Alberta Psychiatric Association

The Alberta Psychiatric Association (APA) is the not-for-profit professional organization that represents the Psychiatrists of Alberta. For more than fifty years, the APA has advocated for its psychiatrist members by:

  • Providing leadership and support for their role in the provision of quality mental health care in Alberta
  • Promoting effective professional relationships, and
  • Influencing health policy and clinical practice.

Recent News

  • 2017 APA Scientific Conference

    "United for Innovative Care in Mental Illness & Addictions"

    Registration is now open for the 2017 APA Scientific Conference and Annual General Meeting! Our Conference Planning Committee is excited to share the theme - United for Innovative Care in Mental Illness & Addictions. Check out our 4-page program here.

    Call for Abstracts: We are currently seeking workshops and presentations for the 2017 APA Conference. Three formats are available: one hour workshop, 20-minute workshop or resident presentation. The deadline for submission is Friday, December 16, 2016. The full call for abstracts is available here.

  • APA 2017 Conference

  • 2017 APA Conference

    Mark your Calendars! The 2017 APA Conference will take place from March 30 - April 2, 2017 at the Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff, AB.

  • How to Maximize Psychiatrist Billing - Free Webinar

    The team at is putting on a free noon hour webinar targeted towards Psychiatrists on March 30th, 2016. Their goal is to provide practitioners with the knowledge to improve their billing experience. The participating guest speaker is Amy Waldroff, the owner of MedSecure Billing Inc. and her knowledge of billing extends to physicians of every specialty, priding herself on her extensive knowledge and ability to spot billing errors while staying within the rules of the SOMB. Amy will be providing a talk on how to maximize Psychiatrist billing while highlighting some of the most common issues they encounter.

    ClinicAid was developed out of the need for a good set of web-based tools for Health Care Providers across Canada to make their practices easier to manage. Directly integrated with the province's health services plan, ClinicAid is always accessible and easy to set up making physician lives easier.

    If you are interested in attending the webinar, please register at the following link

  • 2016 APA Scientific Conference - Program

    The conference 8-page program is now available, find out more by clicking here.

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Upcoming Events

March 30, 2017

APA 2017 Scientific Conference and AGM
United for Innovative Care in Mental Illness & Addictions
Event Starts:

March 30, 2017
Event Ends:

April 2, 2017

Rimrock Resort Hotel - 300 Mountain Avenue, Banff, AB
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