Announcements

  • Free CE of the Month: April 2021

    Four free sessions are available to APNA members through April 30th.
  • Apply Now for the APNA Board of Directors Student Scholarship

    Up to 30 scholarships will be awarded to undergraduate/graduate students who are interested in PMH nursing (application deadline: April 13). 
  • APNA Annual Awards: Call for Nominations

    Celebrate PMH nursing excellence by submitting a nomination for the APNA Annual Awards by April 20.
  • APNA Research Grants

    Launch your research career by submitting a proposal for the APNA Research Grants by May 18.
  • In Memory of Marlene Nadler-Moodie, a PMH Nursing Icon

    Marlene's work with seclusion and restraint and the elimination of stigma has and will continue to impact thousands of PMH nurses. If you would like to join in celebrating her legacy, please visit her tribute page. 
  • Free CE of the Month March 2021

    Browse 4 free sessions available to APNA members through March 31st.
  • Registration Opens for CPI

    Register now for the APNA 19th Annual Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute! Earn 21 contact hours this June 10-13.
  • Free CE of the Month: February 2021

    Four free sessions are available to APNA members through February 28th.
  • APNA Annual Conference Call for Abstracts

    Nurses of all levels and areas of practice are invited to submit their abstracts for presentation at this year's conference.
  • Call for Comments: Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice

    Comment on the updated draft of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice by January 18, 2021.
  • Free CE of the Month: December 2020

    Four free sessions are available to APNA members through December 31st.
  • Motivational Interviewing Online Course Free Through June 2021

    To continue to support all nurses and nursing students during the pandemic, the interactive online course on Motivational Interviewing is free to access through June 30, 2021.
  • New SBIRT Pocket Card for Nurses

    Download an easy-to-use guide created by the APNA Addictions Council with a suggested script, a list of resources, and space to add local contacts.
  • Free Sessions for Suicide Prevention Month and Recovery Month

    In recognition of September being Suicide Prevention Month and Recovery Month, access two free sessions through 10/9.
  • New Nurse Stress Self-Assessment Tool

    Use the new stress self-assessment tool to get tailored resources to help address stress.
  • APNA 34th Annual Conference Program Now Available

    Explore the sessions that will be presented at the virtual conference this fall. 
  • Introducing the 2020 APNA Student Scholars

    Thirty two students will receive a scholarship to attend the APNA 34th Annual Conference and a year of complimentary APNA membership.
  • Register Now for the APNA 34th Annual Conference

    Registration is now open for the APNA 34th Annual Conference, to be held virtually on September 30 to October 4.
  • APNA Commitment to Change

    A commitment to address and confront racism, implicit biases, and inequities within the healthcare system from the APNA Board of Directors.
  • Response to Events Over the Past Week

    A message from APNA President Sattaria (Tari) Dilks, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, FAANP condemning racism and emphasizing the crucial role that PMH nurses play in addressing inequalities. 
  • APNA Statement: PMH Nurse Protection During a Pandemic

    The APNA Board of Directors has released a statement in support of psychiatric-mental health nurses providing essential services across the country having access to appropriate protective equipment.