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APNA Announcements

  • Registration opens in June for the APNA 38th Annual Conference. Attend this October 9-12 in Louisville, Kentucky, or via virtual livestream.
  • Be inspired by the recently announced 2024 APNA Annual Awards Recipients, APNA members who demonstrate excellence in PMH nursing practice, education, research, leadership, community efforts, and more.
  • Passionate about driving change in mental health care? Apply for an APNA Research Grant by May 7.
  • Registration is OPEN for the APNA 22nd Annual Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute on June 6-9 in Rockville, Maryland, or virtual. Save your space by May 13 to save!
  • Gain skills in flexible, strategic interventions including reflective listening and learning to recognize change or sustain talk with the new FREE nursing education, Motivational Interviewing: Practical Strategies for Nurses.

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APNA Dues Update

Supporting you professionally in vital and timely ways continues to be APNA’s top priority. Your organization has been able ...
President's Message

When the Spirit Moves You

You inspire me. Our connection paradigm is shifting and evolving with your interpretations of CONNECTION. In talking with APNA leaders ...
APNA News Members’ CornerNews

CPI: Psychotherapy insights to enhance your practice

Evelyn Perkins
Members’ CornerNews

Why I answered the APNA Call for Nominations 

Evelyn Perkins was Secretary of the APNA Board of Directors from 2020-2023. She explains why she answered the APNA ...
Members’ Corner

My PMH Nurse Luminary leads by example

In this installment of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Luminaries, APNA member Jill Folsom, MS, RN shares how a nurse practitioner ...
Members’ CornerNews

Member News March 2024

Member Highlights Kathleen R. Delaney was named to the planning committee for a National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (...
APNA News Members’ Corner

My PMH Nurse Luminary helped found APNA

In this installment of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Luminaries, APNA member Wailua Brandman, APRN, PMHCNS/NP-BC, FAANP shares how ...

Member News January 2024

Member Highlights   University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Nursing School highlights Stuart Eynon in an article that tells his ...
Lisa Ledonne
APNA News Members’ Corner

Self-Harm Prevention Project: Presenting at the APNA Annual Conference

Self-Harm Prevention Project: Innovative and Evidence-Based Solutions to Promote a Safe Environment of Care on Inpatient Psychiatry was ...

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Earn contact hours while gaining skills in flexible, strategic interventions with the new nursing education course Motivational Interviewing: Practical Strategies for Nurses. It’s free for APNA members.

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