Seclusion & Restraint Task Force

This task force is reviewing and updating the 2018 APNA Position Statement on the Use of Seclusion & Restraint and the 2014 APNA Seclusion & Restraint Standards of Practice, with meetings each month to touch base on progress. APNA members participating in this task force have a passion for the topic, an interest in advocacy for PMH patients, and an understanding of the importance of milieu therapy to maintain therapeutic environments. 

Chairs
Ellen Blair, DNP, APRN, PMHCNS-BC, NEA-BC, FAAN
Evelyn J. Perkins, MS, PMH-BC, NE-BC, RN

Steering Committee
Julie Abfalter, BSN, RN-BC
Diane E. Allen, DNP, PMHRN-BC, FACHE(Ret) 
Kelly Nikles Bryant, MS, BSN, RN, NPD-BC, NEA-BC  
Megan Chubb, RN, BSN 
Dana Cook, MSN, RN-BC
Jennifer Fordmeir, MSN, ARNP, PMHNP-BC
Patricia A. Harrison, MSN, RN-BC, CMSRN
Debra Mack , MSN, RN-BC
Gina Malfeo-Martin, MSN
Pamela E. Marcus, RN, APRN, PMH-BC
Christina Mignon, MSN, RN, CENP
Jennifer Nieves, RN, MSN
Virtud Oloan, EdD, BSN, RN-BC
Theresa R. Searls, APRN-BC
Lincoln Teal, RN, MSN
Drew White, MSN, PMHNP-BC

Advisory Panel
Crezel Adaya, RN, BSN, PMHN, BC
Crystal Andrews, DNP, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Larissa Barclay, DNP, NP-C, PMHNP-BC, CWCN
Andrea Bast, MSN, RN-BC
John Brewer, APRN
Tina Brooks, RN, MSN
Kim Butts, DNP, MBA, MSN-Ed, RN-BC
Kristin Castillo, RN, BSN
Tracie Caudill, RN, BSN
Ashley De La Rosa, RN
Joanne DeSanto Iennaco, PhD
Debra Dickson, RN, MS, PMHCNS-BC
Sabrina Diffendaffer, MSN, RN
Emily Elmer, RN, BSN
Jessica Estes, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Aaron Fischer, RN, BSN
Loraine Fleming, DNP, PMHNP-BC
Robin Foreman, PhD, MSN, RN
David Frey, MSN Ed., PMH-BC, NE-BC, CNE
Laura Galbraith
Ashley Garner, DNP, PMHNP-BC
Niki Gjere, PhD, MA, MS, PMHCNS-BC, RN, APRN, CNS
Angela Goodson, RN, MSN
Anne Greenwalt, MSN, RN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Roxann Hackbarth, ARNP
Michelle Hampton, RN, MS, CS
Jean Heideman, PMHCNS-BC
Michelle Heiner, RN
Myrthle Henry, PhD, RN
Wanda Hilliard, DNP, MBA, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Karen Hogan, MSN, DNP, RN, NE-BC
Obinna Ilochonwu
Dorothy Kassahn, MS, MEd., RN, PMHCNS-BC
Cathleen Kealey, MSN, RN, PMH-BC
Nancy Larson, RN, BSN
Ellen Latour, APRN, DNP
Andrea Lerma, MSN, RNCS, APRN
Edna Lewin, PhD, RN
Chin-Nu Lin, RN, DNP
Ruthy Lindvall, RN, BSN, PMH-BC
Katherine Lucatorto, DNP, RN
Nita Magee, PhD, MHNP-BC, RN
Eunice Makau, APRN, MSN
Joyce McDermott, MSN, RN-BC
Marie McDougall, RN
Tanna McKinney, MSN, RN-BC
Debra Millett, DNP, MSN, MBA, RN-NEA, RN-BC
Latonia Mitchell
Tammi Packer, BSN, RN-BC
John Parker, MS, RN
Melissa Patton, MSN, BSN, RN
Clark Pelphrey, RN
Michael Polacek, DNP, RN, NPD-BC
Sally Powell, RN
Rebecca Puchkors, MSN, RN, PMH-BC
Georgina Reid, MSN, RN
Shirley Repta, PhD, RN, MBA
Donna Riemer, RN
Amy Rushton, DNP, PMHCNS-BC
Marianne Siewers, APRN
Liliana Simmons, MSN, MA, PMHNP-BC, PHN
Susan Smith, RN-BC
Brandi Stanley, MSN, RN
Christopher Stephan-Jones, MSN, BSN, RN-BC
Sarah Stout, RN, BSN
Tijuana Terrell
Chioma Uzoma, APRN, MSN, PMHNP
Dave Vander Ark, DNP, MSN, RN-BC
Sharon Ward-Miller, APRN
Tamsyn Weaver, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC
Michele Whitaker, RN, BSN
Roy Wilms, RN, MS, MA,BC
Janet Wray, APRN
 

 

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