Because venturing into the realm of mental health policy can be daunting for some APA members, the Association is serving as a bridge between psychiatry and legislation.
The new Recovery to Practice course is designed to help psychiatrists and mental health professionals foster a deeper relationship with patients, say the course developers.
The Scientific Program Commitee of the Institute on Psychiatric Services has ensured that integrated care topics have a prominent place on this year’s program.
The APA Board of Trustees examines factors that are poised to change the way many psychiatrists practice their specialty.
Stigma remains one of the largest deterrents keeping people from accessing needed mental health care, and the problem is especially acute among minority populations.
When it comes to exciting the palate, few cities can rival San Francisco, and a local psychiatrist offers a sampling of dining spots to help you plan your tasting menu while at the IPS this fall.
The American Psychiatric Foundation’s annual benefit raised $150,000, which will go toward community efforts to increase mental health awareness and services to underserved communities.
The Institute on Psychiatric Services, which will begin October 30, continues to include scientific sessions and networking opportunities designed specifically for residents.
Health care reform will play out locally in various ways, with changes generally driven by cost and other underlying forces that predate the ACA. Some aspects of practice, though, will likely remain unchanged.
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