AAAP's 30th Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium registration is now open!
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 is the lead organization directing two SAMHSA grants with a coalition of national professional organizations nationwide.
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
The Addictions and Their Treatment course is an intensive three-day course. This course helps health providers to prepare for their boards or simply gain comprehensive knowledge in addictions to enhance their clinical practice.
AAAP is offering two advanced courses in 2019 for healthcare professionals who want to expand their expertise and clinical practices in the area of addiction psychiatry.
AAAP has been in the forefront of developing MOC activities for the last two years. Our goal is to help our members and affiliates demonstrate ongoing lifelong learning in Addiction Psychiatry as well as competence in their practice.
Working together, AAAP and SMI Adviser have curated a collection of online courses, resources, and expertise to help addiction psychiatrists provide evidence-based care to people who have serious mental illness (SMI).
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.
August 8, 2019
AAAP recently participated in a meeting with the Office of National Drug Control Strategy to discuss the best ways to increase the addiction medicine workforce.
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June 18, 2019
SAMHSA Awards AAAP-Led Coalition A Multi-Million Dollar Grant to Train and Mentor Clinicians Treating Opioid Use Disorders
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recently announced the award of a $6 million grant over three years to the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) and a … Read more
June 11, 2019
The American Psychiatric Association has created a series of webinars that may be of interest to you in your Addiction Psychiatry practice.
June 14, 2019, 12 – 1 pm ET
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