The APA is the leading scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States, with more than 115,700 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants and students as its members.
This is the representative body for psychology and psychologists in the UK, and is responsible for the promotion of excellence and ethical practice in the science, education, and practical applications of the discipline.
The Department of Health's statutory role is to support the Minister in the formulation and evaluation of policies for the health services. It also has a role in the strategic planning of health services.
The College of Psychiatrists of Ireland is the professional body for psychiatrists in Ireland and the sole body recognised by the Medical Council and the HSE for Competence Assurance and Training in Psychiatry.
Lenus is Ireland’s foremost repository for health services research and grey literature. It was launched in 2009 and is managed by Dr. Steevens' Library staff, Health Service Executive, Dr Steevens’ Hospital, Dublin.