PSCAP Statement

Jan. 27, 2019 by

The Philippine Psychiatric Association (PPA) concurs with the statement of the Philippine Society for Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (PSCAP) regarding the resetting of the minimum age of criminality. We strongly oppose lowering said age to twelve (12) years old or

PPA Run Event

Sep. 3, 2018 by

In line with PPA’s advocacy to help battle the alarming issues of depression and suicide, the 1st PPA nationwide mental health advocacy run, entitled, “A Run for Life: A Race to Battle Depression” is happening on December 9, 2018, SUNDAY,

Philippine Mental Health Law 2018

Jul. 14, 2018 by

On June 20, 2018, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, signed into law, RA 11036 known as the Philippine Mental Health Act of 2018. It’s long name is known as : AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL MENTAL HEALTH POLICY FOR THE PURPOSE

Response of New Diplomates 2017

Response of New Diplomates 2017

Jun. 17, 2017 by

  By: Kenneth Ross P. Javate, MD, DSBPP Dr. Fareda Flores and the Board of Directors, Dr. Daisy Daquilanea and the Specialty Board, past PPA presidents, fellow psychiatrists, distinguished guests, families and friends, good afternoon. Awesome. Awesome is how it

2017 Outgoing President’s Address

Jun. 17, 2017 by

  By: Fareda Fatima A. Flores, MD, FPPA Good afternoon everyone. Before I start, allow me to acknowledge the presence in our convention of two previous APA presidents, we are honored by your presence. Thank you for taking time to

Presidential Inaugural Speech 2017

Jun. 17, 2017 by

PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURAL SPEECH (PPA 2017 Annual Convention) This year’s closing ceremonies would probably hold the record of being one of the longest, if not the longest, so in advance, I have made an attempt to make my inaugural speech NOT