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Free APNA Continuing Education

 

APNA Webinars: Effective Treatments for Opioid Use Disorders
Educating and Empowering Nurses During an Epidemic
For All Registered Nurses

1.25 Contact Hours

For Advanced Practice Nurses
3.5 Contact Hours

Managing the Neuropsychiatric Manifestations of PD

Webinar: Managing the Neuropsychiatric Manifestations of Parkinson's Disease (PD)
An Update for Nurses
1.5 Contact Hours

APNA Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute Podcast
ADHD Across the Lifespan: Research Update
1.5 Contact Hours in Psychopharmacology


 

 

 

Novel Treatments to Overcome Clinical Challenges in Treating Major Depressive Disorder

 

Practical Ways to Bolster Resilience


 

 

APNA 31st Annual Conference

APNA Annual Conference Podcast
President's Address: Whole Health Begins with Mental Health
0.75 Contact Hours

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Free APNA Continuing Education for APNA Members

 

Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association

Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (JAPNA)
Earn continuing education from articles in JAPNA - new issues available bi-monthly! Here's how to access the current CE article available to you:
  • Click the button below and use your APNA account info to log in.
  • Click on the Current Issue button.
  • Scroll through the articles to find the Free CE icon which indicates that the article is eligible for continuing education.
  • Click on the article title to read it.
  • Scroll down to the bottom of the page to the section labeled "Continuing Education".
  • Follow the instructions to take a post-test and complete an online evaluation. You'll then be able to print or email your CE certificate!
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Remember, you can also use your membership bonus points to access CE content at low to no cost!
 

 

Free CE for APNA Members as a part of Digital Membership with ANA

Nursing Leadership Webinar
November 13  |  1:00pm ET

Designed for RNs with at least 4 years of experience who want to advance in their careers.

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New Competencies to Meet the Changing Needs of Patients
November 21  |  1:00pm ET

Get strategies to grow patient acuity and increase engagement to address the needs of patients.

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Navigate Nursing Webinar Series
Each month, earn continuing education contact hours while learning about challenges all nurses face.

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Free Continuing Education from Outside Organizations

This continuing education is provided by organizations not affiliated with APNA. Posting here does not imply endorsement of content.
 

Engaging the Nursing Community in Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder
0.25 Contact Hours
National Institute on Drug Abuse

PCSS MAT Waiver Training
8.0 Contact Hours
pcssmat.org

Patient Centered Outcomes Research CE Activities
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Adolescent Substance Use and Rx Drug Misuse
1.0 Contact Hour
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Binge-Eating Disorder: Developing a Treatment Plan for Binge-Eating Disorder When First-Line Options Fail
1.5 Contact Hours
College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists

Preventing In-Facility Falls
1.0 Contact Hours
Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

Workplace Violence Prevention for Nurses
2.6 contact hours
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Addressing the Opioid Crisis: Webinar Series
American Association of Colleges of Nursing

Applying the Latest Genetics Findings to Your Practice
0.75 contact hours
American Society of Human Genetic Global Virtual Meeting

Child Welfare Online Tutorials
4.5 contact hours
National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare

Managing Pain Patients Who Abuse Rx Drugs
1.75 contact hours
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
10 contact hours - For master's level professionals
Medical University of South Carolina

 

 

 

Management of Insomnia Disorder
1.0 Contact Hours
Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

 

The College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) webinar
Designed for health care professionals seeking information on urine drug screens, their interpretation, and cross reactivity of different substances.
1.0 Contact Hours

Medication Reconciliation as a Patient Safety Practice During Transitions of Care
1.0 Contact Hours
Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

 

Free Access to CE Activities
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
1.0 Contact Hours

 

 
 
= Content eligible for psychopharmacology contact hours.
 
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited with distinction as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.


 

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