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Welcome to our blog!

By adminW
07/08/2015

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


California Health Care Services

By adminW
04/16/2015

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.


OCPS Psychiatrists Unite Against Threat to Patient Safety

By adminW
02/15/2011

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


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CA DEDICATES $20 M FOR “988” HOTLINE

Sep 04, 2021
From the California Department of Healthcare Services September 3, 2021 announcement Source: California State Association of Psychiatrists newsletter Volume 1, Issue 35 CALIFORNIA DEDICATES $20 MILLION TO SUPPORT

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Strengthening Behavioral Health Parity Act passed by Congress

Dec 23, 2020
[From the APA] APA applauds Congress for taking a crucial step forward in our efforts to ensure patients have access to mental health and substance use disorder treatment

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Nominate your Distinguished Colleagues! (New deadline)

Nov 02, 2019
OCPS Presents... Orange County's Most Distinguished Psychiatrist Recognition Award The Orange County Psychiatric Society is currently seeking nominations to honor outstanding psychiatrists who have advanced care, research, and education

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