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Welcome to GPPA

The Georgia Psychiatric Physicians Association is a district branch of The American Psychiatric Association.  We are the only statewide organization representing Georgia psychiatrists and their patients. Our members are dedicated to promoting professional values and ethics in the practice of psychiatry; improving patient access to  quality mental health care; lifelong learning and professional development; and supporting education and advocacy for our profession, our patients and their families.


Member Alert

Have you registered with the Georgia Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) yet?

Click here for more information from the Department of Public Health

Click here to go to GPPA's FAQ Page

For general questions, contact the DPH PDMP staff at 404-463-1517 or email

Upcoming Meetings & Events 

2018 Summer CME Meeting

Click HERE for additional meeting information and to register for the meeting.

Exhibitor Information: Click HERE for addition exhibitor information. 


What is a Psychiatrist?

A psychiatrist is a medical doctor who specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental illnesses, including substance use disorders. Psychiatrists are qualified to assess both the mental and physical aspects of psychological disturbance. A psychiatrist has completed medical school (is an MD or D O) and an additional four or more years of residency training in psychiatry.

Are you looking for a psychiatrist? Click here to find a psychiatrist near you.


Georgia Psychiatric Physicians Association
2700 Cumberland Parkway, Suite 570
Atlanta, GA 30339
(404) 298-7100