Advocacy Affiliate Membership

Any groups or organizations of patients, carers or advocates in the field of psychiatric disorders, particularly mood disorders can apply for membership of the Society.

Annual Conference

  • Reduced registration to the Society’s annual meeting for members of the advocacy group
  • Opportunity to submit proposals for symposia and workshops for inclusion to the meeting’s programme under a dedicated advocacy stream

Networking Opportunities

  • Opportunity to interact directly and on-line with key opinion leaders and other colleagues and advocates within the field

Publications and Information Dissemination

  • Opportunity to contribute to the Society’s newsletter

Public Engagement and Advocacy

  • Opportunities to organize advocacy and public engagement events with the support of the Society during our International meetings (and locally?)

Research and Education

  • Opportunities to partner with the Society on research initiatives relevant to patient and care giver experiences
  • Opportunity to partner with the Society on public education or psycho-education initiatives


Please contact the ISBD Office for more information:

International Society for Bipolar Disorders
P.O. Box 7168
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
United States of America

Phone:  (412) 802-6940 
Fax: (412) 802-6941