Geriatric Psychiatry

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Culture, Heritage, and Diversity in Older Adult Mental Health Care

This new offering from APA Publishing is designed to train mental health clinicians to deliver culturally sensitive care to an increasingly diverse patient population.

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Weinberg Award

Honors a psychiatrist who has demonstrated special leadership in clinical practice, training, or research into geriatric psychiatry.
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Hartford-Jeste Award

Recognizes an early-career geriatric psychiatrist who has made noteworthy contributions to geriatric psychiatry through excellence in research, teaching, clinical practice, and community service.
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Council on Geriatric Psychiatry

The Council on Geriatric Psychiatry focuses on the special mental health needs of older adults. The council’s work stands at the intersection of psychiatry and other medical specialties. It recognizes that integration of care is vital to the well-being of geriatric patients. The council accomplishes its goals by initiatives related to education, research, and clinical care in geriatric psychiatry.