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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


 

 

 

 

 

Practical Ways to Bolster Resilience


 

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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Seclusion and Restraint: Keys to Assessing and Mitigating Risks
1.0 contact hours
Diane Allen, MN, RN-BC, NEA-BC;  Stephanie Bradley, MSN, RN-BC;  Sandra Gary, BSN, RN-BC;  Todd Lauster, BA, RN-BC;  Gisela Catano-Mahoney, MEd, RN-BC;  Justin Souther, RN-BC
 
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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 ANA eMembership

 

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

 

Psychological and Pharmacological Treatments for Adults with PTSD
1.0 contact hours
Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

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

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

Recovery-Oriented Engagement Practices
1.0 Contact Hours each
SAMHSA Recovery to Practice

 
 

 

 

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


 

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