Welcome to the Orange County Psychiatric Society blog. Within this regularly updated feature of our website, we will provide visitors with relevant society updates, as well as information regarding the most recent technological advances and new treatments in our areas of specialty. This blog will serve as a valuable means of communication between our officers, ... read more
Aside from resources provided on this website, individuals and providers may find useful information provided by the Mental Health Division of the California Department of Health Care Services.
As physicians, Orange County Psychiatric Society psychiatrists are dedicated to the preservation of patient safety and the highest standards of patient care. Pursuant to these interests, many psychiatrists are becoming increasingly concerned about the progressive expansion of the scope of practice of non-physicians. This expansion is apparent when individuals who are not physicians (M.D.’s) are permitted to ... read more