Licensure, Accreditation, Certification & Education

About LACE
A quick introduction to licensure, accreditation, certification and education in psychiatric-mental health nursing.
APRN Consensus Model
Learn about the implementation of the Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Consensus Model as it applies to psychiatric-mental health nursing.
Resources specific to the education component of LACE, including competencies, programs, and continuing education for educators.
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ANCC Discounts & Links
As an APNA member, you receive exclusive discounts on all ANCC psychiatric certification exams and on certification renewal!
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