Minnesota Psychiatric Nursing:
Where Crisis Meets Commitment
July 22-23, 2016
Regions Hospital Auditorium, Saint Paul, MN
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association and the APNA Minnesota Chapter are co-providing a Summer Conference in Saint Paul on July 22-23, 2016. Topics include tobacco dependence treatment, de-escalation in mental health settings, and psychiatric emergencies of correctional patients. This conference is designed for direct care nurses, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, Nursing Students, Psychiatrists, Social Workers, Patient Care Assistants, Mental Health Associates, Emergency Room Techs, and other Health Care Professionals. A link to a printable brochure is below.
Friday, July 22, 2016
5:30 pm-7: 00 pm: Chapter meeting with light supper provided
7:00 pm-8:30 pm: Jill Williams, MD. Updates in tobacco dependence treatment. (1.5 Contact hours)
Saturday, July 23, 2016
8:00 am- 12:00 pm: Jill Williams, MD. Providing effective tobacco dependence treatments.
12:45 pm-2:15 pm: Steve Wickelgren. MA, LMFT, De-escalation in mental health settings
2:30 pm-3:45 pm: Karalee LaBreche, DNP, PMHNP/CNS-BC. Psychiatric emergencies of correctional patients
3:45 pm- 4:00 pm: Q & A and Evaluations (up to 6.0 contact hours)
Flyer (PDF): APNA MN Conference July 2016