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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


Steering Committee

Julie Brandy, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, CNE
Mary Canonico, MSN, RN, BA, PMHNP-BC
Barbara Cohen, PhD, JD, RN
Kathleen Delaney, PhD, PMH-NP, RN
Silvano DiMonte, RN, BSN
Marion L. Donohoe, APRN
Jessica M Gordon, PhD, ARNP, CPNP-PC
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
Tracee Ridley-Pryor, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Kathleen Roblyer, DNP, DMin, APRN, PMHNP-BC, FPMHNP
Theresa Searls, APRN-BC
Jamie Zelazny, PhD, MPH, RN


Advisory Panel

Gia Accuardi, PMHNP-BC, BS, BSN, MFA, MSN
John Adamo, CNS, PMHCNS-BC
Rachel Adams, NP
Maryam Adebayo, PMHNP-BC
Relindis Akwanga, RN, BSN, MSN student
Mofoluwa Amiyan, APNP
Avery Anderson, RN
Steven Aslanides, MSN, PMHNP
Lisa Auditore Reynolds, RN, Associates
Romnee Auerbach, MS, ANP-BC, PMHNP-BC
Lynn Baer, MSN, RN, CS
Patricia Baginski, RN, APRN, MSN
Vanessa Barlow, MBA, BSN, RN
Joanne Bartlett, MS, RN, NPP
Aimee Bensimhon, RN, BSN
Christopher Betley, BSN, RN
Jaime Biava, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Ashley Bishop , APRN
Michelle Blackmer, PMHNP-BC, FNP-BC, MSN, RN
Elizabeth Bonham, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN
Hilary Boyd, MSN, RN, APNP, PMHNP-BC
Kaleen Boyd, PMHNP, MS, RN-BC
Tammy Bradford, CNS, MSN, BC-APRN
Jillian Bradley, RN, BSN
Jane Bragg, MBA, MSN, RN, CPON, NEA-BC
Caitlin Branham, MSN, PMHNP
Janet Brown, RN
Joan Burns, BA, BSN, RN, RN, CCRN
Lisa Burton, PhD, PMHCNS-BC
Erica Butler, RN-BC
Suzanne Butler, BSN, RN, DON
Meriel Campbell, MS, RN, NP, CNS
Julie Carbray, PhD, FPMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, APN
Breighanna Carey
Leah Carnes
Angela Carter, ADN, RNBC
Ashley Carter, RN
Hamidullah Cashmere, RN
Brenda Castrichini, PMHNP
Debra Ciuba, MSN, RN
DessyeDee Clark, PhD, APRN, PNS
Mary Clough, RN, MSN
Desiree Coniglio, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Amanda Costello
Travis Dalke, BSN, RN
Donna Davis, MSN, CNS, CRNP
Laura Dayton, RN
Carrie Delaney, RN
Della Derscheid, RN, PhD, CNS
Kathleen Dishner, PMHNP, BC
Rebecca Dorsey, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Colleen Duffy, APN, PMHCNS-BC
Wendy Dunn, RN, BSN
Erin Ellington, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Rebecca Emmanuelli, BSN, RN
Deborah Evers, RN, MSN, CNS-BC
Linda Evinger, RN, MSN, WHNP
Nancy Feltner, APRN, CF-PMHNP, BC, MS, MSN/Ed, QMHP, BSN
Edna Fletcher, BSN, BC, RN
Denise Flynn, MSN, PMHCNS, BC
Victoria Freier, RN, MS, BSN
Mary Gagne, MSN, PMHCNS, BC
Karen Gardner, APRN
Rebecca Garrett, MSN, FNP-BC
Audrey Gautreau, RN-BSN
Vanessa Genung, PhD, RN, PMH-NP-BC, LCSW-ACP, LMFT, LCDC
Valerie Glass, PMHNP, BC
Deanna Golden, DNP, MBA, RN
Judith Goodwin, RN, MSN, PMHCNS
Sherri Gouge, RN, BSN
Julianne Graboski, PhD, MSN, PMHCNS-BC
Anne Greenwalt, MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC
Michelle Halpin, RN
Margaret Halter, PhD, APRN
Cynthia Handrup, DNP, APRN, PHMCNS-BC
Rebecca Haynes, RN, PMHNP-BC
Kayla Herbell, BSN, RN
Patricia Hill, PMHCNS
Wendy Hobley, MSN, RN
Jeanette Hokett, RN
Jennifer Holiman, RN, BSN
Joseph Holshoe, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Diane Hurd, RN
Kim Hutchinson, EdD, PMHCNS-BC, LCAS, CARN
Felicia Hwung, RN
Carole Hynes, RN, MSN, CNS
Monet Ince-Amara, BSN, RN, FNE AP
Jacqueline Insana, RN, MSN
Tiesha Johnson, RN, NP, APRN
Diane Johnson, BSN, MSN, PMHNP DNP Student
Christina Jolley, DNP, CPNP-PC, CSN
Sandra Jones, RN
Suzanne Jones, RN
Eudora Jones, APRN
Dorothy Jordan, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN
Brenda Justement
Sumuttana Kaewma, MSN
Nathanial Kamerick, RN, BSN
Lauren Kaplan, BSN, MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC
Vonda Keels-Lowe, MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC, CPN
Laura Kellogg, RN
Colin Kelly, APRN
Saissy Kendig, PMHNP
Siena Kennedy, RN, MN
Jennifer Knapp, RN
Candice Knight, PhD, EdD, APN, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC
Darcy Koehn, ARNP
Steven Korona, PMHNP-BC
Kathleen Kuntz, DNP, CRNP
Michelle Kuo, RN, MSN
Kristen Lambert, PhD, MSN, RN
Cecilia Langford, EdD, MSN, APRN
Lauren Langley, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Laura Leahy, DNP, APRN, PMH-CNS/FNP, CARN-AP, FAANP
Julia Leary, MSN, APRN, PMHNP
Carolyn Leavitt, MSN, RN
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
Haylei Lorca, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC, CARN-AP, PMHANP
Lindy Luchowski, RN
Julie Lukomski, RN
Karen Lynch, RN, ADN
Liezl Mangubat, BSN, RN
Erica Mann, RN, BSN
Tara Mariolis, MS, RN
Robert Marks, MDV, MSW, MSLS, RN, BC
Traci Martig, BSN, RN
Ashley Martin, APN-BC
Patricia McCoy, APRN, MS, ARNP, BC
Kim McCoy, APRN
Julia McLaughlin, BSN, RN
Kendaly Meadows, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Elizabeth Mogtader, APRN
Marcia Monghate, APRN, RN, CNSPMH-BC
Patricia Morgan, RN
Elizabeth Muburi, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Jane Muehsam, RN, MSN, APN, CDE
Amy Murdoch, RN
Megan Murray, RN
Marlene Nadler-Moodie, MSN, APRN, PMHCNS-BC
Lakshmi Nair, RN, MS, PMHNP
Allyson Neal, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, CNS-BC, CPNP
Kirsten Nelson, BSN, RN
Jane Nichilo, MSN, PMHNP-BC, RN
Patricia Nisbet, DNP, PMHNP-BC
Kristen Noble, MSN, RN, FNP-BC PMHNP-BC
Anjannette Nunez-Dupree, RN-BC, MPA, BSN, CPHQ
Cheryl Odell, MS, NEA-BC
Emmanuel Olaifa, RN, BSN, MSN, MBA
Margaret Onyeukwu, MSN, PMHNP
Joan Opyr, RN-BC
Nancy Ortego, APRN, BC
Cynthia Papendick, MS, APRN, BC
Faye Park, RN
Haley Parker-Story, RN
Theresa Parkhurst, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Cindy Parsons, DNP, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, FAANP
Melissa Penuel, MBA, BSN, RN
Raymond Penyak, RN
Pamela Perrigo
Consuelo Perry, RN
Virginia Pfaff
Kathleen Plum, APRN
Mertie Potter, PMHNP-BC
Kyra Powell, CRNP, PMHNP
Sandra Ramos, PMHNP-BC
Tammy Reynolds, MSN, NP
Sara Reynolds, MSN, PMH-NP, BC
Luann Richardson, PhD, DNP, FNP, PMHNP, FAANP
Jdee Richardson, PhD, PMHNP
Elizabeth Riggleman, MSN,RN, BC
Christine Robbins, DNP, APRN, FNP-C
Nicole Robbins, RN, MSN
Kelly Rock, DNP, CRNP
Elaine Rolfs, APRN, BC
Tracey Rose, BSN, RN-BC
LaDonna Ross, CNS, APRN, MSN
Lesley Rothschild , PMHNP-BC
Erica Runkle
Julie Ryder, PMHNP, BC
Kimberly Sadtler, MSN, RN, PMHCNS-BC
Deborah Safier, BSN, MSN
Debra Saldi, MS, BSN, RN, LMHP, NCC
Joanne Sanderson, PMHCNS-BC
Karen Schepp, PhD, APRN, BC
Beth Schreiner, PMHCNS-BC
Angela Seckman, RN, MSN, CNL
Teresa Setnar, MSN, RN, CPN
Aimee-Lynn Sheltry, BSN, RN-BC
Liliana Simmons, MSN, MA, PMHNP-BC, PHN
Sue Simon, MA, MS, BSN, RN
Stephen Sims, BSN, RN, CPN
Angela Smith, RN, BSN-BC
Mary Anne Smith, DNP, PMHNP
Robin Smith, RN, MSN, CPN
Dorinda Snyder, RN
Julie Solomon, PhD, MS, RN, CRNP
Janet Somlyay, DNP, CPNP, PMHNP
Allison Stafford, PhD, RN
Debbie Steele, MFT, PhD, RN
Diane Stein, PMHNP
Whitney Supernavage, APN
Nancy Syms, PMHNP-BC
Peter Taulbee, APRN, FPMHNP-BC
Michael Terry, DNP, FNP, PMHNP
Charles Thomas, RN, BSN
Adria Thornburgh, BSN, RN, MSN-PMHNP student
Susan Timan, MS, APRN
Karen Tobin, MSN, RN-BC
Jennifer Topscher, RN, BSN, BA
Michelle Tsai, DNP, PMHNP-BC
Doris Van Byssum, PsyD, MS
Ellin Wade, RN, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Kim Walker, PNP, PMHCNS-BC
Brandi Walston, RN
James Weidel, PhD FNP-BC PMHNP-BC
Robyn Welch, RN, MSN
Daniel Wesemann, DNP, PMHNP-BC, ARNP
Margaret Wheeler, RN
Max Whipple, CARN, CDP
William White, BSN, RN
Melissa Whitesell, MS, CPNP-AC, FNP-BC, PMHS-BC
Martyna Widera, RN
Diane Wieland, PhD, MSN, RN, PMHCNS-BC
Colleen Williams, DNP, PMHNP-BC
Brittani Williams, RN
Carol Winkler, PNP
Kathleen Wolff, PhD, APRN, CNS
Peggy Wolstein, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Cynthia Woody, RN
Brittany Yates, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Kimberly Young, BSN RN
Laurie Zack, MSN, APN, FNP-BC, LPC
Jolyn Zeller, MS, PMHNP-BC
Marci Zsamboky, DNP, PMHNP/CNS-BC, CNE
Wendy Zubenko, EdD, MSN, CNS