Best Mental Health Conferences 2021
ADAA Virtual Conference 2021
ADAA2021Virtual will bring together an expected 1,400 clinicians and researchers from the US and around the world who want to improve treatments and find cures for anxiety, depression and co-occurring disorders. Choose from 35+ live and simulated-live sessions, access over 130 recorded sessions, hear engaging plenary speakers, learn about cutting-edge thinking in research and clinical practice, and earn a significant number of CEs and CMEs. Find your professional home and stay connected to your peers - integrate research, practice, and community.
|Date & Location||March 18-21, 2021. Online|
|Cost||$89 non-members, $115 international attendees|
ASAM Virtual.2021 highlights best practices and the latest science, research, and innovations in addiction medicine from leading experts in the field. For the second year, ASAM is offering is offering two-and-a-half-days of 60-75 hours of CME/CE/MOC, high-quality education, innovative topics, sessions, posters and supplemental virtual courses in a completely online platform.
|Date & Location||April 22-24, 2021. Online.|
|Cost||$599 for ASAM members, $799 non-members, $299 student members|
American Psychiatric Association (APA) 174th Annual Meeting
AIn consideration of the continued spread of COVID-19, the American Psychiatric Association's Board of Trustees determined that it would be unwise to hold a large in-person meeting in 2021 during these public health crises since the APA would not be able to ensure the safety of those participating. This year there will be approximately 135 sessions will be selected for inclusion in the 3-day live meeting. There will be a virtual poster hall, and attendees will have opportunities to earn CME credits through APA OnDemand, the live 3-day meeting, and the Annual Meeting Self-Assessment activity.
2021 American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA) Annual Conference
The American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA) Annual Conference is the only national professional conference for licensed mental health counselors. AMHCA members, mental health counseling students, and other mental health professionals are invited to present their research and share their expertise at this conference.
|Date & Location||June 23-25, 2021. Las Vegas, Nevada.|
|Cost||$499 non-members, $299 members, $199 students.|
NAMI 2021 National Convention
The NAMI National Convention is one of the largest community gatherings of mental health advocates in the United States. Each year, our convention connects and inspires people looking for resources, research, support services and recovery strategies.
|Date & Location||June 30 to July 3. Washington, D.C.|
National Conference on Addiction Disorders East 2021
The National Conference on Addiction Disorders (NCAD) has been the country’s premier annual event, bringing together professionals of all types for networking, continuing education, and important dialogue.
|Date & Location||August 20-22, 2021. Baltimore, Maryland.|
|Cost||$199 students, $425 clinical professionals, $525 non-clinical professionals.|
The APA convention is where scientists, educators, practitioners, and applied psychologists from around the world come together to explore the most compelling issues in the discipline. Discover how psychology is making significant contributions to a broad range of societal challenges. You can explore the most compelling psychology topics, scientific research, and thought leadership happening in the world.
|Date & Location||August 12-15, 2021. San Diego, California.|
National Conference on Addiction Disorders West 2021
The National Conference on Addiction Disorders (NCAD) has been the country’s premier annual event. Join addiction, mental, and behavioral health experts for a balanced, professional, and respectful dialogue on different treatment modalities. Hear perspectives from experts across the country, learn state-of-the science strategies to translate evidence-based research into practice, and work towards creating a patient-focused, recovery-oriented system of care.
|Date & Location||August 13-15, 2021. Denver, Colorado.|
|Cost||$199 students, $425 clinical, $525 non-clinical.|
Integrative Medicine for Mental Health Conference 2021
IMMH is the only conference annually dedicated to integrative medicine for mental health. With integrative and functional medicine at its core, this conference will give practitioners a holistic approach to successfully diagnose and treat underlying issues contributing to the manifestations of neurological, behavioral and psychiatric disorders. Join 500+ of your colleagues at our 12th annual conference.
|Date & Location||August 26-29, 2021. Atlanta, Georgia.|
Here's a side-by-side look at the best mental health conferences in 2021.
|Conference Name||Conference Dates||Location||Cost|
|Anxiety and Depression Conference 2021||March 19-22, 2021||Online||$89 non-members, $115 international attendees|
|ASAM Virtual.2021||April 22-24, 2021||Online||$599 for ASAM members, $799 non-members, $299 student members|
|American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting||May, 2021||Online||TBA|
|AMHCA Annual Conference||June 23-25, 2021||Las Vegas, NV||$499 non-members, $299 members, $199 students|
|NAMI 2021 National Convention||June 30 to July 3, 2021||Washington, D.C.||TBA|
|National Conference on Addiction Disorders East||August 20-22, 2021||Baltimore, MD||$199 students, $425 clinical professionals, $525 non-clinical professionals|
|APA 2021||August 12-15, 2021||San Diego, CA||TBA|
|National Conference on Addiction Disorders West||August 13-15, 2021||Denver, CO||$199 students, $425 clinical, $525 non-clinical|
|Integrative Medicine for Mental Health Conference||August 26-29, 2021||Atlanta, GA||TBA|