About the LPA

2014-01-21

Lithuanian Psychiatric Association is the largest organisation in Lithuania for mental health professionals whose mission is to ensure the care of community mental health. Established in 1990 it has currently been joined by the majority of Lithuanian psychiatrists. Lithuanian Psychiatric Association (LPA) works in close cooperation with other state institutions in order to shape state mental health policy. While gathering psychiatry experts in Lithuania the organisation is actively cooperating with partners in Lithuania and abroad and is a member of such well-respected organisations as Joint Committee of the Nordic Psychiatric Associations, European Psychiatric Association and World Psychiatric Association.

The main objective of the association is to unite psychiatrists, psychotherapists, residents, and public organisations of Republic of Lithuania that are concerned with mental health.

 

Date of creation: January 1990

Number of members: 500

President: Assoc. Prof. Alvydas Navickas MD, PhD

Headquarters:

Vasaros str. 5
LT-10309 Vilnius
LITHUANIA
Tel: +370 5 231 37 47
Fax: +370 5 261 10 43

E-mail address: info@psichiatrija.lt

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