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Abbr. for “American Plywood Association.”

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He is board certified in psychiatry and internal medicine, is a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, and is a Distinguished Senior Scientist of the Madison Institute of Medicine.
These divisions were dramatized in October of 2005, when APA president Levant and American Psychiatric Association president Dr.
Levine, "Life in the Cults" in Cults and New Religious Movements: A Report of the American Psychiatric Association, ed.
The Massachusetts Psychiatric Society is a member organization of the American Psychiatric Association.
2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Community Care Behavioral Health Organization will receive a 2013 Gold Achievement Award from the American Psychiatric Association (APA) at its 65[sup.
The survey elicited responses from 17% of all North American residents in the American Psychiatric Association database, a response rate low enough to raise selection bias as a potential concern, Dr.
National Institute of Mental Health science track symposia, lectures, press conferences at the American Psychiatric Association 161st Annual Meeting.
Quick reference to the American Psychiatric Association practice guidelines for the treatment of psychiatric disorders; compendium 2006.
The American Psychiatric Association uses the following definitions:
The American Psychiatric Association defines it as a disease called "pedophilia.
And the visual material on wheels supposedly designed to break the resistance of patients and fiendish devices for restraint comes from the Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine in London and the archives of the American Psychiatric Association in Wash ington.
According to a recent news story, "road rage" is a psychiatric disorder that deserves to be recognized and added to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, or DSM, the sacred canon of the American Psychiatric Association.

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