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Periscope Project Update »
The Periscope Project (TPP) is celebrating two years as a perinatal psychiatric teleconsultation program housed within Med...
Monday, July 1, 2019
Psychiatric Summary XXVIII, Summer 2019 »
Issue XXVIII, Summer 2019 by: Frederick Langheim, MD, PhD This issue marks the twenty-eighth installment consolida...
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Department of Public Instruction distributes first payments for mental health program »
June 20, Wisconsin Health News The Department of Public Instruction distributed the first payments from a new program...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Advocates: Investments in mental health consultation needed »
April 30, Wisconsin Health News Infant mental health advocates are asking lawmakers to invest in having mental health...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
New WPA President Dr. John Schneider Addresses Psychiatrist Shortage »
The WFRV-TV Green Bay News Maker Sunday Show on April 14 featured incoming WPA President John Schneider, MD, who addressed...

WPA News
Thursday, June 20, 2019
President's Message, June 2019 »
John Schneider, MD, FAPA The world it seems is in a very complex place.  We’re surrounded and beset, seemingly at...
Thursday, May 16, 2019
White Coats, Doctor Day and Advocacy »
President's Message, May 2019 John Schneider, MD Hello from Washington, D.C.!  While I won’t make it to the...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
WPA Welcomes John Schneider MD as President »
Congratulations and welcome to John Schneider, MD who officially takes over as president of the Wisconsin Psychiatric Asso...
Friday, March 29, 2019
Support the WPA-PAC »
Angela Janis, MD, WPA-PAC Board President Thank you to everyone who has contributed to the PAC!  In its first...
Friday, March 29, 2019
MCW Stakes Claim to Siggy in WPA Resident Competition »
After a fierce competition at the WPA Annual Meeting in March, the Resident Clinical Case Vignette award was presented to...

Legislative Updates
Monday, June 24, 2019
Budget would provide $15 million to HSHS Western Wisconsin to expand mental health bed capacity »
June 21, Wisconsin Health News Tucked into the state’s 2019-21 budget bill is $15 million that would head to two weste...
Thursday, June 20, 2019
WPA Legislative Update, June 2019 »
Eric Jensen, WPA Lobbyist It has been a busy time since our last Legislative Update in January… Governor Evers intr...
Thursday, June 6, 2019
Committee plans vote to expand child psychiatry consultation program »
June 5, Wisconsin Health News The lead author of a bill aiming to expand a child psychiatry consultation service said...
Monday, April 29, 2019
Suicide Prevention Task Force Begins Hearings »
April 29, Wisconsin Health News State health officials and advocates briefed lawmakers last week on how to support s...
Friday, January 11, 2019
WI Legislative Update, January 2019 »
Eric Jensen, Jensen Government Relations, LLC After what feels like a never-ending election cycle, the 2019-20 Session...

APA News
Monday, July 1, 2019
Course of the Month: A Computer Decision Support System for First-Episode Psychosis Pharmacotherapy »
July Course of the Month - A Computer Decision Support System for First-Episode Psychosis Pharmacotherapy Coordinated...
Friday, June 14, 2019
APA Member Patrice Harris, M.D., Takes Office as President of AMA »
Patrice Harris, M.D., M.A., a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association (APA), was sworn in on June 11 as President o...
Monday, June 3, 2019
Course of the Month: Culturally Sensitive Clinical Care of Older LGBTQ Adults »
The population of the United States is aging and growing increasingly diverse, creating a demographic imperative to addres...
Monday, June 3, 2019
New CME Module on the Impact of Microaggression on Mental Health Outcomes »
APA’s Division of Diversity and Health Equity has produced a new CME module focused on how microaggression affects mental...
Monday, June 3, 2019
Graduating Residents - Advance your APA/WPA Membership »
Attention graduating residents! As you prepare to graduate from your training program, take time to complete your APA m...

Members in the News
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...