Education
Prelicensure Distance Education Requirements
From NCSBN, features each state’s/jurisdiction’s requirements for out-of-state distance education programs that want to provide either didactic or clinical education in your states/jurisdictions.
National Task Force on Quality Nurse Practitioner Education: Criteria for Evaluation of NP Programs
Endorsed by APNA in August 2012, this revised criteria provides a basis for evaluating nurse practitioner programs across the United States.
Essential Psychiatric, Mental Health and Substance Use Competencies for the Generalist Nurse
Provides the framework for educational preparation of nurses who can provide appropriate and effective care for persons with mental illness, substance use disorders, and those at risk for these conditions.
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Listing of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Graduate Programs
Graduate programs in psychiatric nursing organized by state. Contact us at 855-863-APNA (2762) to add your current program to the list.
Essentials of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing in the BSN Curriculum
Collaboratively Developed by ISPN and APNA, (2007-2008) approved 5/08 (pdf)
Continuing Ed: Graduate & Undergraduate Education
In the APNA eLearning Center, CE sessions pertaining to psychiatric-mental health nursing undergraduate and graduate education.
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The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.