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AACAP’s Nominating Committee is presently soliciting nominations for President-Elect, Secretary, Treasurer, and two Councilor-at-Large positions. The deadline for nominations is Monday, March 1st, 2021. Get details here.


In this installment, AACAP President Gabrielle A. Carlson, MD, speaks with Child Mind Institute President and Medical Director, Harold S. Koplewicz, MD, about successful parenting.


AACAP President Gabrielle A. Carlson, MD, addresses the violence at the United States Capitol. Read more.

Check out Talking to Children about the Violence in DC: Tips for Parents and Teachers.


Check out the new AACAP Facts For Families; Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS).


Sponsored by the Diversity & Culture Committee, this four-part lecture series explores complex social issues that have been further impacted by the pandemic.


AACAP and AACP are excited to announce a new assessment tool for children and adolescents ages 6-18. The brand new Child and Adolescent Level of Care/Service Intensity Utilization System (CALOCUS-CASII) is a unification of the CALOCUS and CASII assessment tools for children and adolescents. CALOCUS-CASII provides determination of the appropriate intensity of services needed by a child or adolescent and their family, and guides provision of ongoing service planning and treatment outcome monitoring in all clinical and community-based settings. Read more.

Visit https://www.calocus-casii.org/ to learn more.


Developed by the Autism Spectrum Disorder and Intellectual Disability Committee, this section serves as a resource for AACAP members on preventive work, treatment of and rehabilitation for children and adolescents with an intellectual disability.



AACAP Latest News

 Congress Passes Pandemic Relief Bill  More…

 The European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (ESCAP) Publishes Its Endorsed Autism Practice Guidance  More…

 APA and AACAP Deeply Concerned Over Reports that Parents of Children Separated from Families at U.S. Border Cannot be Found  More…

 H.R. 1109 Passes House - Mental Health Services for Students Act  More…

 AACAP Statement on President’s Executive Order - “Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping”  More…

 AACAP Supports Strengthening Mental Health Supports for BIPOC Communities Act   More…

 AACAP Reaffirms Commitment to Advance Diversity, Inclusion, and Health Equity  More…

 AACAP and APA Detail Steps Necessary for Safely Reopening Schools This Fall  More…

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AACAP Resources

 Talking to Children about the Violence in DC: Tips for Parents and Teachers More...

 Tipsheet for Talking to Children about Wildfires and other Natural Disasters More...

 Resources for Women CAPS More...

 Resources for Helping Kids and Parents Cope Amidst COVID-19 More...

 AACAP Telepsychiatry Toolkit More...

 Disaster Liaison Network Resource Library More...

 Youth at the Border Resource Library More...

 Guns and Violence Resource Library More...

 I'm Going to See a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist: Now What? More...

 AACAP Workforce Maps More...