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APNA Child & Adolescent Council

Vision & Goals

The APNA Child and Adolescent Council will work collaboratively to respond to membership’s questions or concerns about best practice, current policy and procedures. The council will provide input to the board on all things child and adolescent, acknowledge APNA members who are positive role models for Child & Adolescent nursing practice and suggest avenues for APNA to provide and maintain a strong national presence. Key initiatives include: promoting evidence-based practice, research, education, practice and policy effecting children, adolescents and their families.


Resources

Child and Adolescent Resources


Council Communities – APNA Members Only

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Child and Adolescent Council Communities

APNA Child & Adolescent Council Members

Chair

Barbara L. Peterson, PhD, RN, PMHCNS

Associate Chair

Jamie Zelazny, PhD, MPH, RN


Steering Committee

Julie Brandy, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, CNE
Barbara Cohen, PhD, JD, RN
Silvano DiMonte, RN, BSN
Marion L. Donohoe, APRN
Jessica M Gordon, PhD, ARNP, CPNP-PC
Kristen Hickey, DNP, MSN Ed. APRN PMHNP-BC
Deborah Johnson, MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC
Joy Lauerer, DNP, MSN, APRN, BC
Pamela Lusk, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC, FAANP, FNAP
Georgianna Marks, PhD, APRN
Allyson Matney Neal, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, CNS-BC, CPNP
Frannie Pingitore, PhD, PMHCNS-BC
Tracee Ridley-Pryor, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Kathleen Roblyer, DNP, DMin, APRN, PMHNP-BC, FPMHNP


Advisory Panel

Kimberly Abbott RN, DNP, PMHNP-BC
John Adamo APRN, PMHCNS-BC
Mary Adamson RN, MS
Davita Adanuvor RN, MSN
Maryam Adebayo DNP, PMHNP-BC
Lisa Agnos BSN, RN-C
Nancy Ahern PhD, RN, FNAP
Diane Allen DNP, PMHRN-BC, FACHE(Ret)
Amber Altidor DNP, PMHNP-BC
Avery Anderson RN, BSN
Willard Anderson MSN, ARNP
Andrea Anderson BSN, MSN, RN
Steven Aslanides MSN, PMHNP
Becky Austin-Morris DNP, PMHNP-BC
Lynn Baer MSN, RN, CS
Patricia Baginski RN, APRN, MSN
Selena Baker BSN, RN, PHN
Jamie Baker APRN
Alex Bakle RN
Vanessa Barlow MBA, BSN, RN
Joanne Bartlett MS, RN, NPP
Jennifer Benusis RN, BSN
Christopher Betley MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Jaime Biava MSN, PMHNP-BC
Ashley Bishop APRN
Michelle Blackmer PMHNP-BC, FNP-BC, MSN, RN
Elizabeth Blanchard Hills PMHNP-BC
Elizabeth Bonham PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN
Alexandria Bonne
Christina Borst DNP PMHNP, APRN
Hilary Boyd MSN, RN, APNP, PMHNP-BC
Jillian Bradley RN, BSN, MSN
John Brewer APRN
Elliana Brody
Joan Burns DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Lisa Burton PhD, PMHCNS-BC
Suzanne Butler BSN, RN,
Nicole Byrd-Irving MSN, RN, CNLc
Meriel Campbell MS, RN, NP, CNS
Mary Canonico DNP, PMHNP-BC
Julie Carbray PhD, FPMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, APN
Meghan Cartwright BSN, RN
Brenda Castrichini PMHNP
Gina Chavarria MSN, PMH-BC
Maritsa Cholmondeley
Megan Chubb RN, BSN
DessyeDee Clark PhD, ARNP PMH-CNS
Christopher Cleary DNP, PMHNP-BC
Jennifer Clifford APRN
Erica Coates
Ann Collins PhD, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, LPC
Erica Cuscina BSN, RN, PMH-BC
Travis Dalke BSN, RN-BC
Brittany Daniel BSc Psychology
Donna Davis MSN, CNS, CRNP
Laura Dayton RN
Kathleen Delaney PhD, PMH-NP, RN
Della Derscheid RN, PhD, CNS
Janel Draxler MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Barbara Duffy BS BSN MSN CNS CSP APRN-C
Colleen Duffy APN, PMHCNS-BC
Kathleen Dvorsak MSN, RN
Rileigh Ecker BSN, RN
Stacy Edwards RN, MSN
Erin Ellington DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Rebecca Emmanuelli MS, BSN, RN, PMH-BC, NEA-BC
Diane Esposito PhD, ARNP, PMHCNS-BC
Deborah Evers RN, MSN, CNS-BC
Denise Flynn MSN, PMHCNS, BC
Jennifer Fordmeir MSN, ARNP, PMHNP-BC
Nancy Fouts DNP, CRNP-PMH
Robin Fox DNP, PMHNP-BC
Victoria Freier RN, MS, BSN
Kathleen Gaffney MSN PMHCNS, CPNP PMHS
Karen Gardner PMHCWS-BC
Audrey Gautreau RN-BSN
Vanessa Genung PhD, RN, PMH-NP-BC, LCSW-ACP, LMFT, LCDC
Valerie Glass PMHNP, BC
Elizabeth Gonzalez RN
Julianne Graboski PhD, MSN, PMHCNS-BC
Marissa Gray BSN, RN, E-RYT/YACEP
Anne Greenwalt MSN, RN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Jacqueline Grinnell MS, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Michelle Halpin RN, APRN
Brittany Hamm APRN
Cynthia Handrup DNP, APRN, PHMCNS-BC, FAAN
Denton Hargis DNP, RN, CNOR, NEA-BC
Duaa Hashm
Rebecca Haynes RN, PMHNP-BC
Velma Henn APRN, BSN
Kayla Herbell PhD, RN
Patricia Hill PMHCNS
Wanda Hilliard DNP, MBA, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Anne Hippe MSN, RN
Wendy Hobley MSN, RN
Jennifer Holiman MSN, RN/CNP, PMHNP-BC
Joseph Holshoe MSN, MA, BSN, RN, PMHNP-BC
Diane Hurd RN, PMHNP
Kim Hutchinson EdD, MS, MSN, BSN, PMHCNS-BC, CARN
Felicia Hwung Grabowski MSN, RN-BC
Monet Ince-Amara MSN, CRNP-PMH
Jacqueline Insana RN, MSN
Brianna Jackson MScN, RN, CPMHN(C)
Judith Jarosinski PhD, RN
Barbara Johnson PhD, RN, PMHNP
Suzanne Jones RN
Eudora Jones DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC
Dorothy Jordan DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN
Brenda Justement BSN, RN
Krista Keehn RN, BC
Vonda Keels-Lowe MSN, CPN, PMHNP-BC, APRN
Colin Kelly APRN
Saissy Kendig PMHNP
Candice Knight PhD, EdD, APN, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC
Cynthia Knowlton RN, BSN
Andrew Kociubuk PMHNP-BC
Steven Korona PMHNP-BC
Shirley LaBrecque MSN, RN
Kristen Lambert PhD, MSN, RN
Katharine Landis BSN, RN
Mark Lanpher
Megan Lawson MSN, RN
Laura Leahy DrNP, APRN, PMH-CNS/FNP, CARN-AP, FAANP, FAAN
Julia Leary MSN, APRN, PMHNP
Carolyn Leavitt RN-CNL
Marjorie Rebecca Lee MPH, DNP, FNP-C
Connie Leese APN, PMHCNS-BC
Janie LeVieux PhD, LPC-S, RN-BC, NHDP-BC
Linda Lewin PhD, PMHCNS-BC
Sara Lewis ARNP, PHMNP-BC, LMHC
Jessica Lieder RN, BSN
Brianne Lienkamp RN, ANP-BC, PMHNP-BC
Elizabeth Liggett RN
Heidi Linn RN
Jaime Lovelace MSN, PMH-BC
Lindy Luchowski RN
Julie Lukomski RN
Sandra Lynch BSN
Karen Lynch RN, ADN

Molly Mahurin RN
Liezl Mangubat BSN, RN
Jennifer Manternach DNP, ARNP, CPNP-PC, PMHNP-BC
Jessica Mareiro MSN, RN-BC
Tara Mariolis PhD, RN, CNE
Robert Marks MDiv, MSLS, MSW, RN-BC
Summer Marshall APRN
Donna Mason PMHNP ARNP, DNP
Michael Mathisen DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Kim McCoy APRN
Patricia McCoy APRN, MS, ARNP, BC
Elizabeth McCutchon EdD, MS, APRN, NNP-BC, PMHNP student
Kameko McGuire DNP, PMHNP-BC, NP-C, RN
Julia McLaughlin-Jung BSN, RN
Kendaly Meadows MSN, PMHNP-BC
Chanell Mendez MSN, PMHNP-BC
Deborah Miller APRN
Arabella Mitchell Bruce DNP, PMH-FNP, BC
Elizabeth Mogtader APRN
Meghan Molnar MSN RN PMHNP – BC
Marcia Monghate APRN, RN, CNSPMH-BC
Karen Moosvi PhD, APN, CNE
Elizabeth Muburi MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Jane Muehsam RN, MSN, APN
Margaret Ngai DNP, PMHNP-BC
Jane Nichilo MSN, PMHNP-BC, RN
Sandra Nichols PhD, APRN
Anjannette Nunez-Dupree RN-BC, MPA, BSN, CPHQ
Kamani Odina-Herbert RN, BSN
Emmanuel Olaifa RN, PMH-BC, BSN, MSN, MBA
Maryellen Pachler MSN, APRN
Cynthia Papendick MS, APRN-BC
Faye Park RN
Theresa Parkhurst MSN, PMHNP-BC
Jeffrey Parobechek BSN, RN
Cindy Parsons DNP, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, FAANP
Leona Elizabeth Pennington MSN MA APRN CPNP-PC PMHS
Brittany Piccicacco MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC
Kathleen Plum PhD, RN, NPP
Marquetta Posey MSN, RN
Christine Possemato RN, MSN, PMHNP
Mertie Potter PMHNP-BC
Cindy Potts RN, BSN, BC
Sandra Ramos PMHNP-BC
Kristin Rattray PMH-BC
Sara Reynolds MSN, PMH-NP, BC
Luann Richardson PhD, DNP, FNP, PMHNP, FAANP
Jdee Richardson PhD, PMHNP
Tiffany Rito RN-BC PMH, LMSW
Kelly Rock DNP, CRNP
Tracey Rose BSN, RN-BC
LaDonna Ross CNS, APRN, MSN
Julie Ryder PMHNP, BC
Kimberly Sadtler MSN, RN, PMHCNS-BC, APRN, NE-BC
Deborah Safier BSN, MSN
Debra Saldi MS, BSN, RN, LMHP, NCC
Joanne Sanderson PMHCNS-BCNP
Laura Sawyer RN, BSN
Robin Schafer BSN, MSN, CPNP, PMHNP-BC
Karen Schepp PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN
Beth Schreiner PMHCNS-BC
Sarah Schwartz BSN
Jennifer Serback MSN, APN-C,PMHNP-BC, CMSRN
Teresa Setnar MSN, RN, CPN
Aimee-Lynn Sheltry BSN, RN-BC
Liliana Simmons MSN, MA, PMHNP-BC, PHN
Stephen Sims MSN, RN, CPN, NPD-BC
Tracy Sloat DNP, RN
Angela Smith RN, BSN-BC
Mary Anne Smith DNP, PMHNP
Latisha Smith BSN, RN
April Snell BSN,RN, LMFT, LPC-MHSP
Dorinda Snyder RN
Julie Solomon PhD, MS, RN, CRNP
Janet Somlyay DNP, CPNP-AC/PC, PMHNP-BC, PMHS
Jean Sterry BSN, RN
Kimberly Stickley
Anna Sturkie PMHNP-BC
Whitney Supernavage APN
Nancy Syms PMHNP-BC
Peter Taulbee, DNP APRN, FPMHNP-BC
Lincoln Teal MSN, RN
Michael Terry DNP, FNP, PMHNP
Charles Thomas RN, BSN
Kennedy Thoren DNP, ARNP, PMHNP-BC
Kristin Tiernan RN, MSN, ARNP, CPNP, CDE
Susan Timan MS, APRN
Karen Tobin MSN, RN-BC
Jennifer Topscher RN, BSN, BA
Pamela Torres MSN, RN-BC
Robin Trivette MSN-Ed., PMHNP-BC
Angela Trombley FPMHNP
Michelle Tsai DNP, PMHNP-BC
Elizabeth Valentin BSN, PMH-BC
Doris Van Byssum PsyD, MS
Marisha VanVleet APRN-CNP, PMHNP-BC
Brigette Vaughan MSN, APRN-BC, NP
Deimys Vigil MSN, APRN, PMHNP – BC
Ellin Wade RN, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Kim Walker PNP, PMHCNS-BC
James Weidel PhD FNP-BC PMHNP-BC
Robyn Welch RN, MSN
Daniel Wesemann DNP, PMHNP-BC, ARNP
Max Whipple CARN, CDP
Michele Whitaker BSN, RN, E-RYT
Diane Wieland PhD, MSN, RN, PMHCNS-BC
Kimberly Williams RN, DNSc, APN-BC, PMHNP-BC
Christy Williams APRN
Carol Winkler PNP
Peggy Wolstein APRN, PMHNP-BC
Heather Woods PMHNP
Alysha Woods MSN, PMHNP-BC
Amanda Woolcock BSN, RN-BC
Brittany Yates DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Kimberly Young BSN RN
Melanie Yousefi PMHNP
Jolyn Zeller MS, PMHNP-BC
Carol Zogran PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC
Marci Zsamboky DNP, PMHNP/CNS-BC, CNE
Wendy Zubenko EdD, MSN, PMHCNS-BC