IACAPAP: Making Practice Accessible Globally

IACAPAP Bureau Joins South African Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Conference in Johannesburg

The 15th International Training Research Seminar (TRS) in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

A School-based Mental Health Program in Indonesia

A New Resource In Spanish

7th World Congress on ADHD in Lisbon

What to Expect at IACAPAP 2020 in Singapore

WHO and IACAPAP initiatives in worldwide capacity strengthening in child mental health services

Shaping the future of child and adolescent psychiatry

Call for Nominations for the CAPMH Liaison

Rey-ification: J M Rey’s IACAPAP e-Textbook of Child and Adolescent Mental Health

J.M. Rey’s IACAPAP e-Textbook of Child and Adolescent Mental Health

IACAPAP President: Message at the closing ceremony of the World Congress in Prague, July 2018

Message from the Editor

US – Ukraine International Collaboration

IACAPAP – Ukraine Partnerships

The 11th Annual Conference of BACAMH

Remembering John Fayyad : The Quiet Visionnaire

Message from the IACAPAP President Dr. Daniel Fung

IACAPAP News 04/2018

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health (CAPMH) has recently received an official impact factor of 2.134

A special thematic series on Child neglect and abuse has just been published in CAPMH.

ASCAPAP2015 Final Announcement

The 41st Bulletin is now available.

2015 Edition of IACAPAP Textbook Now Available

ESCAP2015 Madrid – Calls for abstracts

Congratulations to Dr. Füsun Çetin Çuhadaroğlu on being awarded the Ulku Ulgur, MD International Scholar Award

From Research to Practice in Child and Adolescent Mental Health

The 39th Bulletin is now available.

Presenting the Executive Committee

iDream Award Announcement

IACAPAP International Contribution Recipients at the 21st World Congress

IACAPAP Medal Recipients at the 21st World Congress

Highlights of the 21st Congress

Declaration of Durban

The 38th Bulletin is now available.

The IACAPAP Textbook has been expanded and updated

WHO Report on the Health for the World’s Adolescents

The 37th Bulletin is now available

Last chance to submit an abstract for the 21st World Congress of IACAPAP

World Congress 2014 Abstract Submission Extension

Application deadline for the Donald J. Cohen Fellowship is February 1, 2014

The 36th Bulletin is now available

Deputy Editor, IACAPAP Bulletin – Expressions of Interest Sought

A resource listing of more than 20 mental health and MHPSS manuals for non-specialized settings

New chapters added to the IACAPAP Textbook

WHO Survey on Adolescent Health – Please Complete

The 35th Bulletin is now available

IACAPAP welcomes the Kuwait Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health

IACAPAP’s Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health Journal

The 34th Bulletin is now available.

Upcoming conferences

Adolescents expressing school massacre threats online: something to be extremely worried about?

Newtown Massacre – IACAPAP’s responsibility and commitment to action

IACAPAP’s Autism Declaration (2012)

The 33rd Bulletin is now available

Constitution Update

Welcome the Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions in Nigeria

Publications launched at the Paris Congress 2012

The 32nd IACAPAP Bulletin is now available

News from the 20th IACAPAP World Congress held in Paris from July 21st to 25th, 2012

75 Years with IACAPAP

Paris Congress Abstract Book now available

IACAPAP Textbook of Child and Adolescent Mental Health is now available

5th International Congress of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Iran

IACAPAP 2014 Website is now available

Dr. Mario Pagenel Global Mental Health Delivery Fellowship – Rwanda

Dr. Mario Pagenel Global Mental Health Delivery Fellowship – Haiti

Invitation to the National Faculty Conference, October 2012, Sydney, Australia

Apply for the Donald J. Cohen Fellowship Award

The November 2011 issue of the IACAPAP Bulletin is now available

IACAPAP 2012 – Openings and Deadlines

The June 2011 issue of the IACAPAP Bulletin is now available

World Association for Infant Mental Health – World Congress

Register for the IACAPAP 20th World Congress 2012 Paris, France

The February 2011 issue of the IACAPAP Bulletin is now available


Dr Daniel Fung is married to Joyce and the father of 5 grown up children. He is currently the Chairman Medical Board of Singapore’s Institute of Mental Health since 2011. Dr Fung is an Adjunct Associate Professor at all 3 medical schools in Singapore.

Dr Fung is currently the President of the International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions. He was awarded the National Day (Public Service Administration (Bronze)) Award in 2017 and the National Medical Excellence Award (Team) in 2018 for his work on community and school based mental health.

Dr Fung is interested in the treatment of emotional and behavioural disorders in children and he has advocated for the development of child mental health services and strategies through his research

Dr Fung’s research is supported by the National Medical Research Council and other agencies. He has co-authored over 160 peer reviewed research papers (118), books (32) and book chapters(18).


Dr. Christina Schwenck is professor for Special Needs Educational and Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology at the University of Giessen, Germany. She is a trained child and adolescent psychotherapist (specification behavior therapy) and a trained supervisor. Her research interests comprise selective mutism, conduct disorder, and children of parents with mental illness. She has published 56 articles in peer-reviewed journals and several book chapters on childhood mental health. She is editor of three book series on child and adolescent psychotherapy, psychology in school and psychotherapeutic children´s books. In her free time, she follows her passion for photography around the globe.

Dr. Schwenck is currently the Secretary General of the International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions (IACAPAP). Her vision is to strengthen training and promotion of child and adolescent mental health professionals, particularly in low- and middle-income countries, including long-term mentorships for early career scientists and clinicians in this important field. Furthermore, she aims at alluring allied professions for IACAPAP to enhance active collaboration between professions in order to provide optimal supply for children and adolescents with mental health problems.