Frequently Asked Questions
What is Psych Congress?
Psych Congress is an annual conference designed to meet the educational needs of U.S.-based mental health care professionals. Now in its 26th year, this four-day event offers sessions and symposia dedicated to the most pressing topics in psychiatry today, presented by renowned faculty from the nation’s leading institutions. Psych Congress also features a separate exhibit hall where an expected 80 companies and organizations will feature products and services relevant to the practice of psychiatry.
Who comes to Psych Congress?
NACCME, anticipates a professional attendance of 2,000 mental health professionals from the United States. Attendees include psychiatrists, primary care physicians, physician assistants, psychologists, and psychiatric nurses. Other health care professionals who want to improve their diagnostic and treatment skills, and advance their knowledge of mental disorders are also welcome.
Who benefits from Psych Congress?
The goal of Psych Congress is to improve overall patient care by providing mental health care professionals with essential continuing medical education and the tools they need to keep their practices current. Professionals benefit by keeping their skills and knowledge up-to-date and, ultimately, deliver better care to their patients.
What topics are covered at Psych Congress?
Psych Congress educational sessions are dedicated to the most pressing topics in psychiatry today, including ADHD, anxiety, bipolar disorder, depression, schizophrenia, mood disorders, pain, and much more.
What other programs does NACCME offer?
NACCME offers a variety of continuing medical education programs, including live meetings, interactive webcasts and other e-learning formats.
Where will next year’s Psych Congress be held?
The 27th Annual U.S. Psychiatric and Mental Health Congress will be held at the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel in Orlando, Florida September 20-23, 2014.
Where is more information available about Psych Congress?
For the most up-to-date information about Psych Congress, please visit www.psychcongress.com and click on the meeting logo, or choose "Psych Congress" from the navigation bar.