Membership Overview

The American Society for Adolescent Psychiatry (ASAP) is the most prominent organization dedicated to Adolescent Psychiatry. We are vibrant, diverse, and always wanting to grow!

Membership Benefits
  • Discounted member dues for Life/Life Fellow, 65+ Senior Career Psychiatrists, residents,/fellows, Early Career Psychiatrists (ECPs), residents/fellows, and members of an affiliated professional discipline

  • Discounted rates to our Annual CME meeting

  • Newsletter subscription

  • Discounted subscription to  our quarterly journal, Adolescent Psychiatry 

  • Mentoring & national fellowship opportunities

  • Opportunity for board certification in Adolescent and Young Adult Psychiatry

  • Referrals network

  • Increase clinical skills

  • Networking opportunities

  • Access to our Career Center

  • Discounted liability insurance

  • Opportunities to have a voice in advocating for the mental health needs of adolescents and young adults

  • Opportunities for residents/fellows to compete for the Lois T. Flaherty, MD Best Resident  Paper Award ($1,000) and  Best Resident Poster Session($500) that includes waived fees for our annual meeting if selected


We invite you to join ASAP to become a recognized member of the adolescent treatment community.

Regular Membership is open to all psychiatrists. Trainee Membership is open to psychiatric residents/fellows; and, Associate Membership is open to professionals with education, training, and a post-baccalaureate degree in a mental health or related field. This includes psychologists, social workers, nurses, physician extenders, counselors, non-psychiatrist physicians, and may include other disciplines. In addition to our Annual Meeting, there are constituent regional societies that meet periodically in cities such as New York.

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