Announcements

  • Save 10% on Professional Liability Insurance with CPI

    Attend 6 hours of approved Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute sessions to be eligible for a 10% non-cumulative credit to your base professional liability premium through NSO and HPSO.

  • 2017 Elections Open Now

    Cast your vote by July 18 for the APNA Board of Directors and Nominating Committee.

  • PCSS-MAT Waiver Training Available Now

    Free PCSS-MAT waiver training is now available for nurses and physician assistants.

  • Free CE & Call for Self-Care Tips for Nurses Week

    Access two free sessions on self-care for nurses and submit your self-care tips May 6-12 in honor of Nurses Week 2017.

  • Free CE of the Month: May 2017

    Four sessions are available free of charge to APNA members through May 31st, and two additional sessions are available for Mental Health Month.

  • National Patient Safety Goal Related to Suicide: Call for Comments

    The Joint Commission is seeking comments on its proposed revisions to the NPSG Related to Suicide for hospitals.

  • Free CE of the Month: April 2017

    Four sessions are available free of charge to APNA members through April 30.

  • Celebrate Excellence with the APNA Annual Awards

    Recognize a colleague for their commitment to psychiatric-mental health nursing with an APNA Annual Award by April 18.

  • Take Action: #StandforMentalHealth

    Share the new APNA position paper on proactive health care policies to ease the burden of mental illness and substance use disorders.

  • Now Accepting Applications: APNA Board of Directors Scholarship

    Help us find up to 30 exceptional graduate and undergraduate/pre-licensure nursing students to receive the 2017 APNA Board of Directors Student Scholarship!

  • APNA 2017 Call for Nominations

    Submit a nomination for the APNA Board of Directors and 2018 Nominating Committee by April 17, 2017.

  • Register Now for the APNA 15th Annual Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute

    CPI, to be held June 8-11 in Baltimore, Maryland, will offer up to 21.5 continuing education contact hours in psychopharmacology.

  • Free CE: February 14 - March 15

    Nearly all sessions in the APNA eLearning Center will be free of cost for members beginning February 14.

  • Buprenorphine Waiver Training for APRNs

    APNA and PCSS-MAT have partnered to provide no cost MAT waiver training to nurses and physician assistants.

  • APNA Research Grants: Now Accepting Proposals

    APNA is seeking research proposals from new nurse researchers to be awarded funding between $1,000 and $10,000.

  • Input Needed: Strategic Direction Survey

    Complete a brief survey to provide your perspective to the APNA Board of Directors. Check your email for a link to this survey.

  • APNA 31st Annual Conference Call for Abstracts Now Open

    Submit an abstract for consideration as a presentation at this fall's conference in Phoenix.

  • APNA Provides Resources for Joining Forces Wellness Week

    APNA supports psychiatric-mental health nurses as they provide care to service members, veterans, and their families.

  • 2016 APNA Annual Activity Report

    This report speaks to key APNA activities from the past year.

  • APNA News for September 2016 Available Now

    Hear from APNA members about what they have been up to, including the newly trained Suicide Competencies Facilitators, APNA President Mary Ann Nihart, and more.

  • 30 Nursing Students Awarded APNA Board of Directors Student Scholarship

    This scholarship, which recognizes exceptional undergraduate/pre-licensure students and graduate students, includes registration to the APNA 30th Annual Conference and a year of complimentary membership.

  • Janice Goodman Named Associate Editor of JAPNA

    Goodman, PhD, PMHCNS-BC, will work with JAPNA Editor in Chief Geraldine Pearson, PhD, APRN, FAAN on APNA's bi-monthly peer-reviewed publication.

  • 2016 APNA Annual Awards Recipients

    Get to know each of the 2016 Annual Awards recipients in a profile outlining their work.

  • 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.