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Save the Date: 2020 APNA Minnesota Chapter Conference

The following information is provided for your convenience. APNA Minnesota Chapter is not affiliated with nor endorsed by Southern Minnesota Nurses.

Mark your calendars for next year’s APNA Minnesota Chapter Conference!

APNA Minnesota Chapter Conference 2020
April 24-25, 2020
PrairieCare Institute
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Minnesota Chapter of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association is planning on offering the APNA Competency Based Training for Suicide Prevention on April 24 and the Chapter Conference on April 25. More information is in the attached brochure (below). We hope to see you there!

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Post expires at 6:00 PM on Saturday, April 25th, 2020.

7th Annual SCCBI Mental Health Conference

South Central Community Based Initiative (SCCBI) is hosting its 7th annual mental health conference on Tuesday, October 2, at Minnesota State University, Mankato. This year’s theme is “See the Forest for the Trees: Theoretical Framework and Practical Approaches for Suicide, Anxiety, and Character Pathology.” Dr. Michael Farnsworth will be the keynote speaker. For more information, please see the attached brochure below.

Post expires at 6:00 PM on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018.

APNA Competency-Based Suicide Prevention Training

The Minnesota chapter of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association is hosting a Competency-Based Suicide Prevention Training on Friday, April 13, at the College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph, Minnesota, from 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM.

The training is $60 for members and $75 for non-members. The cost covers the 6.5 continuing education CEs, training materials, provider registration card and lunch.

For more information and registration, click here to be taken to the APNA website.

Post expires at 8:00 PM on Friday, April 13th, 2018.

Yellow Ribbon breakfast buffet to be held September 13

yellow-ribbonThe Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program of Minnesota will be hosting a breakfast buffet on Sunday, September 13, 2015, from 9:00 AM to noon at the WOW! Zone Family Entertainment Center, located at 2030 Adams Street in Mankato. Cost for the buffet is $12.00 for adults and $5.00 for children under 5. Proceeds go to support Yellow Ribbon’s suicide prevention programs.

For more information or tickets call (507) 420-5689 or check out the event on Facebook. Click here to download a flyer to print and share.

Yellow Ribbon is a grassroots, community-based volunteer organization developed to serve youth and the communities that surround them, and to address youth/teen suicide through public awareness, education and training to help communities build new and/or strengthen existing programs.

Post expires at 10:00 PM on Sunday, September 13th, 2015.