Michigan Mental Health Organizations
Michigan Psychiatric Society
The Michigan Psychiatric Society is a state medical specialty society, founded in 1908, whose physician members specialize in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental illnesses, including substance use disorders. MPS is a district branch of the American Psychiatric Association.
Michigan Psychological Association
MPA is the Michigan affiliate of the American Psychological Association. There is a wealth of information for members, consumers and all others interested in mental health in Michigan.
Michigan State Medical Society
Represents over 14000 physicians in the state of Michigan. Offers information on topics such as legislation, physician advocacy, patient advocacy and more.
Michigan Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology (MSPP)
The Michigan Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology (MSPP), founded in 1980, is a chapter of the Division of Psychoanalysis (Division 39) of the American Psychological Association (APA). MSPP is an interdisciplinary society, based on the belief that psychoanalysis is enriched by including individuals from diverse backgrounds. Members include psychologists, social workers and psychiatrists as well as individuals from other disciplines. As a group, MSPP disavows any orthodoxy and welcomes all significant viewpoints in psychoanalysis.
National Association of Social Workers-Michigan Chapter
The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the oldest and largest organization of professional social workers with 153,000 members; more than 7,500 in Michigan. It serves members and advocates for sound social policy.