Physicians Providing Treatment
to Prevent Mental Illness and Promote Recovery

The New Jersey Psychiatric Association is a professional organization of about 1,000 physicians qualified by training and experience in the treatment of mental illness.

Founded in 1935, NJPA is a District Branch of the American Psychiatric Association and is the official voice of organized psychiatry in New Jersey.


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Your NJPA President, Consuelo Cagande, MD.


Unsafe for New Jersey: Psychologists Pushing for Prescription Privileges
New Jersey Psychiatric Association is working to Protect New Jersey Patients. Visit for more information.

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Critical Mental Health Resources for College Students
Visit the What's New section for recent updates to the site, including: postpartum depression presentation; and NJPA's mental health services report.

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The New Jersey Psychiatric Association is the official voice of organized psychiatry in the State of New Jersey. More...


Si usted experimenta una o más de estas señales de aviso se recomienda que sea evaluado por un psiquiatra o médico de preferencia lo antes posible. Más...

A person displaying one of these signs should be evaluated by a psychiatrist or another physician as soon as possible.


New Jersey Psychiatric Association
208 Lenox Ave #198
Westfield, NJ 07090