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Country reports

  • Franziska Baessler, Florian Riese, Mariana Pinto da Costa, Livia
    de Picker, Olga Kazakova, Athanasios Kanellopoulos, Roland Grassl,
    Thomas Gargot, European Federation of Psychiatric Trainees, Marisa
    Casanova Dias Letter to the editor : Becoming a psychiatrist in Europe:
    the title is recognized across the European Union, but what are the
    differences in training, salary and working hours? World
    Psychiatry vol 14: number 3, October 2015
  • Blum, J., & Jauhar, S. (2012). Portrayals of Mental Illness
    in Different Cultures: Influence on Training. In A. Fiorillo, I. T.
    Calliess, & H. Sass (Éd.), How to Succeed in Psychiatry (p.
    122‑135). John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/9781119953661.ch8/summary

Exchange program

  • Casanova Dias, M., Orlova, M., Pinto da Costa, M., Saje, M.,
    Trebbau, H., Jovanovic, N., … Pascan, A. (2013). 897 – European
    federation of psychiatric trainees (efpt) exchange programme: building
    links across europe. European Psychiatry, 28, 1.
  • Dias, M. C., Orlova, M., & da Costa, M. P. (2013). Training
    abroad? Not so difficult. The Lancet Global Health, 1(3), e136.
  • Dias, M. C., Pinto da Costa, M., & Bausch-Becker, N. (2012).
    P-1491 – EFPT exchange programme: A new project towards a global
    future. European Psychiatry, 27, Supplement 1, 1.
  • Pinto da Costa, Orlova, del Valle, Barrett, Trebbau, Jovanovic, …

Forum and
general informations about EFPT

  • European Federation of
    Psychiatric Trainees. (2015, June 28). In Wikipedia, The Free
  • Wojciechowska, I. “European Federation of Psychiatric Trainees:
    Rezydent na stażu w Londynie” Psychiatra, No. 3/2015 (10), September
  • Giacco, Bartoli, Di Puorto, Palumbo, Piras, Rubinacci, &
    Rubinacci. (2014). [Can psychiatric trainees have a role in the
    improvement of training? The first 20 years of European Federation of
    Psychiatric Trainees]. Rivista di Psichiatria, 49(1), 50‑5.
  • Pontarollo, A., Lasfar, M., Feteanu, C., & Mugnier, G.
    (2014). La formation en psychiatrie en Europe. Compte-rendu du 21e
    forum de l’European Federation of Psychiatric Trainees. L’information
    psychiatrique, 90(1), 79‑83. doi:10.1684/ipe.2014.1156
  • Nawka, A., Rojnic Kuzman, M., Giacco, D., Wuyts, P., Simmons, M.,
    Favre, G., & Bausch Becker, N. (2011). ECP09-01 – European
    federation of psychiatric trainees: Visions for the future. European
    Psychiatry, 26, Supplement 1, 1805. doi:10.1016/S0924-9338(11)73509-X
  • Day, E., Grimmer, C., & Lloyd, A. (2002). Psychiatry training
    in Europe a brief history of the European Federation of Psychiatric
    Trainees. Psychiatric Bulletin, 26(4), 152‑154. doi:10.1192/pb.26.4.152
  • Gribbin, N. (1999). The European Federation of Psychiatric
    Trainees (EFPT). European Psychiatry, 14(8), 468‑469.
  • Vermeiren, R., & Claes, S. (1999). Trainee organizations in
    Europe: a historical overview. European Psychiatry: The Journal of the
    Association of European Psychiatrists, 14(2), 111‑112.
  • Cornwall, P. L., & Sheldon, L. (1997). The Fourth European
    Trainees Forum. Psychiatric Bulletin, 21(2), 117‑117.
  • Sheldon, L., & Cornwall, P. L. (1996). The Third European
    Trainees Forum. Psychiatric Bulletin, 20(2), 106‑106.
  • Van Beinum, M. (1993). European Trainees Conference. Psychiatric
    Bulletin, 17(2), 96. doi:10.1192/pb.17.2.96

Coercive Measures


Training in psychiatry

Biological treatments

  • F. Riese, S. G. (2014). Pharmaceutical industry interactions of
    psychiatric trainees from 20 European countries. European Psychiatry.
  • F. Riese, S. G. (2013). 721 – European psychiatric trainees and
    their interactions with the pharmaceutical industry: results from the
    efpt-prirs study. European psychiatry : the journal of the Association
    of European Psychiatrists, 28, 1. doi:10.1016/S0924-9338(13)75941-8
  • Jauhar, S., Guloksuz, S., Andlauer, O., Lydall, G., Marques, J.
    G., Mendonca, L., … European Federation of Psychiatric Trainees’
    Research Group. (2012). Choice of antipsychotic treatment by European
    psychiatry trainees: are decisions based on evidence? BMC Psychiatry,
    12, 27. doi:10.1186/1471-244X-12-27
  • Jauhar, S., & Research Group of the European Federation of
    Psychiatric Trainees. (2009). Are new drugs for schizophrenia better
    than old ones? Lancet, 373(9671), 1249; author reply 1249‑1250.
  • S Jauhar, S. G. (2009). Trends in drug prescription of young
    psychiatrists and trainees: a survey of the European Federation of
    Psychiatric Trainees' Research group. Die Psichiatrie, 6(2),


Mental health and
Burn-out among psychiatry trainees

Child and adolescent

  • Hendrickx, Gaelle & De Roeck, Veronique & Russet, Frédérick & Dieleman, Gwendolyn & Franić, Tomislav & Maras, Athanasios & McNicholas, Fiona & Paul, Moli & Santosh, Paramala & Schulze, Ulrike & Signorini, Giulia & Singh, Swaran & Street, Cathy & Tuomainen, Helena & Verhulst, Frank & Wolke, Dieter & Purper-Ouakil, Diane & Tremmery, Sabine. (2019). Transition as a topic in psychiatry training throughout Europe: trainees’ perspectives. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. 10.1007/s00787-019-01309-5.
  • Moscoso, Ana, Nikolina Jovanovic, et Martina Rojnic. 2015. « Transition
    from Adolescent to Adult Mental Health Services in Europe from the
    Provider’s Perspective
    ». The Lancet Psychiatry 2 (9): 779‑80.
  • The IACAPAP Bulletin. (s. d.) http://iacapap.org/bulletins
  • Simmons, M., Barrett, E., Wilkinson, P., & Pacherova, L.
    (2012). Trainee experiences of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (CAP)
    training in Europe: 2010-2011 survey of the European Federation of
    Psychiatric Trainees (EFPT) CAP working group. European Child &
    Adolescent Psychiatry, 21(8), 433‑442. doi:10.1007/s00787-012-0275-8
  • Karabekiroglu, K., Doğangün, B., Hergüner, S., von Salis, T.,
    & Rothenberger, A. (2006). Child and adolescent psychiatry training
    in Europe: differences and challenges in harmonization. European Child
    & Adolescent Psychiatry, 15(8), 467‑475.


  • Nawka, Kuzman, Giacco, & Malik. (2010). Mental health reforms
    in Europe: challenges of postgraduate psychiatric training in Europe: a
    trainee perspective. Psychiatric Services (Washington, D.C.), 61(9),
    862‑864. doi:10.1176/appi.ps.61.9.862
  • Schulze, T. G., & Treichel, K. C. (2002). The European
    Federation of Psychiatric Trainees (EFPT)–an integral part of the
    European harmonisation of psychiatric education and practise. European
    Psychiatry: The Journal of the Association of European Psychiatrists,
    17(5), 300‑305.
  • Kollias, C. T., Margariti, M., Pappa, D., Kontaxakis, V. P.,
    & Christodoulou, G. N. (1998). Harmonisation of psychiatric
    training in Europe and the diversity of the selection, access systems
    and training programmes in the speciality of psychiatry. European
    Psychiatry, 13(7), 375‑378. doi:10.1016/S0924-9338(99)80706-8

Brain drain