PUBLIC HEALTH UPDATE: As the situation with COVID-19 rapidly evolves, SAMHSA is promoting the use of evidence-based resources and practices related to the virus. AAAP has collected a variety of resources you may find helpful while we all navigate this difficult healthcare crisis. For questions or concerns, contact us.
Be part of the leading organization for Addiction Psychiatry on the cutting edge of knowledge, policy, and information.
ABPN offers certification in the subspecialty of Addiction Psychiatry to physicians who have completed accredited residency programs in general psychiatry.
AAAP welcomes deserving medical students, residents, fellows, and early career psychiatrists to apply for one or more of our annual conference awards.
August 31, 2020
Addiction is a growing epidemic.
It demands a growing base of knowledge.
We are committed to strengthening Addiction Psychiatry specialty training, fostering careers in Addition Psychiatry, and promoting evidence-based practices in the prevention, treatment and recovery for patients.
Addictions and Their Treatment Products
These recorded courses help health providers to prepare for their boards or simply gain comprehensive knowledge in addictions to enhance their clinical practice.
AAAP maintains a job listing as a resource for all interested in the field of Addiction Psychiatry.
AAAP has been in the forefront of developing MOC activities.. Our goal is to help our members and affiliates demonstrate ongoing lifelong learning in Addiction Psychiatry as well as competence in their practice.
AAAP is the lead organization directing two SAMHSA grants with a coalition of national professional organizations nationwide.
Our ability to transform lives is only as strong as our membership. Get involved!
Become part of a growing and scientifically robust community of Addiction Psychiatrists committed to evidence-based practices and expanding the visibility and role of Addiction Psychiatrists.
AAAP's Annual Meeting is focused on providing the latest advances in research and clinical practice, opportunities for networking and just having fun.
AAAP has an active and vibrant selection of committees. Getting involved is always rewarding and a great way to meet new colleagues and network.
AAAP is the lead organization in two major SAMHSA-funded grants--Providers Clinical Support System and the State Targeted Response -Technical Assistance (STR-TA) grant.
AAAP can be found all over the country, exhibiting, meeting with policy makers, and presenting. Learn how you can get involved and help make a difference.
Changing news about changing lives.
June 8, 2020
During SAMHSA’s National Prevention Week, AAAP President, Kevin Sevarino, MD, PhD and Medical Director, Karen Drexler, MD discuss telemedicine legislation during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. Bo… Read more
May 27, 2020
American College of Academic Addiction Medicine
American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry
Office of National Drug Control Policy
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic when people around the world … Read more