International Society for Sports Psychiatry

ISSP Newsletter September 2021

Read the full newsletter here.

Q&A with new ISSP President, Dr. Carla Edwards

Get to know Dr. Carla Edwards, MSc, MD, FRCP(C)

President of the International Society of Sports Psychiatry

Updates from ISSP Committee Chairs

Education Committee - Dr. Claudia Reardon

Outreach Committee - Cindy Miller Aron, LCSW, Dr. David Harel

Mentorship Committee - Dr. Alex Strauss

Concussion Committee - Dr. David Baron, Dr. Aaron Jeckell

Scientific Committee - Dr. Alan Currie

ISSP Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct

ISSP Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct and Related Processes

There are two areas of ethics and professional conduct related to ISSP that reflect the high standards envisioned for psychiatrists in general and sports psychiatrists specifically. These are (1) Clinical practice and (2) Association practice.

Message from the Communications Committee

The Communications Committee seeks to communicate to members, potential members, and the athletic community to help establish the sub-field of sports psychiatry as a subspecialty.

ISSP Newsletter December 2020

A Glimpse into the World of DanceSport

Dr. Brigita Stenger guides us through the tumultuous journey facing dancers during the COVID-19 lockdown

A Scoreboard for Student Athlete Mental Health

Dr. Desiree Shapiro takes a moment to highlight how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected NCAA athletes

The Female Athlete

Dr. Danielle Kamis shares her perspective on women in sport, particularly for Jewish female athletes


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