Find a member society by region/ zone

Find a member society by region/ zone

Find a WPA Member Society 

The table below shows the WPA's four world regions and eighteen country zones.  Use the dropdown menu to explore which member societies sit within which region and zone.

Region 1. The Americas

Zone 1: Canada


Canadian Psychiatric Association




Zone 2: United States of America


American Psychiatric Association




Zone 3: Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean


Barbados Association of Psychiatrists Costa Rican Psychiatric Association Cuban Society of Psychiatry Dominican Society of Psychiatry Salvadorean Association of Psychiatry Guatemalan Psychiatric Association Honduran Society of Psychiatry Jamaica Psychiatric Association Mexican Psychiatric Association Mexican Society of Neurology and Psychiatry Nicaraguan Psychiatric Association Panamanian Society of Psychiatry Puerto Rican Society of Psychiatry




Zone 4: Northern South America


Colombian Association of Psychiatry Ecuadorian Association of Psychiatry Peruvian Psychiatric Association Venezuelan Society of Psychiatry




Zone 5: Southern South America


Argentinean Association of Psychiatrists (AAP) Association of Argentinean Psychiatrists (APSA) Foundation for Interdisciplinary Investigation of Communication (FINTECO) (Argentina) Bolivian Society of Psychiatry Brazilian Psychiatry Association (ABP) Psychiatric Association of Rio de Janeiro State (Brazil) Psychiatric Association of Rio Grande do Sul – APRS (Brazil) Society of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery (Chile) Paraguayan Society of Psychiatry Society of Psychiatry of Uruguay





Region 2. Europe

Zone 1: Canada


Canadian Psychiatric Association




Zone 2: United States of America


American Psychiatric Association




Zone 3: Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean


Barbados Association of Psychiatrists Costa Rican Psychiatric Association Cuban Society of Psychiatry Dominican Society of Psychiatry Salvadorean Association of Psychiatry Guatemalan Psychiatric Association Honduran Society of Psychiatry Jamaica Psychiatric Association Mexican Psychiatric Association Mexican Society of Neurology and Psychiatry Nicaraguan Psychiatric Association Panamanian Society of Psychiatry Puerto Rican Society of Psychiatry




Zone 4: Northern South America


Colombian Association of Psychiatry Ecuadorian Association of Psychiatry Peruvian Psychiatric Association Venezuelan Society of Psychiatry




Zone 5: Southern South America


Argentinean Association of Psychiatrists (AAP) Association of Argentinean Psychiatrists (APSA) Foundation for Interdisciplinary Investigation of Communication (FINTECO) (Argentina) Bolivian Society of Psychiatry Brazilian Psychiatry Association (ABP) Psychiatric Association of Rio de Janeiro State (Brazil) Psychiatric Association of Rio Grande do Sul – APRS (Brazil) Society of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery (Chile) Paraguayan Society of Psychiatry Society of Psychiatry of Uruguay





Region 3. Africa and Middle East 

Zone 11: Northern Africa


Algerian Psychiatric Association Egyptian Psychiatric Association Libyan Association of Psychiatry, Neurology and Neurosurgery Moroccan Society of Psychiatry Sudanese Association of Psychiatrists Tunisian Society of Psychiatry




Zone 12: Middle East


Arab Gulf Psychiatric Association Emirates Society of Mental Health Iraqi Psychiatric Association Jordan Association of Psychiatrists Kuwait Psychiatric Association Lebanese Psychiatric Society Palestinian Psychiatric Association Saudi Psychiatric Association Syrian Arab Association of Psychiatrists Yemen Psychiatrists & Neurologists Association




Zone 13: Central and Western Africa


Ghana Psychiatric Association Association of Psychiatrists in Nigeria Society of Psychopathology and Mental Hygiene of Dakar (Senegal)




Zone 14: Eastern and Southern Africa


Botswana Psychiatric Association Ethiopian Psychiatric Association Kenya Psychiatric Association Mauritius Psychiatric Association Mozambican Association of Psychiatry and Mental Health Somaliland Psychiatric Association (SOLPA) South African Society of Psychiatrists (SASOP) Uganda Psychiatric Association Zimbabwe College of Psychiatrists Zambia Psychiatric Association





Region 4. Asia and Australasia

Zone 15: Central and Western Asia


Afghanistan National Psychiatrist Association (ANPA)

Iranian Psychiatric Association

Pakistan Psychiatric Society




Zone 16: Southern Asia


Bangladesh Association of Psychiatrists Indian Association for Social Psychiatry Indian Psychiatric Society Indonesian Psychiatric Association Malaysian Psychiatric Association Myanmar Mental Health Society Psychiatrists’ Association of Nepal Philippine Psychiatric Association Singapore Psychiatric Association Sri Lanka College of Psychiatrists The Psychiatric Association of Thailand




Zone 17: Eastern Asia


Mental Health Association of Cambodia (MHAC) Chinese Society of Psychiatry The Hong-Kong College of Psychiatrists (China) The Japanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology Korean Neuropsychiatric Association (KNPA) Mongolian Mental Health Association Taiwanese Society of Psychiatry




Zone 18: Australasia and the South Pacific


The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists Papua New Guinea Psychiatric Association