Get Involved

The only way we will achieve our goal of building a mentally healthy nation is with your help.


You've come to the right place to learn about the ways you can get involved at the American Psychiatric Association Foundation. Together we can make a difference.

  • Apply, or nominate a colleague, for one of our many awards programs.
  • Apply for one of our fellowship opportunities offering specialized training for residents and early career psychiatrists.
  • Join us at one of our special events. Follow us on social media.
  • Become a member of our Corporate Advisory Council.
  • Make a pledge in the campaign to Change Direction.
  • Encourage your local high school to implement our Typical or Troubled?® curriculum.
  • Make a donation to our annual fund or a specific project.

If you, or someone you know is in suicidal crisis or emotional distress, click here for a list of resources.