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 27th Annual Conference will offer up to 27 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 60 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 and participate in opportunities to lead change and implement recovery principles in mental health care
  2. Describe evidence based models of care that promote mental health and prevent or minimize mental health problems
  3. Articulate the inpatient contribution of psychiatric mental health nurses in transforming the health care system to promote high quality person centered care


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