RN-Specific Continuing Education

Continuing Nursing Education designed for your daily practice!

APNA Members: Use your membership bonus points to access sessions and earn contact hours at no cost.

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Assessment  |  Diagnosis  |  Outcomes Identification  |  Planning  |  Implementation  |  Therapeutic Relationship

 

Assessment
A Violence Prevention Model for Acute Behavioral Health Care
Members: 8 bonus points / $8.00
Nonmembers: $13.00
0.75 contact hours
School Nurse Feasibility, Reliability and Validity Test of the SARA and SLICE© Tools for Self-harm
Members: 8 bonus points / $8.00
Nonmembers: $13.00
0.75 contact hours
Promoting Patient and Workplace Safety in a Behavioral Health Setting
Members: 8 bonus points / $8.00
Nonmembers: $13.00
0.75 contact hours
     
Therapeutic Brain Stimulation: Past, Present, Future and Critical Issues for Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses
Members: 20 bonus points / $20.00
Nonmembers: $32.00
2.0 contact hours
Assessing Suicide Risk in Individuals Who Have Had Intimate Partner Violence
Members: 8 bonus points / $8.00
Nonmembers: $13.00
0.75 contact hours
 
 
     

Diagnosis
Psychiatric Emergencies
Members: 13 bonus points / $13.00
Nonmembers: $22.00
1.25 contact hours
   
   
     

Outcomes Identification    
The Evolution of Practice Changes in the Use of Special Observations: Moving from Observations to Engagement
Members: 8 bonus points / $8.00
Nonmembers: $13.00
0.75 contact hours
Wellness Recovery Action Planning (WRAP) to Improve Measures of Recovery in Adolescents Enrolled in a Outpatient Educational/Mental Health Facility
Members: 8 bonus points / $8.00
Nonmembers: $13.00
0.75 contact hours
Residential Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU) Diverts Inpatient Hospitalization and Promotes Positive Recovery Outcomes for Individuals with Co-Occurring Mental Health and Substance Use Issues
Members: 8 bonus points / $8.00
Nonmembers: $13.00
0.75 contact hours
     
Integrated Behavioral Health: Transformation of Mental Health Care Delivery in a Primary Care Setting; Mental Health Nurses Working with General Practitioners in Primary Care Destigmatising Mental Illness
Members: 10 bonus points / $10.00
Nonmembers: $18.00
1.0 contact hours

 
 
   
     

Planning
Autism Spectrum Disorders and Psychopharmacology: Planning for Success while Managing Expectations
Members: 15 bonus points / $15.00
Nonmembers: $25.00
1.5 contact hours
Comparing Mental Health in Developing Communities of Poor and Affluent Countries
Members: 8 bonus points / $8.00
Nonmembers: $13.00
0.75 contact hours
Recovery Inspired Assault Prevention:  Decreasing Aggression through the Active Application of Recovery Principles
Members: 13 bonus points / $13.00
Nonmembers: $22.00
1.25 contact hours
     
Feeling Lost in the Maze of Perinatal Depression?  Let's Map Out A Plan to Help Women with Perinatal Mood Disorders
Members: 8 bonus points / $8.00
Nonmembers: $13.00
0.75 contact hours
   
   
     

Implementation
Counseling Points™: Shedding the Label of Schizophrenia Through the Recovery Model
Members: FREE
Nonmembers: FREE
1.5 contact hours
Implementation of The Good Mood Protocol for the Screening, Referral and Management of Major Depression
Members: 8 bonus points / $8.00
Nonmembers: $13.00
0.75 contact hours
Creating a Nursing Sensitive Indicator for Behavioral Health Nurses on Patient Self Harm/Suicide Behavior
Members: 8 bonus points / $8.00
Nonmembers: $13.00
0.75 contact hours
     
Beyond the Bundle: Effective Fall Prevention Strategies for the Geriatric Psychiatry Unit
Members: 15 bonus points / $15.00
Nonmembers: $25.00
1.5 contact hours
Implementing a Consumer Participation Program in an Inpatient Psychiatric Unit: Lessons Learned
Members: 5 bonus points / $5.00
Nonmembers: $8.00
0.5 contact hours
 
 
     

Therapeutic Relationship / Counseling
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy:  Foundation, Application, and Implementation
Members: 10 bonus points / $10.00
Nonmembers: $18.00
1.0 contact hours
Engaging Psychiatric Patients and their Families in Recovery & Wellness Through the Promotion of the RN at the Bedside
Members: 5 bonus points / $5.00
Nonmembers: $8.00
0.5 contact hours
A Neuroscience Relationship-Based Framework for Psychiatric Nursing
Members: 20 bonus points / $20.00
Nonmembers: $32.00
2.0 contact hours
     
Cognitive Behavior Therapy in Nursing Practice
Members: 20 bonus points / $20.00
Nonmembers: $32.00
2.0 contact hours
Motivational Interviewing: Applications for Psychiatric Nurses
Members: 10 bonus points / $10.00
Nonmembers: $18.00
1.0 contact hours
 
 
     

Special Skills for Psychiatric Mental Health Nurses
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy:  Foundation, Application, and Implementation
Members: 10 bonus points / $10.00
Nonmembers: $18.00
1.0 contact hours
Psychiatric Emergencies
Members: 13 bonus points / $13.00
Nonmembers: $22.00
1.25 contact hours