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Monday, September 30, 2019
Support Advocacy When You Renew your Membership »
It’s time to renew your APA and WPA membership for 2020! APA works daily to shape policies and legislation that advance...
Monday, September 30, 2019
October Course of the Month: Early Intervention in Psychosis »
Early Intervention in Psychosis: 21st Century Implementation Challenges is the theme for the October 2019 Course of the Mo...
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
PsychSummit Virtual Event Collaboration »
Attention Psychiatry Residents! Mark your calendars for PsychSummit: How to Change the World & Get Paid , a virtual e...
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Call for Nominations: App Advisor Expert Panel »
APA is forming an expert panel to develop its forthcoming resource, App Advisor, a tool for clinicians and patients to i...
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
August Course of the Month - Being a Good Partner to Law Enforcement: Strategies for Crisis Provid »
Individuals experiencing a mental health crisis are at increased risk for contact with law enforcement, often with tragic...
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...
Thursday, May 2, 2019
Course of the Month: Treatment of Youth with Early Psychosis »
May Course of the Month:  Identifying and Engaging Youth with Early Psychosis Utilizing Internet and Social Media Pla...
Monday, April 29, 2019
Wisconsin Meet-Up at APA 2019 »
Heading to the APA 2019 Annual Meeting in San Francisco? Make sure to stop by the Univ. of Wisconsin Dept. of Psychiatry W...
Thursday, March 28, 2019
Course of the Month: Complementary and Integrative Approaches to Autism Spectrum Disorder »
APA April 2019 Course of the Month Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are common and complex neurodevelopmental disorders...
Thursday, March 28, 2019
WPA Leaders Attend APA Fly-In »
In early March, APA held its 2019 Federal Advocacy Conference in Washington, D.C. The two-day event was attended by ove...
Monday, January 28, 2019
February Course of the Month - Psychiatrists and the Treatment of Pain »
Concerns about undertreatment of pain have led to rapid growth in the rates of prescription opioids and a dramatic increas...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
January Course of the Month: Levels of Care in Adolescents with Substance Use Disorders »
The transition from childhood to adolescence and subsequently adulthood are unique developmental periods with significant...
Friday, December 21, 2018
APA's 2019 Federal Advocacy Conference is March 11-12 »
APA's 2019 Federal Advocacy Conference in Washington, DC is a unique opportunity to lobby members of Congress on issues th...
Friday, December 21, 2018
APA/APAF Fellowship Applications Due January 31, 2019 »
The American Psychiatric Association Foundation (APAF) is accepting applications through January 31, 2019 for eight Fellow...
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Renew Your Membership for 2019 »
Thanks to your continued support, APA has accomplished many of the goals we set this past year. Please renew your membersh...
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
November Course of the Month: Comorbidity of Marijuana and Mental Illness »
Accumulating evidence from psychiatry implicates marijuana use, especially in adolescence, as a risk factor for poor educa...
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
October Course of the Month: Major Depression in Children »
Recent research suggests that the Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL) Anxiety/Depression scale can help identify children at h...
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WPA Leader Chou Recognized for Mentorship »
Longtime WPA leader Dr. Clarence Chou was recently selected by the APA Assembly Committee of Resident-Fellow Member R...
Monday, June 13, 2016
June 29 APA Webinar on MACRA »
The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) permanently repealed the old Medicare SGR formula and set...
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Transitioning to DSM-5 & ICD-10-CM" Free Webinar »
"Transitioning to DSM-5 and ICD-10-CM" is a free webinar that will be offered on Tuesday, July 8, at 3 p.m. EDT. The progr...