The Premiere Event for Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing
The APNA Annual Conference features more than three days and over 100 continuing education sessions to the hundreds of psychiatric-mental health RNs and APRNs who attend each year. Earn up to 28.5 contact hours onsite at this year's conference!
With a varied program that covers psychiatric-mental health nursing topics across the lifespan, the APNA Annual Conference is held in a new location every year to encourage regional participation, add adventure, and provide a venue to connect with other psychiatric-mental health nurse professionals from across the globe. Join us this year, at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort, as we advance the profession through networking and education and celebrate psychiatric-mental health nurses’ outstanding contributions through the presentation of the APNA Annual Awards.
Conference Educational Learning Objectives
By the end of this conference the learner will be better able to:
Explore psychiatric-mental health nursing opportunities for intra and inter-professional collaboration across administration, education, practice and research.
Discuss innovative care delivery models that implement the full scope of psychiatric nursing practice across settings to meet the physical and mental health needs of the population across the lifespan.
Advance psychiatric-mental health nursing through collaborative strategies with patients, families, colleagues, and to improve the mental health of the population.
Do you want to reach an audience of more than 1,400 psychiatric-mental health nurses? This is a rare chance to interact with decision makers in both private and public settings.
APNA fosters excellence in education, practice, and research development. Conference attendees will be educated on the latest and most effective products, services, training and best practices to improve their knowledge and expertise.
APNA is committed to facilitating and supporting opportunities for dynamic interaction and participation among conference attendees, presenters and exhibitors. Your organization will benefit from immediate brand recognition, increased sales and increased product exposure among many new potential customers at the APNA Annual Conference.
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) was founded in 1986. In the ensuing 28 years, APNA has grown to be the largest professional membership organization committed to the specialty practice of psychiatric-mental health (PMH) nursing and wellness promotion, prevention of mental health problems, and the care and treatment of persons with psychiatric disorders.