The following information and resources are presented with the intention of aiding APA members in providing the absolute highest level of care possible in their clinical practices.

Practice Management

Find APA resources for effectively managing your practice.

Quality Improvement

Educational resources for APA members on performance measures.

Risk Management

Resources for members on minimizing risk in clinical practice.

Professional Interests

Discover subspecialties and other areas of interest in psychiatry.


APA's research contributes to the science of psychiatric practice and mental health policy.

Clinical Practice Guidelines

Guidelines for the assessment and treatment of psychiatric disorders.


Learn more about the DSM-5.


View the ethics resources and standards for the APA.


Learn more about mental health parity enforcement.

The Physician Payments Sunshine Act

View key dates, where to review reports, and how to challenge data.

Register Your Pharmacy Benefits Complaints

If you are having difficulties with your patients’ prescription benefits management programs (PBMs), please register your complaints through our online form.


Practice Management HelpLine

If you are an APA member and need assistance with practice management issues, please contact our Helpline. Help is available on a wide variety of day-to-day practical issues that arise in managing a practice.

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