Continuing Education Information

Continuing Education Contact Hours

Continuing education contact hours are awarded based on the number of sessions attended and evaluations completed. The APNA 28th Annual Conference will offer up to 25.5 total contact hours at the live conference. Rx contact hours will be reported in the final conference materials based on individual presentation content.

Earn more than 100 more contact hours at no additional cost with the session recordings after the conference! Using the APNA eLearning Center and attendee bonus points, you'll have access to the pdf handouts, audio podcast files, and CE contact hours for the conference sessions you missed. And it's INCLUDED in your registration fee!


Conference Educational Learning Objectives

By the end of this continuing education activity the learner will be better able to:

  1. Identify opportunities for building knowledge connections in administration, education, practice, research, and policy.
  2. Develop communication strategies for articulating the impact of psychiatric-mental health nurses with patients, families, colleagues, and communities.
  3. Engage in the integration of psychiatric-mental health nursing strategies to promote relationships and transform our healthcare environment.


The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.