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  • 2016 APNA Elections Results

    New members of the APNA Board of Directors and 2017 Nominating Committee have been announced. They will be sworn in at the APNA 30th Annual Conference.

  • APRN State by State Practice Authority Guide

    A new interactive map provides information on PMH-APRN scope of practice, supervision, prescribing, and relevant legislation.

  • Press Release Announcing New Education to Address Opioid Use

    The no cost educational sessions were designed to support nurses in all fields as they address the opioid use epidemic.

  • New Resources on Violence Prevention

    New toolkit and position paper to support psychiatric-mental health nurses in their violence prevention efforts.

  • Comment on New VA Regulatory Proposal

    The VA has requested comments on a proposal to allow APRNs full practice authority within the scope of their VA employment.

  • Register Now for the APNA 30th Annual Conference

    Earn up to 128+ continuing education contact hours by registering for this year's conference in Hartford, Connecticut.

  • Announcing the 2016 APNA Annual Awards Recipients

    The 11 recipients will be honored in person at the APNA 30th Annual Conference, on the APNA website, in the newsletter, and in an APNA press release.

  • APNA Elections: Make your voice heard!

    Elections are now open for the APNA Board of Directors and 2017 Nominating Committee.

  • New Safety Toolbox for Nurses Week

    The Safety Toolbox contains limited time free continuing education as well as other resources.

  • New Free CE for National Mental Health Month

    Issue 3 of the APNA eSeries on Bipolar Spectrum Disorders is now online.

  • March 2016 Members' Corner Now Available

    Featuring a message from APNA President Mary Ann Nihart, CPI information, tips for certification exam preparation, and more.

  • Call for Nominations for the APNA Annual Awards

    Nominate an exceptional psych nurse for the APNA Annual Awards! Nomination deadline April 19.

  • Call for Nominations for the APNA Board of Directors

    Submit your name now for one of the national leadership positions becoming available this year.

  • 2016 APNA Board of Directors Student Scholarship Open

    Awarded to graduate and undergraduate/pre-licensure students, this scholarship includes registration to the APNA 30th Annual Conference and a year's membership to APNA.

  • Register now for the 14th Annual Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute

    Register by May 16th to save $75 with Early Bird Registration.

  • 10 New Annual Conference Podcasts Available Now

    Browse the 63 available session recordings from the 29th Annual Conference, including 10 new sessions.

  • Limited Time - 2.25 Free Contact Hours

    Two free podcasts available for a limited time for Valentine's Day. (Ends March 18.)

  • Call for Research Grant Proposals

    The American Psychiatric Nursing Foundation is now accepting applications for their research grant program. Apply for anywhere from $1,000 up to $10,000 to fund your research.

  • January 2016 Members' Corner Now Available

    The first Members' Corner of 2016 features a new President's Message, updates for the Annual Conference and CPI, Member News, and more.

  • 11 NEW Annual Conference Sessions Now Online

    Podcast recordings of 31 sessions presented at the APNA 29th Annual Conference are now available online for CE.

  • APNA 30th Annual Conference Call for Abstracts Now Open

    Submit an abstract for the Annual Conference to share your expertise with the psychiatric-mental health nursing community.

  • 10 Annual Conference Sessions Now Online

    Podcast recordings of ten sessions presented at the APNA 29th Annual Conference are now available online for CE.

  • Give the Gift of Continuing Education

    This holiday season, give APNA eLearning Center bonus points to a friend, colleague, or mentor.

  • APNA Joins White House Effort to Address Opioid Misuse & Overdose

    The effort seeks to train health care providers, improve access to treatment, and raise awareness of the risks of prescription drug misuse.

  • Introducing the 2015 APNF Research Grant Recipient

    Kosuke Niitsu has been named the recipient of the 2015 APNF Research Grant.

  • Free CE Podcast for National Recovery Month

    Transforming Psychiatric Mental Health Care to Recovery Oriented Practice with an Inter-professional Team | 0.5 Contact Hours | Celeste Johnson, DNP, APRN, PMH CNS

  • Geraldine S. Pearson Named Editor in Chief of JAPNA

    View the press release to learn more about Dr. Pearson.

  • Get to Know the 2015 Annual Awards Recipients

    Learn more about this year's Annual Awards recipients by checking out their profiles available now.