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World Psychiatric Association, Scientific Section on Impulsivity and Impulse Control Disorders

The International Society for Research on Impulsivity is an affiliate section of the World Psychiatric Association; filling the role as the Impulsivity and Impulse Control section.  The purpose of WPA affiliation is to promote collaboration produce consensus or position statements, organize joint research and collaborate in joint scientific activities.  Specifically, the International Society for Research on Impulsivity contributes toward this goal, through: 

The collection, analysis, presentation and dissemination of information concerning services, research and training in psychiatry on topics pertinent to impulsivity and impulse control disorders.