Rates & Benefits


If you are already contributing to the field of Addiction Psychiatry and participating in AAAP events, you are an excellent candidate for membership with the Academy. We are constantly looking for dedicated and enthusiastic professionals interested in supporting our mission. By becoming a member you will save hundreds of dollars on registration fees to our meetings, trainings and conferences.

Stay informed on the latest evidenced based research on addiction with AAAP News, email bulletins and member only web site content.

Network and share knowledge with leaders in the field at our Annual Meeting, regional events and online forums.

Expand your skills and build your career. Receive essential accreditation through our certification and continuing education programs.

Receive a free subscription to The American Journal on Addictions, the most respected publication in the field €“ a $330 cost to non-members.

Qualify for substantial member only discounts on our Annual Meeting and Symposium, the AAAP Review Course, the AAAP Review Course and all AAAP sponsored meetings and activities, including the convenient online Self-Assessment Examinations, Addictions and Their Treatment Review Course, and webinar trainings.

Free Member Advertising (once approved) on AAAP’s website or newsletter.

One annual fee – no additional regional fees, no chapter dues and no extra application fees.

Less expensive than most national professional organizations.


We welcome professionals from a variety of backgrounds. AAAP offers several options for membership:

Regular/Affiliate Membership

$250 One Year

$705 Three Years

International membership

$240 One Year

$660 Three Year

Membership DiSCOUNTS

FREE medical students

$ 45 Resident / Fellows

$ 135  Early Career (first seven years out of residency)

$158 Retired Members