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Doctoring, Without the Doctor - Featuring #psychnurse Murlene Osburne: http://buff.ly/1J3oVcG via NYTimes Health #mentalhealth #nursing
States with a shortage of doctors are giving nurse practitioners greater responsibilities and autonomy.
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"My hope is always that my acceptance and empathy supports healing." - Michelle #ProudPsychNurse #NursesWeek 
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Free CE for APNA members in honor of #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth!
Account Login. Username: Password: Log In. If you do not have an APNA account, follow these links to either Join APNA or to Sign Up for a Non-member Account. If your membership has lapsed, call APNA at 855-863-APNA (2762). eLearning Home · Search Online CE · My eLearning · Conference Archives ...
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"I’ve long been an advocate for 'embedding' a mental health provider such as a psychiatric nurse in primary care as well as targeted specialty clinics to reduce the stigma and increase the access of receiving services within a primary care setting." - President Susie Adams
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A quick look at this year's Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute! #CPIpsychopharm http://buff.ly/1PRP41k
APNA's official website and your resource for psychiatric mental health nursing.
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An Unusual Coping Method Is Helping #Nurses Find Peace At Work http://buff.ly/1CNlhRT via HuffPost Living #selfcare
For most nurses, the only constant in their days is the fact that things are perpetually changing around them. However, the majority of the training they receive before reaching their hectic workplaces is based on stable, theoretical examples. One Ca...
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"I have the ability to provide compassionate care while also educating those who do not understand #mentalillness." - Deanna #NursesWeek
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"I am proud to serve those who are in need. I know that any one of us can suffer from mental illness at any time in our lives. I have the ability to provide compassionate care while also educating those who do not understand mental illness. I am grateful for the opportunity to be a psychiatric nurse and proud of what my patients have taught me over the years." - Deanna ‪#‎proudpsychnurse‬ ‪#‎nursesweek‬
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A BIG thank you to all nurses! For ‪#‎NursesWeek‬, our CNE podcast, Possibilities, Partnerships, & Healing, is FREE to everyone. Enjoy! http://elearning.apna.org/session.php?id=15086
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Free CE alert! In honor of #NursesWeek, the USPHS is hosting a May 6th webinar on ethical & quality #nursing care:
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The deadline to nominate a colleague for an APNA Annual Award is TODAY - A nomination is a simple and rewarding way to say "thank you" to a psychiatric-mental health nurse who gives so much!
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The APNA Institute for Safe Environments gathers resources on safety in mental #healthcare settings. Check them out:
APNA's official website and your resource for psychiatric mental health nursing.
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855-883-APNA (2762)
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Your resource for psychiatric mental health nursing!
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The American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) is your resource for psychiatric mental health nursing. A professional organization with 7,500 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.