Full Membership

If you are a physician in any specialty (M.D.; D.O.), a psychologist or a doctoral-level researcher in psychopharmacology or pharmacology (Ph.D.), you are eligible to be a Full Member of ASCP. The dues are $100 per year, and members receive discounts on all ASCP meetings and products. Dues are waived for Residents and Fellows.


Associate Membership
If you are a clinician or clinician/researcher (non-M.D.; non-D.O.; non-Ph.D.) in the field, you qualify for Associate Membership. The dues are $85 per year, and associate members receive discounts on all ASCP meetings and products. Associate members are not eligible for office, committee participation or to vote.


Our goal at ASCP is to continue to educate, update, review and present the latest information in the field to all practicing psychopharmacologists.  If you are a resident, fellow, pharmaceutical doctoral student, postdoctoral training program, or in a psychiatric nurse practitioner program, dues are free.  Submit a letter from your training director or department head verifying that you are in an approved psychiatric residency program.   Join today to begin realizing the academic, professional and social benefits of ASCP.  Click here for a list of benefits.


Fellow Membership

If you have been a member of ASCP for 10+ consecutive years and attended 5 or more meetings, or been a member of ASCP for 20+ consecutive years, you may be eligible for fellowship membership. Contact for more details.


Developing Countries Membership Rate

The Developing Countries special full membership rate is available to those scientists in countries, defined as low and lower middle or upper middle income by the World Bank. The definition of the World Bank classes are tied specifically to the country’s GDP earnings, not individual earnings. Please note that to receive the Developing Countries Membership rate, you must have residency in, must be currently living in, and be a citizen of the qualifying country. All three requirements must be met in order to receive the discounted rate. Contact for more details.


  • World Bank High Income: $100
  • World Bank Upper-Middle Income: $80
  • World Bank Lower-Middle Income: $53
  • World Bank Low Income: $26


Learn more about the benefits of ASCP membership here.

If you would like to join, complete the online membership application.


Important Note: You must have the following documents ready to upload to the system at the time of registration: Copy of  Current Medical License or Residency Letter of Good Standing from your Training Director or Department Head


For more information:

Journal of Clinical Psychiatry