Mar 23rd, 2017 | APA News

Mar 22, 2017ARLINGTON, Va. March 22, 2017 — On the eve of a planned House vote on the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the American Psychiatric Association (APA) sent a letter to Congressional leaders voicing its opposition to the bill. In addition... Read More

Mar 16th, 2017 | APA News

Mar 16, 2017ARLINGTON, Va. March 16, 2017 — The American Psychiatric Association (APA) today reaffirmed its support behind the ethics guideline commonly known as “The Goldwater Rule,” which asserts that member psychiatrists should not give... Read More

Mar 10th, 2017 | APA News

Mar 07, 2017ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Psychiatric Association (APA) is deeply concerned that the proposed ACA replacement released last night will negatively impact care for people with mental illness and substance use disorders. The APA urges... Read More

Feb 28th, 2017 | APA News

Feb 28, 2017ARLINGTON, Va. — Today, the American Psychiatric Association (APA) announced that the National Network of Depression Centers (NNDC) — non-profit consortium of more than 600 faculty members from leading U.S. academic medical centers —... Read More

Feb 15th, 2017 | APA News

Feb 15, 2017ARLINGTON, Va. – Despite federal recommendations for depression screening, a new national study found that less than 5 percent of adults were screened for depression in primary care settings. The low screening rate suggests missed... Read More




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