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Friday, March 23, 2018
Governor Walker Proclaims April 23-29 National Addiction Treatment Week in Wisconsin »
Scott Walker, Governor of Wisconsin, signs  proclamation   declaring April 23-29, 2018 "Addiction Treatment Aw...
Sunday, March 11, 2018
April 11 Behavioral Health Virtual Job Fair »
On April 11, a  virtual job fair  will be hosted by the Health Resources and Services Administration, an agency...
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Darold Treffert, MD receives Lifetime Achievement Award »
Darold Treffert, MD, psychiatrist and world-renowned expert on autism and savant syndrome, received a Lifetime Achievement...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Milwaukee County aims to complete crisis services redesign by late 2020, early 2021 »
February 27, Wisconsin Health News Milwaukee County is hoping to implement a redesign of its mental health crisis sys...
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
March 13 Panel: The future of mental health in Milwaukee »
Milwaukee's mental health system is in flux. The county is moving forward with overhauling the way it delivers c...

WPA News
Friday, March 23, 2018
Siggy Returns to UW after 2018 Resident Case Competition »
The 2018 WPA Resident Vignette Competition took place during the Annual Conference earlier this month at The Edgewater in...
Thursday, February 22, 2018
President's Message, February 2018 »
Justin Schoen, MD Dear Colleagues, As we thaw from the final days of substantial cold, I wanted to share a few upda...
Friday, January 5, 2018
President's Message, January 2018 »
By Justin Schoen, MD As we have now entered 2018, I want to take a moment to reflect back on 2017. As a professional a...
Thursday, October 26, 2017
President's Message, October 2017 »
By Justin Schoen, MD On the coat tails of a successful fall meeting, I wanted to share a number of thoughts and updates...
Thursday, June 8, 2017
President's Message, Summer 2017 »
Justin Schoen, MD, FAPA It is June and summer is quickly approaching. Most children are getting out of school and we a...

Legislative Updates
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Testimony calls for additional mental health funding in school safety package »
March 21, Wisconsin Health News The Senate approved a school safety proposal Tuesday that did not include an increase...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Senate wraps up work, passes opioid bills »
March 21, Wisconsin Health News The Senate approved more than a dozen bills during its final planned floor period of...
Sunday, March 11, 2018
Halverson attends Capitol bill signing »
WPA Past President and  Wisconsin Medical Society current Board Chair Jerry Halverson, MD, was in attendance Wednesda...
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Doctor Day 2018 draws record crowd »
February 1, WMS Medigram Doctor Day 2018 brought more than 450 physicians and medical students from across the state...
Friday, February 2, 2018
Advocates back bill granting unaccompanied minors emergency mental health treatment »
February 2, Wisconsin Health News  Mental health advocates back a bill that would allow unaccompanied youth acc...

APA News
Friday, March 23, 2018
President's Message, March 2018 »
Justin Schoen, MD We are coming off of an extremely successful annual meeting and I feel fortunate to have seen and ta...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
March 2018 Course of the Month - Motivational Interviewing in Context »
Motivational Interviewing (MI) has been transformational in medical care. MI is of special importance because it can be vi...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Feedback on MOC Requirements Requested for ABMS Online Survey »
The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) is inviting physicians to provide feedback on Maintenance of Certificatio...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Schwartz Chosen as next APA President-Elect »
Bruce J. Schwartz, M.D. has been chosen as the next President-Elect of the American Psychiatric Association. Dr. Schwa...
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Deadline for APA Action Papers is March 15 »
The  action paper deadline for the May 2018 APA Assembly meeting is  March 15, 2018 . Members who have an inte...