The American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) is your resource for psychiatric mental health nursing. A professional organization with more than 8,000 members, we are committed to the specialty practice of psychiatric mental health nursing, health and wellness promotion through identification of mental health issues, prevention of mental health problems and the care and treatment of persons with psychiatric disorders. APNA was recently named as one of American Chronicle's Top 10 Industry Associations in Nursing
The CA Chapter Netletter is BACK!
DMH workers are in great need to provide services on outreach and emergency aid station teams in Mississippi and to continue to support recovery efforts in New York
FIGHTING STIGMA WITH EDUCATION
Documentary: "Living With Schizophrenia," is available for viewing---
here's the link: Fight Stigma
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
California Chapter Board of Directors
WE WANT YOU!
It’s that time of year – getting ready for the APNA Annual Conference in October in Indianapolis and electing officers to our chapter Board of Directors.
Please take a moment to think about offering your input and skills to our chapter leadership, and nominate yourself.
Who do you know to be a leader in our profession? Consider nominating them.
It will literally take you two minutes to fill out the nomination form on-line:
Nominations close on Sunday, August 24th at Midnight
- recently published in JAPNA
Competency-Based Training for PMH Nurse Generalists
Congratulations Catherine O'Reilly,
winner of APNA-CA's Nurse in Washington Internship program scholarship award!