Welcome to the American Psychiatric Association's Online Newsroom.  
The APA communications office offers a variety of resources to journalists, including background materials and information on psychiatric disorders and other mental health topics. The communications office can help locate experts to provide insight and context on psychiatric and mental health issues.

To contact the media relations team or have your name added to the APA's media database, please call (703) 907-8640 or send an email to  

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News from APA:

 Psychiatric News              Psychiatric News Alert             Psychiatric News Update

          (print & online                                            (twice daily email)                                                  (weekly email)
   bimonthly newspaper)


For fact sheets, articles, and videos on DSM-5, go to

Mental Health/Healthy Minds                                      Let's Talk Facts brochures          
APA's public / patient focused information                   Education materials on mental health issues 

Past Annual Meeting Scientific Programs (and Syllabus, and New Research Abstracts)

Annual Meeting Daily Bulletin newspaper (2013)