General Membership

The Georgia Psychiatric Physicians Association is a district branch of the APA, and Georgia’s foremost membership association for psychiatrists.  With the support of our members, GPPA works to ensure access to quality treatment for people with mental illnesses.  As a practicing psychiatrist, you may join APA/GPPA as a General Member.  You will enjoy a wealth of benefits that help continue your professional development and keep you informed of current issues in psychiatry and mental health in Georgia. 

General Membership Guide(pdf)
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GPPA Benefits

  • Semi-annual continuing medical education (CME) meetings
  • Representation in the state regulatory and legislative arenas
  • Comprehensive website functionality and content for members
  • Online physician locator service
  • Promotion and support of high quality psychiatric education and research
  • Regular member newsletter and communications
  • Leadership and networking opportunities
  • Serving as a monitoring organization to assure that patient care is provided within the strictest guidelines as set forth by the APA.

APA Benefits

  • Leading-Edge Publications
  • Robust National Meetings
  • Lifelong Learning & CME Opportunities
  • In-house Research
  • Practice Resources
  • National Advocacy
  • Networking Opportunities