Program Topics

APA's Annual Meeting covers the full breadth of psychiatric topics, with a focus on the most pressing issues facing your practice and patients.

With 300 sessions and courses, the Annual Meeting in New Orleans covers the full range of psychiatry and mental health. More than 50 individual topics in psychiatry will be featured, including (but not limited to):

This year's program includes

  • Diversity and Health Equity
  • Global, Political, and Social Issues
  • Administrative Psychiatry
  • Trauma- and Stressor-Related Disorders
  • Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
  • Suicide and Risk Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Residents, Fellows, and Medical Students
  • Academic Psychiatry
  • Community Psychiatry
  • Technology (EHR, Telepsychiatry, Apps)
  • Emergency Psychiatry
  • Integrated and Collaborative Care
  • Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Quality and Outcome Studies
  • Military/Veterans and Their Families
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • International Collaborations
  • Religion and Spirituality Psychiatry
  • Wellness
  • Biological Psychiatry
  • Women's Health
  • Ethics
  • Physician Well-Being and Burnout
  • Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders
  • Pain Management
  • Sleep-Wake Disorders
  • Neurocognitive Disorders
  • Prevention
  • Psychoanalysis
  • AIDS and HIV
  • Eating Disorders
  • Patient Safety
  • Personality Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Neuroscience and Genetics
  • International Medical Graduates (IMGs)
  • Diagnosis/Assessment
  • Somatic Treatments (ECT, rTMS, DBS, etc.)
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Bipolar and Related Disorders
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Practice Management
  • Treatment (other non-pharmacological)
  • Brain Imaging
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Paraphilias
  • Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Recovery
  • Sexual Dysfunctions
  • Somatic Symptom Disorders
  • Complementary and Integrative Medicine (CAIM)
  • End of Life and Palliative Care

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2022 Meeting Theme

Learn more about this year's theme, Social  Determinants of Mental Health

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