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 29th Annual Conference will offer up to 28.5 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. Explore psychiatric-mental health nursing opportunities for intra and inter-professional collaboration across administration, education, practice and research.
  2. Discuss innovative care delivery models that implement the full scope of psychiatric nursing practice across settings to meet the physical and mental health needs of the population across the lifespan.
  3. Advance psychiatric-mental health nursing through collaborative strategies with patients, families, colleagues, and  to improve the mental health of the population.



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