Each practice guideline is extensively reviewed at multiple
draft stages. Draft 1 is reviewed by the Steering Committee. Draft
2 is reviewed by approximately 50 reviewers with expertise in the topic,
representatives of allied organizations, the APA Assembly, District
Branches, the Joint Reference Committee, the Board of Trustees,
the Council on Quality Care, other components related to the subject
area, and any APA member by request. Draft 3 is reviewed and approved
for publication by the Assembly and the Board of Trustees.