Quality Advocacy for Psychiatry.

Welcome to the California State Association of Psychiatrists. We proudly represent approximately 1,500 psychiatrists in California dedicated to delivering the best in mental health care and emotional therapy for patients. 

We are California’s largest and premier statewide psychiatric association, and the only psychiatric association in California affiliated with the American Psychiatric Association. Whether at the local, state or federal level, CSAP advocates for the policies that best serve our profession and our patients. 

If you’re experiencing a mental health crisis, help is available.

For 24/7 confidential support, call the national suicide prevention hotline at 1-800-273-8255
or text HOPE to 916-668-4226

Ryan Haight – Telehealth 

APA is currently working with the American Telemedicine Association to urge the Department of Justice and the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) to promulgate regulations to offer

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