Past Events

October 12th, 2022

AACP Board Meeting @ the MHSC in Washington, DC

Summary - to be added soon

October 5th, 2022

Policy and Advocacy Forum

An online discussion hosted by AACP Dr. Altha Stewart

Theme: Is there a role for mental health in combatting community violence?

Highlights: The attendees discussed their concerns over rising community violence and the false attribution of such violent events to people with mental health diagnoses. Social determinants of health and access to fire arms were explored as potential causes. The Policy and Advocacy Plank will continue exploring ways in which the AACP can advocate for community resources that would target a decrease in violence.

September 7th, 2022

Policy and Advocacy Forum

An online discussion hosted by AACP Dr. Ann Hackman- Chair of the Policy and Advocacy Plank

Theme: Is the current mental health crisis constituting a public health emergency?

Highlights: A mix of members in training, early career psychiatrists and AACP veterans discussed the growing staff shortage issues, pipeline problems in social work, psychology and psychiatry, burnout and the challenges and benefits of working remotely.

April 2022

The Impact of Climate Change

on Mental Health and Community Wellbeing

View the full virtual conference hosted by the Center for Public Service Psychiatry (CPSP), a state-supported Center of Excellence at the University of Pittsburgh, dedicated to increasing the behavioral health workforce of Pennsylvania

Spring 2022

APA Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA

Board of Directors Meeting - May 21st, 2022, Lowes Hotel

AACP Membership Meeting and Social Event- May 22nd, 2022 Lowes Hotel

Winter- Spring 2022

Policy and Advocacy Forum

A monthly conversation hosted by Dr. Altha Stewart on the most important aspects our membership cares about, and an opportunity to listen, be heard and inspired.

The forum will restart in the Fall 2022.

Spring 2020

Long Acting Injectable Medication approaches during COVID 19- Dr. Tony Carino

Here are resources that he provided that may be helpful:

LAI Medication Conversion Chart (link to 2nd pdf)

AACP Clinical Tips on LAI’s

Fall 2019

Board of Directors Meeting

Sheraton NY Times Square Hotel- Carnegie Suite East

Wednesday October 2nd 1-7pm

Thursday October 3rd 8:45am-2:45pm

Membership Meeting

Sheraton NY Times Square Hotel- Empire West Ballroom

Friday October 4th - 5-6:30pm

Member REception

Friday October 4th 7 - 9pm Reception

Fountain House: 425 West 47th Street, NY, NY 10036

Spring 2019

AACP Board Meeting - Members Welcome!

When: Saturday 5/18 from Noon - 3:45 pm & Sunday 5/19 from 9 am – 4 pm

Where: Hilton Hotel Union Square, Union Square Room 5 & 6

333 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, California, 94102


When: Sunday from 5 pm - 6:30 pm

Where: Hilton Hotel Union Square, Plaza A Room

333 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, California, 94102

Fall 2018

October 4-7, 2018 Chicago

Fall 2017

IPS: The Mental Health Services Conference

Enhancing Access & Effective Care

October 19-22 2017

New Orleans, LA

Thanks for a great meeting!

On behalf of the AACP Board, I want to thank everyone who took part in our membership meeting this year. It was a great to share in the exchange of ideas about how we can continue to grow in our community of community psychiatrists. It is a key priority of the board to be able to regularly connect with our membership, to gain your input and insight and to get you involved in shaping our current priorities and initiatives. In this spirit, below you’ll find a summary of the key short-term priorities the board has identified, influenced by what we heard from members:

Summer 2017

Center for Public Service Psychiatry

A Day-Long Conference

June 5, 2017

Oakland, PA

6.5.17 cpsp.pdf

Spring 2017

2017 APA Annual Meeting

Prevention through Partnerships

May 20-24 2017

San Diego, CA


Board Meetings

All Members are Welcome!

Hilton Bayfront Hotel

Saturday, May 20 - Indigo C Room

1 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Sunday, May 21 - Indigo C Room

8 a.m - 4 p.m.

Membership Meeting

Monday, May 22 - 3:30 p.m. - Aqua Salons C, D

Winter 2017

Texas Winter AACP Meeting

Inspiring & Expanding the

Psychiatric Workforce in Texas

February 2-4 2017

Dallas, TX

The Carolinas 2017

Discovering Together an Empowered Culture of Learning

January 26-28 2017

Charlotte, North Carolina

Discovering Together.docx