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Weekly Meetings

  • TUESDAYS, 7:30 am: NCPA Disaster Committee: Co-chaired by Allan Chrisman, MD, DLFAPA and Therese Garrett, MD, the committee is working diligently to help coordinate NCPA’s COVID-19 response efforts. On Tuesday, March 17, the committee began holding daily check-in meetings. As of May, these meetings are now held on a weekly basis. If you are an NCPA member who would like to join these calls, please email the NCPA office to request the Zoom login details.
  • TUESDAYS, 11:00 am-12:00 pm: NC Division of Public Health (DPH): DPH and AHEC will hold weekly forums for health care facilities, home-based providers, and others. Forums will begin next Tuesday, 3/24 and will continue until they are no longer needed. Forums will be recorded and available to the public. Send questions for DPH to [email protected] (Questions must be received by 5:00 pm on the Sunday prior to the call.) Join via computer:; join via telephone: Dial: (646) 558-8656; ID: 988-453-520#

  • TUESDAYS, 6:00-7:00 pm: NCPA is partnering with Community Care of North Carolina, the NC AHEC program, the NC Academy of Family Physicians, and the NC Pediatric Society to bring you a weekly webinar series on financial resources for practices in light of COVID-19. Join from your computer:; Dial by phone: +1-312-626-6799 or +1-646-558-8656; Webinar ID: 131-899-801 
  • THURSDAYS, 5:30-6:30 pm: NCDHHS: In partnership with Community Care of NC (CCNC) and NC Area Health Education Centers (NCAHEC) is hosting a weekly webinar series to address the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. If you would like to join this webinar series, please email the NCPA office to request the registration link.
  • FRIDAYS, 12:30-1:30 pm: NCAHEC & NCDHHS Friday Forums: This forum will be held to answer questions about COVID-19. Join via this Zoom link:, or dial in from your phone using this number and access code: 1-646-558-8656; 705-979-628#

Practitioners CAN Prescribe Buprenorphine Via Telemedicine Communication

Click here to learn more from the US Department of Justice DEA Diversion Control Division: COVID-19 info page.

Renew Your Membership

Membership of the North Carolina Psychiatric Association (NCPA) and the American Psychiatric Association (APA) are up for renewal on a calendar year basis. Member dues for both NCPA and APA billed together through the APA's centralized dues billing and membership renewal processes. Members may renew in one of four ways:

Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have specific question regarding your NCPA member benefits. Thank you for your continued NCPA and APA membership!

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The North Carolina Psychiatric Association is a professional medical organization that represents more than 900 psychiatrists statewide; it is the district branch of the American Psychiatric Association. Members receive many member benefits, including dual membership in the state and national associations.

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Our Find a Doctor search may be able to help you find a new psychiatrist. The psychiatrists listed in this directory are NCPA members who have chosen to submit the information about their practices to this directory. Individual physicians are responsible for the accuracy of this information; NCPA does not make patient referrals.

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