The New York State Psychiatric Association (NYSPA) is the professional medical specialty organization of psychiatrists practicing in New York. NYSPA's goal is to promote quality mental health care in New York State.
The American Psychiatric Association (APA), founded in 1844, is the world’s largest psychiatric organization. It is a medical specialty society representing more than 33,000 psychiatric physicians from the United States and around the world. Its member physicians work together to ensure humane care and effective treatment for all persons with mental disorders, including intellectual disabilities and substance use disorders. APA is the voice and conscience of modern psychiatry. Learn more