Benefits of CACAP Membership:

Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Published quarterly, a journal unique among other competing world journals yet maintaining a Canadian perspective and approach to child mental health. Members also have access to the complete Journal online archive.

Continuing Medical Education

Accredited learning through an annual scientific conference.

Meeting Discounts

CACAP members receive significant discounts when registering for the Annual Conference.

Professional Benefits

A professional network. Since 1980 CACAP is the sole professional association of psychiatrists who work to help children, youth and their families across Canada reach their optimal potential for mental and emotional well-being.

Eligibility for CACAP awards

CACAP members are eligible to be nominated for one of several CACAP awards or certificates of recognition.


CACAP is the collective voice for Canada’s child and adolescent psychiatrists working in the interests of its members, children and youth, with the media, other associated organizations and governments.