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Leslie Oleck
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November 2021 APNA President’s Message

The Time is Now to Activate Our Voices! APNA President Leslie Oleck, MSN, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, LMFT By any ...
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Nurses in Action: Insights Into Providing Care to Veterans

Veterans often have a higher incidence of mental health issues and physical comorbidities due to mental/physical trauma associated with ...
Two members smile at each other.
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Member News November 2021

November 2021 APNA News: Members' Corner   Diane Allen was quoted regarding healthcare workplace violence in an article in The ...
Paula Bolton & Donna Ecklesdafer
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APNA Position Paper Update: Dispelling Misconceptions About Electroconvulsive Therapy

November 2021 APNA News: Members' Corner For more than eight decades, psychiatric-mental health nurses have provided individualized care for ...
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Creating the APNA Nursing Competencies for Treating Tobacco Use Disorders

A new publication in the Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association describes how the competencies were created and more. ...
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Suicide Prevention in the First Person

November 2021 APNA News: Members' Corner Having survived a suicide attempt, Kevin Hines not only lived to see another day, ...
Matt Tierney
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NAM Discussion Paper: Improving Behavioral Health Services in the Time of COVID-19 and Racial Inequities

APNA Immediate Past President Matt Tierney, who represented APNA on this group, is a co-author of this publication....
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October 2021 APNA News

Your monthly psychiatric-mental health nursing news & updates......
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Free CE of the Month: November

An exclusive APNA member benefit....