American Psychiatric Association

The Washington State Psychiatric Association is a district branch of the American Psychiatric Association, the largest Psychiatric organization in the world. WSPA is a professional, non-profit corporation serving more than 500 psychiatrists in the state of Washington. WSPA advocates on behalf of members and their patients, 
provides quality continuing medical education programs, and educates the public on mental health issues. 

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Resources

WA State Covid-19 Healthcare Vaccination Requirements
APA COVID-19 Resource Center
Additional COVID-19 Resources

Thank you to our Presenters and Attendees at the Virtual Spring CME Meeting

Brief Psychotherapy Approaches: Targeted Interventions in the Clinic, Hospital, or Emergency Room

The Mission of the WSPA

To promote public understanding of psychiatry through public education, and advocacy for patients and their interests.

To provide a professional group identity among all psychiatrists in Washington State by promoting peer support and collegiality.

To promote professionalism in the practice of psychiatry by providing continuing professional education, reviewing members' professional qualifications, and reviewing ethical concerns.


Benefits of Membership


The Latest Research and Clinical Studies

Resources for You and Your Practice


Professional Development

Lifelong Learning and Continuing Medical Education (CME)

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