The SVPA-ASMAP-ASAP-SAPT is the Swiss association of psychiatric trainees and was founded in September 2009. Aims of the association are to improve psychiatric training in Switzerland, to create personal and professional networks and to represent trainee positions in relevant other organizations (such as the Swiss association of psychiatry and psychotherapy SGPP/SSPP). Collaboration is highly welcome!
assists the next generation in psychiatry
is committed to improving the working and training conditions of physicians in continuing education to the title of psychiatry and psychotherapy
promotes national and international exchanges between physicians in continuing education as a specialist in psychiatry and psychotherapy
promotes research in the field of psychiatry in areas relevant to physicians in continuing education as specialist in psychiatry and psychotherapy
networks with other organizations in mental health care
is committed to improving the treatment of psychiatric patients
plays an important role in forming opinions on the improvement of the working conditions of doctors in postgraduate training in psychiatry and psychotherapy and represents this opinion within the Swiss Society for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy (SGPP) and other institutions
The SVPA-ASMAP-ASAP-SAPT support psychiatric research in for the association important areas. Members of the Board of SVPA-ASMAP are are involved in a variety of research projects at local, national and international level.
Questions about the further training and the specialist examinations can only be answered reliable by the SGPP.
Nevertheless the Board of the SVPA-ASMAP-ASAP-SAPT will give you tips and tell you about their own experiences for planning your further training.
Should a question be very important for many we can also ask the SGPP `officially` and post the answer on this website.