8.9 million children currently rely on the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) to access health coverage. This includes approximately 850,000 CHIP beneficiaries who experience serious behavioral or emotional disorders. Funding for this vital, bipartisan program expired at the end of September. Federal lawmakers need to hear from officials within their states about the local impact this will have. Ask your governor to contact Congress about continued support for CHIP. Click this LINK to participate.
Each month, APA members have
Each month, APA members have free access to an online CME course on a trending topic. The December course reviews the MacArthur Violence Risk Assessment Study, a multidisciplinary effort to identify valid risk factors for violence by people discharged from short-term psychiatric facilities. Click here to access the Course of the Month and sign up for updates about this free member benefit.
Month Long Event (december)