Maintenance of Certification

MOC Self-Assessment Exam

This Self-Assessment’s Examination goal is to provide timely clinical updates on new developments in Addiction Psychiatry, help practicing psychiatrists prepare for recertification and serve as a tool for board review.
The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology has reviewed American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry 2012 Self-Assessment Examination 1 (AAAPSAE1) awarding 8 Category-1 Self- Assessment CME Credits and has approved this program as part of a comprehensive Self-Assessment Program which is mandated by the ABMS as a necessary component of Maintenance of Certification.

Click here to learn more and register for the 2012 Self-Assessment Exam The fee is $99 for AAAP Members and $229 for Non-Members.

Click here to learn more and register for the 2013 Self-Assessment Exam The fee is $99.99 for AAAP Members and $229.99 for Non-Members.

Click here: Get Up to Date on Maintenance of Certification (article by Elinore McCance-Katz, MD, PhD; posted on 6-7-12)

Summer Webinar Series

If you were interested in participating in the Summer Webinar CME Series titled Addiction and Their Treatment but you missed them, great news! Registration for the archived webinars – available for AMA PRA Category 1 credit™ each- is now open! Below please find the topics covered and the speakers who presented them.

  Title Speaker
  General Concepts Kevin Sevarino, MD, PhD
  Psychosocial Treatments Edward Nunes, MD
  Psychostimulant Use Disorders Steven Batki, MD
  Alcohol Use Disorders Bryon Adinoff, MD
  Tobacco Use Disorders and Smoking Cessation Judith Prochaska, PhD, MPH
  Club Drugs and Marijuana Petros Levounis, MD, MA
  Opioid Use Disorders Elinore McCance-Katz, MD, PhD

For more information or to register to participate in one or all of the sessions, please go to this link (or copy and paste this into your browser: )
If you have any questions about these recorded CME sessions, please email us at 

Archived Webinar: In May 2012, ABPN held a Webinar Presentation on the Maintenance of Certification Program titled "Summary of the ABPN MOC Program: Life-Long Learning for Psychiatrists and Neurologists"  
Host: Larry Faulkner, M.D.President and CEO, ABPN   

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