Puerto Rico Psychiatric Society
A District Branch of the American Psychiatric Association

living in cyberspace since 1997
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Vamos a Crecer Award. The media can contribute to mental health of citizens

Part of history, the law that created the Puerto Rico Board of Medical Examiners

the New "Junta de Licenciamiento y Disciplina Medica"

Health Care Reform according to the American Psychiatric Association (bilingual version)

Position statement of the APA on the concept of Recovery from mental illness.

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some of the original Psychiatry leaders in Puerto Rico

Convention 2003 | Convention 2004 | Convention 2005 | Convention 2006 | Convention 2007 | Convention 2008

clinical practice guidelines | Your may report adverse effects to medications to the Food and Drug Administration | Official Statement before the Evaluation Commission of the Health Department | Position on the death penalty
healthy minds: new for public i>nformation | Analysis of Mental Health Program (pdf Spanish version only) | Organic Law, ASSMCA 1993
other links | Self-help Organizations | On Quality and Managed Care | The Psychotherapies | MEDLINE | Puerto Rico in "Psychiatric News" | Choosing a psychiatrist Consumers Research Council | Find other APA members | Famous psychiatrists | roles of psychiatrists in disasters | Free medicines if you qualify | EMERGENCY PHONE NUMBERS | US Government | Government of Puerto Rico | 140+ Centers for treatment of substance abuse | Centers for treatment of mental disorders | Puerto Rico 2000 Mental Health Law 408| Puerto Rico 2008 Law 183 that amends the mental health Law| | Patient's Bill of Rights and Responsibilities: Spanish only version | humorous and other images of "psychiatrist" ] over 700 movies on "psychiatrists""\ | Medicare First Coast Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico newspapers
Caribbean Business | El Nuevo Dia | El Expresso de Puerto Rico | El Vocero | Primera Hora | El Mundo

The Washington Post on Health | The New York Times on Mental Health


El Mundo de Espana | El diario Vasco | De Republica Dominicana: El Nacional

translations: translations

Veterans have their own usefulwebpage

The American Psychiatric Association is a national organization of physicians, founded in 1844 and whose 35,000 members (over 140 in Puerto Rico) specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders including substance dependence.

We dedicate this web page to the psychiatrists of Puerto Rico and to their patients, actual and potential.

write to:
Puerto Rico Psychiatric Society
C/O Brenda Matos, MD
40 Via Enramada
Trujillo Alto, PR 00976-6165

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