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Congratulations to Roslyn Murov, MD!

This year’s 2024 Wilfred C. Hulse Award recipient. Dr. Murov has been a long-term advocate for children’s mental health and has worked tirelessly in the community to raise awareness. She has served primarily NY-based children and adolescents with complex health, mental health, and psychosocial problems.  As part of the award, Dr. Murov will present a lecture of her choice in the fall.  Please join the NYCCAP Board in celebrating Dr. Murov!
Upcoming Events
NYCCAP’s 2024 End of Year Event

NYCCAP’s 2024 End of Year Event
Featuring the 2024 Wilfred C. Hulse Award Recipient, Roslyn Murov, MD

(no later than May 31)

Thursday, June 6, 2024
6:30 – 9:30 pm
Location: The Crown

(lower east side) 50 Bowery, Roof Top, New York, NY
A rooftop bar with an amazing unobstructed views of both the Manhattan and Brooklyn skylines, either indoors or outdoors
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Antiracism, Anti-Asian
Sponsored by NYCCAP's Antiracism Taskforce
Dear NYCCAP Family,

NYC has over 1 million Asian Americans in the city proper, making it the city with the largest total Asian population in the US. The impact of anti-Asian sentiments is felt in our patients, our friends, and our colleagues. This is a critical time to commit ourselves to combat racism of all kinds. Let's mobilize and use the power and privilege we hold as child and adolescent psychiatrists individually, and as members of any organizations we are part of to further equity and justice for all. Please join us in any way you can as we stand with AACAP nationally in this fight and contribute locally.

In solidarity,
NYCCAP's Anti-Racism Taskforce
For Anti-Asian Resources, click here.

Legal-Psychosocial Resource for Immigrant Families in NYC

includes Manhattan, Bronx, Long Island, Queens, Brooklyn, and more 

AACAP New Policy Statement: Separating Immigrant Children From Their Families

AACAP New Policy Statement: Separating Immigrant Children From Their Families
The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP), a medical association representing physicians dedicated to the health of children and families around the globe, advocates putting an end to the practice of separating immigrant children from their families. (more . . .)

NY Assembly Bill goes to the NY Senate (A03977)

Conversion Therapy Bill passes NY Assembly!  On to the Senate!
On May 1, the NY Assembly passed a bill banning conversion therapy:
Bill:  A03977 
The bill now moves to the NY Senate.

C2C integrates mental health services into programs already serving low-income communities where people may not know they need help, or are reluctant to access it. ". . . our city is taking a huge leap forward in our quest to embed mental health resources in the places where people live, work, play, and go for help." -- Chirlane McCray, First Lady and Chair, Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City (see Letter from the First Lady)