• Life Members 

    AACAP Members qualify as Life Members when their age and membership years total 99. Life Members are seasoned professionals with tremendous expertise.
  • Member Resources 

    Resources and information to lead our membership through collective action, peer support, continuing education, and mobilization of resources.
  • Practice Parameters 

    Clinical practice guidelines to encourage best practices in child mental health.
  • Become an AACAP Member 

    AACAP is a professional medical organization committed to leading its membership through collective action, peer support, continuing education, and mobilization of resources.
  • 2011-2013 Presidential Initiative: Back to Project Future 

    The Back to Project Future Presidential Initiative will develop prioritized recommendations that define and promote high quality preventive and clinical services, education and training, research and advocacy in child and adolescent psychiatry across
  • Early Career Psychiatrists 

    Resources and information on career planning, leadership, economics and work/life balance for Early Career Psychiatrists.
  • Become an AACAP Distinguished Fellow  

    Attaining Fellowship status of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is a hallmark of excellence in your professional career. This membership category is reserved for members who perform far beyond adequacy and maintain a level of p
  • Award Opportunities 

    AACAP's mission is to promote the healthy development of children, adolescents, and families through research, training, prevention, comprehensive diagnosis and treatment and to meet the professional needs of child and adolescent psychiatrists throug