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Thursday, January 2, 2020
Psych Summit Virtual Event for Psychiatry »
PsychSummit is a virtual, co-creation event developed in partnership between the New York County Psychiatric Society...
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Milwaukee County, community health centers forge mental health partnerships »
December 17, Wisconsin Health News The Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division has entered into partnerships with...
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
DHS requests Medicaid rate increase for psychiatrists »
December 4, Wisconsin Health News The Department of Health Services submitted a plan to lawmakers Tuesday that wou...
Friday, November 22, 2019
Milwaukee behavioral health clinic set to open next year »
November 22, Wisconsin Health News Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers is planning a new clinic delivering menta...
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Psychocutaneous medicine: a new frontier of psychiatry »
Ladan Mostaghimi, MD Honorary Assoc/fellow of L&S/Integrative Biology Professor Emerita of the University of Wisco...

WPA News
Thursday, December 12, 2019
President's Message, December 2019 »
John Schneider, MD As we rapidly approach the Winter Solstice, or the day the “Sun stands still” before the “return of...
Thursday, December 12, 2019
Get to the Right Job Faster »
Wisconsin Psychiatric Association Job Seeker Stretegies...
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Don't Bet Against Your Burning Out! »
H. Steven Moffic, M.D. Are you burning out to some degree professionally? It’s a 50/50 chance that you are. Worseni...
Friday, November 1, 2019
Autism Spectrum Disorder Across the Lifespan is theme for WPA Annual Conference »
Mara Pheister, MD, Conference Chair Historically, Child & Adolescent Psychiatrists have been experts in diagnosis...
Monday, October 14, 2019
Emergency Psych Task Force Update »
Tony Thrasher, D.O., DFAPA, Co-Chair WPA/WACEP Emergency Psych Task Force The joint task force between WPA and t...

Legislative Updates
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Lawmakers consider emergency detention reforms »
January 21, Wisconsin Health News A new proposal would create a pilot program in western Wisconsin so law enforcement...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Senate acts on advance directives, suicide prevention proposals »
January 22, Wisconsin Health News The Senate approved bills on advance directives, suicide prevention and mental healt...
Monday, December 30, 2019
What Is APA Doing in the Nation's Capital? »
APA's Department of Government Relations has released its latest update on advocacy activities regarding the policies and...
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Bill would pilot mental health program in Outagamie County schools »
December 18, Wisconsin Health News Lawmakers are considering a pilot program aimed at supporting school staff working...
Monday, December 16, 2019
Committee plans vote on emergency detention transportation bill »
December 12, Wisconsin Health News An Assembly committee plans to vote next week on a bill that would make it clear...

APA News
Monday, December 30, 2019
January Course of the Month - ADHD in College Populations »
January Course of the Month   ADHD in College Populations – Diagnosing and Dosing in an Era of Diversion...
Monday, December 23, 2019
APA Fall Assembly Recap Report »
November 2019 This digest of events during the November Assembly meetings held in Washington, DC summarizes oral present...
Monday, December 2, 2019
Make a Difference through Advocacy »
APA works every day to shape policies and legislation that advance our profession and promote the highest quality of care...
Monday, December 2, 2019
Find a Psychiatrist Database »
Help patients find you by joining the Find a Psychiatrist database. The database is exclusively offered to APA members...
Monday, December 2, 2019
Dec. 11 Webinar - Identifying Effective Solutions: Reducing Psychiatric Boarding in Emergency Rooms »
Make plans to participate in a webinar co-hosted by the American Psychiatric Association, the American College of Emergenc...

Members in the News
Monday, December 30, 2019
WPA Members Achieve Fellow Status »
The Wisconsin Psychiatric Association congratulates five members who recently achieved Fellow status with the American Psy...
Monday, December 30, 2019
Eight WPA Members Advance to Distinguished Fellow Status »
The American Psychiatric Association recently announced the latest group of members to have been approved for advancement...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Symposium to Address Self-Disclosure of Mental Illness, Burnout Symptoms »
April 2, Psychiatric News, American Psychiatric Association Is it helpful to tell others that you, a psychiatrist, h...
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
WPA Member Announces Book Release »
Longtime APA and WPA member, H. Steven Moffic, MD, has shared news of the release of his new book, Islamophobia and Psych...
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Membership Milestones »
The American Psychiatric Association recently announced the latest group of members to have been approved for advancement...