APNA Certificate Program: Understanding the Brain-Behavior Connection

Sharpen your skills in assessment and intervention using principles of neurobiology.

A 3-module certificate program for RNs and APRNs who want to:

  • Improve accuracy and efficiency through care based on principles of neurobiology.
  • Gain a better understanding of the science behind the behaviors individuals display in the milieu enhancing compassion and reducing judgement.
  • Advance their skills in evidence-based assessment and the delivery of tailored interventions that target symptom reduction most effectively.

Join expert Doctor Mary D. Moller, DNP, ARNP, APRN, PMHCNS-BC, CPRP, FAAN for an online certificate program exploring the biological processes behind human behavior and what that means for the care and treatment you provide. You will come away with a clearer understanding of the neurobiology behind how an individual reacts to their provider, medication, environment, and more, as well as a path forward for assessing key symptoms common to psychiatric disorders and providing tailored nursing interventions.

The Brain-Behavior Connection

Earn 5 contact hours

Target Audience: RNs & APRNs

APNA Members: $67
Nonmembers: $83

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Information for Institutions

Enhance your nursing staff's comfort, confidence, and competence in providing care to persons with mental illness with a cutting-edge certificate program based on principles of neurobiology. With three modules that link brain science directly to psychiatric-mental health nursing practice, your RNs and APRNs will approach their day-to-day work in a way that promotes positive outcomes, streamlines clinical decisions, and targets the symptoms specific to each diagnosis.  Discounted pricing is available to institutions who purchase this program in blocks of 10 or more registrations.

Please email grouporders@apna.org for more information.

Bulk Purchase Pricing
Blocks of
Price Per Registration
Block of
Total Price
Savings of
10 to 19
$65
10
$650
3%
20 to 29
$63
20
$1,260
6%
30 to 39
$61
30
$1,830
9%
40 to 49
$59
40
$2,360
12%
50 to 59
$57
50
$2,850
15%
60 to 69
$55
60
$3,300
18%
70 to 79
$53
70
$3,710
21%
80 to 89
$51
80
$4,080
24%
90 to 99
$49
90
$4,410
27%
100 or more
$47
100
$4,700
30%
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