Issue Statements

The Impact of COVID-19 Extreme Stress and Trauma on American Health Care Providers
June 2020

APNA Statement: Commitment to Change
Addressing racial inequities/racism
June 2020

President's Message
Addressing racial inequities/racism
June 2020

APNA Statement: PMH Nurse Protection During a Pandemic
May 2020

The Pivotal Role of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses
Addressing psychiatric-mental health nursing workforce shortage
April 2019

Joint Statement of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association and the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board Regarding Pediatric Primary Care Mental Health Specialist (PMHS®) Certification
October 2017

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