AACP at APA 2018

May 5 - 9, 2018 | New York City

AACP Membership Meeting

Monday, May 7, 2018, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

NY Ballroom West, Third Floor, Sheraton Times Square

The following sessions and activities at the APA meeting may be of particular interest to AACP members. Members can also search for sessions targeting community psychiatry by using the

APA Session Planner and setting the topic to community psychiatry

Saturday May 5th:

Title: Monsieur Ibrahim: A Movie About Adolescent Emancipation, Father-Son Relationships, and Promotion of Racial Harmony

Time: 8-11 AM

Location: Olmstead, Seventh Floor, Marriott Marquis


Title: Warehousing–How Did We Get Here? Cutting Mass Incarceration in the United States–the Physician's Responsibility

Time: 8-10 AM

Location: Marriott Marquis


Title: Workforce Development for Public Psychiatry: Innovative Strategies to Deepen and Broaden the Pool

Time: 10-11:30 AM

Location: 1A01/01 First Level, Javits Center


Title: Inequity in the Addiction Treatment and the Drug Enforcement Systems: Reviewing Psychiatry's Role

Time: 10-11:30AM

Location: 1E10, Javits Center


Title: Introducing the LOCUS20: An Updated Version of the Level of Care Utilization System (LOCUS) for Today’s Healthcare Environment

Time: 1-2:30pm

Location: Javits Center Rooms 1D03/04


Title: Community Psychiatry Panel

Time: 1-3 PM

Location: Liberty 5, 3rd Floor, Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel


Title: Addressing the Challenges to Treatment Engagement of Individuals with Serious Mental Illness: New York State Initiatives (this is with Commissioner Sullivan)

Time: 1-4pm

Location: JJC, 1st level, Room 1E07


Title: I Am Not Your Negro: Deconstructing Racial Politics (and Implications for Psychiatry) Through the Psyche

Time: 1-4PM

Location: Marriott Marquis


Title: Addressing the Challenges to Treatment Engagement of Individuals With Serious Mental Illness: New York State Initiatives

Time: 1-4PM

Location: 1E07, Javits Center


Sunday May 6th

Title: Physician Well-Being and Burnout Workgroup

*NOTE* This is a closed session for workgroup members

Time: 8-11 AM

Location: Murray Hill, Lower Lobby, Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel


Title: An Overview of Motivational Interviewing as a Platform to Revolutionize Your Clinical Practice.

Time: 10-11:30AM

Location: Liberty Room, Marriott Marquis


Title: Women Psychiatrists and Money: Personal Practicalities, Payment, Professional Practice, and Power

Time: 10-11:30AM

Location: Times Square Marriott Marquis


Title: Beyond the Emergency: How Law Enforcement and Mental Health Providers Can Collaborate for a More Preventative Approach to Crisis and Public Safety

Time: 10-11:30AM

Location: Lyceum/Carnegie, Marriott Marquis


Title: Radical Caucus Open Business Meeting and Presentation: "THE IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON THE MENTAL HEALTH OF VULNERABLE POPULATIONS: WHAT CAN WE DO?"

Time: 12-2PM

Location: New York Marriott Marquis, 1535 Broadway, Palace room (6th floor)

*Note: No badge required


Title: Psychiatrists in Recovery: What Should I Say? What Should Be Done? Disclosing Our Experience with Mental Illness and Emotional Suffering

Time: 1-4:00 PM

Location: 1A06/07, First Level, Javits Center


Title: Colton and Manderscheid a Decade Later: Are We Moving the Dial on the Mortality Gap?

Time: 1-4:00PM

Location: Room 1E14, Javits Center


Title: Impact Lab: Social Determinants of Mental Health

Time: 1-4:00PM

Location: Room 1E15, Javits Center


Monday May 7th

Title: So You Want to Get Published How to Maximize Acceptance of Your Article

Time: 8-9:30 AM

Location: Javits Rooms 1D03/04, First Level


Title: Coordinated Specialty Care for First-Episode Psychosis (FEP): Science-to-Service Updates

Time: 8-10AM

Location: Astor Ballroom, Marriott Marquis


Title: Town Hall Meeting on Burnout

Time: 10-11:30 AM

Location: 1E08, Javits Center


Title: Caucus on Climate Change and Mental Health

Time: 12-2:00PM

Location: Riverside Ballroom, Third Floor, Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel


Title: Mental Health in All Policies: How to Partner with Lawmakers to Improve Mental Health Outcomes

Time: 1-4pm

Location: JJC 1st level, Rooms 1A04/05


Title: Mental Health in All Policies: How to Partner With Lawmakers to Improve Mental Health Outcomes

Time: 1-4PM

Location: 1A04/05, Javits Center


Title: The Gun Talk: How to Have Effective and Meaningful Conversations With Patients and Families About Firearms

Time: 3:00 PM–4:30 PM

Location: Room 1E11, First Level, Javits Center


Title: Session Convocation (The annual convocation of members receiving an honorary status, along with a special lecture)

Time: 5:30-6:30

Location: Center, Hall 3E, Level 3, Javits Center


Tuesday May 8th

Title: Using Motivational Interviewing in Working with Patient with Serious Mental Illness who are Non-Adherent with Needed Treatment

Time: 8-9:30am

Location: Liberty Room, Marriott Marquis


Title: Readmission and Reimbursement in a Time of Cutbacks

Time: 8:00 AM–11:00 AM

Location: Rooms 1A01/02, First Level, Javits Center


Title: Mind the Gap: Can Delivery of Integrated Care in Community Mental Health Centers Mitigate Health Disparities in Adults With Serious Mental Illness?

Time: 10:00 AM–11:30 AM

Location: Room 1E06, Javits Center, First Level, Javits Center


Title: How Many Lawyers Does It Take to Change a Mental Health System? Reflections on Medical-Legal Partnerships in Behavioral Health Settings

Time: 1-2:30PM

Location: Rooms 1D03/04, Javits Center


Title: Psychiatric Services Gold Star Paper: The Path to Sustainable Implementation for Digital Mental Health

Time: 1-4:30PM

Location: Room 1E09, Javits Center


Title: Conversations on Diversity

Time: 3-4:30PM

Location: Room 1E08, Javits Center


Title: Effective State Advocacy: Improving Network Adequacy and Increasing Narcan Access Laws in Connecticut

Time: 3:00 PM–4:30 PM

Location: Rooms 1A01/02, First Level, Javits Center


Title: Marijuana and Mental Health Meet the Authors session

Time: 3-4:30pm

Location: JJC, 1st level, Rooms 1E12/13