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The 2022 Mental Health Services Conference

American Psychiatric Association Logo - The Mental Health Services Conference, October 13-14, 2022, Washington, D.C.

Facing Our Future Together : Empowering mental health care teams with practical solutions to emerging challenges

  •  Capital Hilton Hotel, Washington, D.C.
  •  Thursday, October 13, 8:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  •  Friday, October 14, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  •  Up to 17.5 CME/CE Credits

Register Today

The 2022 Mental Health Services Conference will bring together the whole team caring for those with mental illness, including psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, primary care physicians, social workers, and more, to collaborate on practical advice to influence systems-level change for their patients. Join us in-person in Washington, D.C. at the Capital Hilton Hotel, October 13-14, as we work together to develop practical solutions to solve real-world issues.

Space is limited, so register today to reserve your spot at the conference!

Presented in Partnership with:

SMI Adviser A Clinical Support System for Serious Mental Illness Logo
American Psychiatric Association Foundation Logo

Featured Speakers

Each session at the conference features a multidisciplinary panel of mental health experts, representing the whole team caring for those with mental illness. See more featured speakers here.

Rebecca Brendel

Rebecca W. Brendel, M.D., J.D.,
President, American Psychiatric Association

Frank Worrell

Frank Worrell, Ph.D., M.A.,
President, American Psychological Association

Leslie Olek

Leslie G. Oleck, M.S.N., PMHNP-BC,
President, American Psychiatric Nurses Association

Mildred Joyner

Mildred C. Joyner, D.P.S., M.S.W., L.C.S.W.,
President, National Association of Social Workers

Featured Blog: Collaboration is Key to Meeting Demand for Mental Health Services

"Working as part of a team doesn’t mean ceding one’s role in treating a patient’s mental health to someone else, but rather working with others toward the best possible outcome for the patients we serve."

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Join Us in Washington, D.C. To:

  • Collaborate with primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, social workers, and more mental health professionals on systems-level solutions
  • Recognize and improve mental health disparities in the community
  • Provide culturally competent care for diverse populations
  • Identify barriers to care, including health service delivery issues
  • And much, much more

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Two Days of Mental Health Care Programming

Our two-day event features a variety of sessions on important topics impacting mental health care today including:

  • The Overturning of Roe vs Wade: Implications for Women’s Health and the Practice of Medicine
  • 988 and Crisis Care: What Happens After the Call?
  • Mental Health Professionals Role in Reclaiming Community Members from the Justice System
  • Frontline Connect: Leading on Mental Health & the Healthcare Workforce
  • Expanding Healthcare: How to Excel in Collaborative Care Teams

More Sessions & Speakers

Medical leadership for mind, brain and body.

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