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Thursday, June 15, 2017
Walker Officially Asks for Medicaid Changes »
June 8, Wisconsin Health News   Gov. Scott Walker's Department of Health Services officially asked the federal gove...
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Colón set to take lead at Lutheran Social Services »
June 6, Wisconsin Health News Héctor Colón is leaving his position as director of the Milwaukee County Department of...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Management Brings Back Fee Schedule Proposal for Workers' Compensation »
May 18, Wisconsin Health News The management side of a council charged with developing changes to the state's workers'...
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
JFC Co-Chairs Darling, Nygren to headline June 5 Newsmaker Event »
Joint Finance Committee Co-Chairs Sen. Alberta Darling, R-River Hills, and Rep. John Nygren, R-Marinette, will provide an...
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
DHS Lands $3 Million to Support Youth with Addiction and Mental Health Disorders »
May 23, Wisconsin Health News  The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration awarded the Departm...

WPA News
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...
Friday, April 21, 2017
Save the Date! October 5-6: WPA 2017 Fall Conference in Milwaukee »
The WPA 2017 Fall Conference, "Psychiatry Update: Ethics, Integrated Care, and Complex Patient Interactions," will take pl...
Thursday, April 20, 2017
President's Message, Spring 2017 »
By Jeffrey Marcus, MDHappy Early Spring Greetings: I must say – the last couple of years have just flown by…  T...
Monday, April 10, 2017
WPA Resident Vignette Competition 2017 »
By Michael Peterson, MD, PhD WPA saw excellent participation from both residents and conference attendees for the 5 t...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Psychiatrist turns Photographer? »
A photo taken by WPA Past President Carlyle H. Chan, MD was recently selected for the cover image for this month's issue o...

Legislative Updates
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Date Announced for Doctor Day 2018 »
Mark your calendars and plan to join psychiatry colleagues in Madison on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 for Doctor Day 2018! St...
Friday, June 9, 2017
State Legislative Trends Impacting Psychiatry »
Amanda Chesley Blecha, Esq., Regional Field Director,  State Government Affairs, Midwest Department of Governm...
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
State Medical Lawmakers Approve Bills Targeting Opioid Addiction »
May 3, Wisconsin Health News The Senate and Assembly passed a number of bills that are part of Gov. Scott Walker's spe...
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Senate Education Committee Backs Bills Targeting Drug Addiction »
April 25, Wisconsin Health News The Senate Committee on Education approved two bills Monday that are part of a special...
Monday, May 1, 2017
Walker Approves CBD Oil Bill »
April 18, Wisconsin Health News Gov. Scott Walker has signed into law a bill ending state penalties for those who poss...

APA News
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
APA Assembly Update, May 2017 »
Michael Peterson, MD, PhD, Assembly Rep The annual spring APA Assembly and Area 4 Council were held prior to the APA An...
Thursday, June 1, 2017
APA June Course of the Month »
Each month the APA offers a free course for members. The June course, V iolence Toward Mental Health Workers , will be pre...
Thursday, June 1, 2017
APA Urges Members to Contact your Senators »
Write Your Senators and Ask Them to Start Over with the AHCA Since the House passed the American Health Care Act (A...
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Get the emails you want from APA »
Choose Which Emails You Receive on Did you know that you can select which topics the APA emails you...
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
APA Awards Deadline is June 1st »
APA is now accepting nominations for various awards, including residency education, schizophrenia research, forensic psych...