Psychiatry and Psychology: Athena Pallada
Webpage: BAPPP Charter
Contact: Prof. Drozdstoj St. Stoyanov, MSc, MD, PhD
Email:
Address: 1172 Sofia, Dianabad Complex 9, Bulgaria.
Contact: Dr. George Nikolaidis, MD, PhD.
Email:
Address: 1526 Athens, 7 Fokidos str., Greece.

 

Brazil

Association:
Website:
Contact: Ileno da Costa
Email:
Address: Departmento de Psicologia Clinica, Instituto de Psicologia, Universidade de Brasilia, Campus Darcy Ribeiro – Bloco A, Asa Norte – 70.863-110, Brasilia.
Contact: Francisco Martins
Email:
Address: SQN 107 Bloco H Apto 402, Brasilia DF-70743-080, Brasil.

 

Bulgaria

Association: Centre for Philosophy and Mental Health
Webpage: Centre Webpage
Address: University of Plovdiv, 24, Tsar Asen St., 4000 Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Telephone: ++ 359 32 261 433
Contact: Prof. Drozdstoj St. Stoyanov, MSc, MD, PhD
Email:

 

Canada

Association: Canadian Interest Group in Philosophy and Psychiatry
Website:
Contact: Dr Edwin Hersch
Email:
Address: 586 Eglinton Ave. E., Suite 707, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4P 1P2.

 

Colombia

Association: Asociacion Colombiana de Psiquiatria. Subcomite de Filosofia y Psiquiatria
Website: www.psiquiatria.org.co
Contact: Dr. Jorge Davila & Dr Marco Fierro
Email: and
Address: Carrera 18 # 84-87. Of. 403. Bogota, Colombia.

 

Czech Republic

Association:
Website:
Contact: Martin Bohar
Email:
Address: Neuroligicka Klinika, Vuvalce 84, 158 18 Praha 5, Czech Republic.

 

Denmark

Association: Danish Group for Philosophy, Medicine and Mental Health
Website:
Contact: Dr. Soren Holm
Email:
Address: Institute of Neurophysiology, University of Copenhagen, Panum Institute, Blegdamsvej 3, Copenhagen DK-2000, Denmark.
Contact: Dr. Anton Aggernaes
Email:
Address: Institute of Neurophysiology, University of Copenhagen, Panum Institute, Blegdamsvej 3, Copenhagen KD-2000, Denmark.

 

Europe

Association: European Society for Philosophy, Medicine and Society
Website:
Contact: Professor Lennart Nordenfelt
Email:
Address: Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, S-581 83 Linkoping, Sweden.

 

 

Association: ESAEM – European Society of Aesthetics and Medicine
Website: www.api.or.at/aebm
Contact: Secretary General: Dr. Mag. Martin Poltrum
Email:
Address: Anton Proksch Institut, Breitenfurterstraße 517, A-1230 Wien / Austria.
Phone: 0043 1 888 41 69
Fax: 0043 1 888 41 69 75

 

Finland

Association: Finnish Group for Philosophy, Medicine and Mental Health
Website:
Contact: Professor Ingmar Porn
Email:
Address: Department of Philosophy, University of Turku, Kunnallissairaalantie 20, 20700 Turku, Finland.
Contact: Dr. Markus Heinimaa
Email:
Address: University of Turku Psychiatric Clinic, Kunnallissairaalantie 20, 20700 Turku, Finland.
Contact: Dr Tanja Suomela
Email:

 

France

Association: L’�volution Psychiatrique
Website:
Contact: Dr Richard Rechtman, R�dacteur en chef, L’�volution psychiatrique
Email:
Address: Institut Marcel Rivi�re, 78321 Le Mesnil Saint Denis Cedex, France. Tel. 0139 387801; Fax: 0139 387704.
Contact: Professor Yves Thoret
Email:
Address: 53 Aven Anatole, 78300, Poissy
Contact: Professor Bernard Granger
Email:
Address: Hopital Necker, Enfants Malades, Service de Psychiatric Adulte, Secretariat du Pr B. Granger, 149-161 Rue de Svres, 75743 Paris Cedex 15, France.
Contact: Frantz Sammy Kohl
Email:
Address: Clinique Universitaire de Psychiatrie et de Psychologie Medicale, 30 Avenue de la Voie Romaine BP 69, 06002 NICE cedex 1, France.
Contact: Jean Naudin
Email:
Address: Service Universitaire de Psychiatrie, CHU Sainte-Marguerita, 275 Blvd de Sainte-Marguerite 13008, Marseille, France.
Contact: Professor Dominic Pringuey
Email:
Address: Clinique de Psychiatrie et de Psychologie Medicale, Pavillon J, CHU Pasteur, BP 69, 06002 NICE Cedex 1, France.

 

Germany

Association: Referat Philosophische Grundlagen der Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, DGPPN (National German Psychiatric Association)
Website: www.dgppn.de
Contact: PD Dr. Martin Heinze, Chairperson of the Philosophy Section in DGPPN
Email:
Address: Klinikum Bremen-Ost, Zuricher Stre. 40, 28325 Bremen, Germany.
Contact: Prof Dr Thomas Fuchs, Co-Chair of the Philosophy Section in DGPPN
Email:
Address: Psychiatrische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Vosstr 4, 6915 Heidelberg, Germany.

Association: Gesellschaft f�r Philosophie und Wissenschaften der Psyche (GPWP)/Society for Philosophy and The Science of Psyche
Website: www.gpwp.de
Contact: Dr. Christian Kupke, c/o Charit? Klinik f?r Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie Schumannstr.
Email:
Address: 20/21, 10117, Berlin, Germany.

 

India

Association: National Alliance for Mental Illness, Indian Chapter.
Website: www.nami.org
Contact: Dr Pankaj Sarup Bhatnagar
Email:
Address: Zoological Survey of India, M-Block, New Alipore, Kolkata 700 053, West Bengal, India.

 

International

Association: International Association for Bioethics.
Website:
Contact: Professor Ruth Chadwick
Email:
Address: Centre for Professional Bioethics, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 2HE, UK.
Association: World Psychiatric Association
Website:
Contact: Professor Michael Musalek
Email:
Address: Karl Schweighofer-Gasse 8/2/20, A-1070 Wein, Austria.
Contact: Professor Bill (KWM) Fulford
Email:
Address: Co-Chair of the Section for Philosophy and Humanities, World Psychiatric Association. Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, England.

 

Israel

Association: Society for Philosophy, Counseling and Psychotherapy
Website:
Contact: Dr. Ran Lahav
Email:
Address: 25 Yarmin Street – Mevascret Zion, 90805, Israel.

 

Italy

Association: Societ� Italiana per la Psicopatologia
Website:
Contact: Dr. Giovanni Stanghellini
Email: Giovanni.stanghellini@inpponline.org
Address: Viale Don Minzoni 45, 50100 Firenze, Italy.
Contact: Professor Arnaldo Ballerini
Email: arnaldoballerini@tiscalinet.it
Address: Via Venezia 14, Firenze, Italy.
Association: Italian Research Unit on Philosophy and Psychiatry
Website: www.bioethics.it
Contact: Dr. Emilio Mordini, Centre for Science, Society and Citizenship. Professor of Bioethics. Secretary of the Bioethical Commission of the National Research Council (CNR).
Email: e.mordini@bioethics.it
Address: Via Sistina 37, 00187 Roma, Italy.
Association: Psychoanalytic Institute for Social Research
Website:
Contact: Dr Emilio Mordini
Email: e.mordini@bioethics.it
Address: Psychoanalytic Institute for Social Research, 11 Passeggiata di Ripetta, 00186 Rome, Italy.
Association: Florence Centre for the History and Philosophy of Science
Website:
Contact: Alessandro Pagnini
Email: pagnini@philos.unifi.it
Address:
Association: Crossing Dialogues: Association for Intercultural and Interdisciplinary Dialogues
Website: www.crossingdialogues.com/
Contact: Dr Alessia Pizzimenti, Psychologist, President of the Association
Email:
Contact: Prof. Massimiliano Aragona, Chair of Philosophy of Psychopathology, Editor Dialogues in Philosophy, Mental and Neuro Sciences
Email:
Email:
Address: via Gaetano Sacchi 16, 00153 Rome, Italy

 

Japan

Association: Japanese Association for Psychiatry and Philosophy
Website:
Contact: Dr. Takeshi Utsumi
Email: utsumi@med.teikyo.u.ac.jp
Address: Department of Psychiatry, Tokyo University School of Medicine, 2-11-1, Kaga, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo, 173-8605, Japan.

 

Netherlands

Association: Dutch Foundation for Psychiatry and Philosophy
Website:
Contact: Professor Evert van Leeuwen
Email:
Address: Vand der Boechirst Stratt 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, Holland.
Association: Psychiatry & Philosophy Section of the Dutch Association of Psychiatrists
Website:
Contact: Professor Gerrit Glas
Phone: +31 38 4565 848
Email: g.glas@dimence.nl
Email: glasg@xs4all.nl
Address: Dimence – Zwolle (Schuttevaerkade 80-88), P.O.Box 110, 8000 AC ZWOLLE, The Netherlands.

 

New Zealand

Association: Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists History and Philosophy of Psychiatry Special Interest Group
Website: www.ranzcp.org/fellowship/special-interest-groups.html
Contact: Chair: Dr Richard White
Contact: Executive member: Dr. Stephanie Winfield
Email:
Address: Australia/New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, 2/97 Edgecliffe Road, Bondi Junction – NSW 2002, Australia.
Association: New Zealand Group for Philosophy and Psychiatry
Website:
Contact: Professor Grant Gillett, Professor in Medical Ethics
Email: grant.gillett@stonebow.otago.ac.nz
Address: Bioethics Research Centre, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin.
Contact: Dr. Richard Mullen
Email: richardm@healthotago.co.nz

 

Northern Ireland

Association: Northern Ireland Ethics Forum
Website:
Contact: Dr. Bob Taylor, President
Email: drbobtaylor@yahoo.com
Address:

 

Norway

Association: Group of Philosophy, Norwegian Psychiatric Association
Website:
Contact: Dr. Erik Falkum
Email: erik.falkum@psykiatri.uio.no
Address: Diakonhjemmet Hospital, 0319 Oslo, Norway.

 

Portugal

Association:
Website:
Contact: Professor Maria Luisa Figueira, Head of Psychiatry Department
Email: canessa@mail.telepac.pt
Address: Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon, P 1649-028, Lisbon, Portugal.

 

Romania

Association: Association of Free Psychiatrists of Romania
Website:
Contact: Professor Aurel Romila
Email: aurel.romila@univermed-cdgm.ro
Address: Pentru Dialog-Social, 120 Calae Victoriei, Sector 1, Bucharest, Romania.

 

Russia

Association: Independent Psychiatric Association of Russia
Website:
Contact: Dr Yuri Savenko, Member of the Council of Experts at the Russian Ombudsman for Human Rights
Email: info@npar.ru
Address: 1922, 11 Novy Arbat Str., Moscow, 119019, Russia. Tel +7095 291 9081; 291-8469.
Association: Moscow Group for Philosophy and Psychiatry
Website:
Contact: Dr Elena Bezzubova
Email: ElenaBezzubova@cs.com
Email: ebezzubo@uci.edu
Address: 1 Myasnikovskaya, dom 20, kv.42, Moscow 107564, Russia; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, University of California; Clinical Associate, Southern California Psychoanalytic Institute. 2014 Sawtelle Blvd, W Los Angeles, CA 90025.

 

Scandinavia

Association: Nordic Network for Philosophy, Medicine and Mental Health
Website:
Contact: Dr. Jennifer Bullington
Email:
Address: Department of Health and Society-Linkoping University, 58183 Linkoping, Sweden.
Contact: Dr Frederik Svenaeus
Email: fredrik.svenaeus@sh.se
Address: Department of Philosophy, Sodertorn University College, Box 4101, 141 04 Huddinge, Sweden.

 

Scotland

Association: Scottish Group for Philosophy and Psychiatry
Website:
Contact: Dr. David Tait
Email:
Address: Murray Royal Hospital – Perth PH2 7BH.
Contact: Dr Eric Matthews
Email:
Address: Department of Philosophy, King’s College, Old Aberdeen, Scotland, AB9 2UB.
Contact: Dr Iain Smith
Email:
Address:

 

South Africa

Association: Philosophy of Psychiatry Special Interest Group (POP-SIG) of the South African Society of Psychiatrists (SASOP)
Website: www.up.ac.za/pemh
Contact: Professor Werdie van Staden
Email:
Address: Department of Psychiatry, University of Pretoria, PO Box 667, Pretoria 0001, South Africa.
Contact: Professor Dan Stein
Email: dan.stein@curie.uct.ac.za
Address: Department of Psychiatry, University of Cape Town, Groote Schuur Hospital ? J Block, Observatory 7925, South Africa.

 

Spain

Association: Societa de Historia Y Filosofia de la Psiquiatria
Website:
Contact: Professor Filberto Fuentenebro, President Sociedad de Historia y Filosofia de la Psiquitria
Email:
Address: Dep. de Psiquiatria, Faculdad de Medicina, Universidad Complutense, 28040 Madrid, Spain.
Association: Fundacion Archivos de Neurobiologia
Website:
Contact:
Email: jose.lazaro@uam.es
Address: Jose Lazaro, Fundacion Archivos de Neurobiologia, Antonio Palomino, 8 – 5. ? Izq., 28015 Madrid, Spain.

 

Sweden

Association: Svensk Förening för Filosofi och Psykiatri (SFFP)(Swedish Association for Philosophy and Psychiatry)
Website: http://sffp.se
Email:
Contact: Helge Malmgren, Founder and President of SFFP.
Email:  helge.malmgren@filosofi.gu.se
Contact: Professor Lennart Nordenfelt, European Society for Philosophy, Medicine and Society.
Email:
Address: Dept. of Philosophy, Linguistics and Theory of Science, University of Gothenburg, Box 200, 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden
Association: Nordic Network for Philosophy, Medicine & Mental Health
Website:
Contact: Dr Frederik Svenaeus
Email:
Address: Department of Philosophy, S�dert�rn University College, Box 4101, 141 04 Huddinge, Sweden.

 

Switzerland

Association:
Website:
Contact: Professor Norman Sartorius (Former Head, Mental Health Section, World Health Organisation).
Email:
Address: 14 Chenin Colladon, 1209 Geneva, Switzerland.

 

Turkey

Association: Psychiatry and Philosophy Working Unit of the Turkish Psychiatric Association Compos Mentis, Psychiatry and Philosophical Activity Group
Website: www.psikiyatri.org.tr/
Contact:
Email: bahar@psikiyatri.org.tr
Address: Yesim Sokak No. 20, 80630 Akatir, Istanbul
Contact: Professor Yaman Ors
Email:
Address: Department of Deontology, Akdeniz University Medical Faculty, Campus, Dumlupinar Bulvari, 07070, Antalya, Turkey.

 

United Kingdom

Association: Royal College of Psychiatrists Philosophy Special Interest Group
Website: www.rcpsych.ac.uk/college/specialinterestgroups/philosophy.aspx
INPP Webpage: for past newsletters, reports and minutes of the RCP Philosophy SIG
Contact: Abdi Sanati, Chair, Royal College of Psychiatrists Philosophy Group
 
Address:
Contact: Professor KWM Fulford
Email:
Address: Royal College of Psychiatrists, 17 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PG, England.
Contact: Dr Gwen Adshead
Email:
Address: The Psychotherapy Department, Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berkshire, RG45 7EG, UK.
Contact: Professor Ruth Chadwick (President, International Association of Bioethics; Founder Editorial Board Member PPP; Co-editor, Bioethics.)
Email:
Address: Department of Philosophy, University of Lancaster, Lancaster, England.
Association: Scottish Philosophy Special Interest Group of the Royal College of Psychiatrists
Website:
Contact: Eric Matthews, Founder, Scottish Philosophy Special Interest Group
Email:
Address: Department of Philosophy, King?s College, Old Aberdeen, Scotland, AM9 2UB, UK.
Contact: David Findlay
Email:

 

United States of America

Association: Association for the Advancement of Philosophy and Psychiatry (AAPP)
Website: www3.utsouthwestern.edu/aapp/
Contact: Nancy Potter, President, AAPP
Email:
Address: Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical School, F282/2A, 2450 Riverside Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA.
Contact: Linda Muncy
Email:
Address: Department of Psychiatry, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd., Dallas, Texas 75390-9070.
Contact: Professor Jennifer Radden
Email:
Address: Department of Philosophy, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA 02125, USA.
Contact: Dr Jim Phillips
Email:
Address: 88 Noble Avenue, Milford, CT 06460, USA.
Contact: Professor John Sadler
Email:
Address: Department of Psychiatry, UT Southwestern, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390-9070, USA.
Contact: Dr Phillip Sinaikin, Continental Philosophy and Psychiatry Special Interest Group of the AAPP
Email:
Address: 265 N. Causeway, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169, USA.
Contact: Professor Larry Davidson
Email:
Address: #160 CMHC/Yale, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA.

 

Association: Philosophical Issues in Psychiatry
Website: http://uncchphilosophyandpsychiatry.wordpress.com/
Contact: Dr. Gary Gala (UNC Psychiatry) and Dr. Dan Moseley (UNC Philosophy and Psychiatry).
Email: daniel.moseley@unc.edu
Address: Departments of Philosophy and Schools of Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill and Duke University