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2013-11-25 23:30:01

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) is currently accepting applications for the new Virtual Nursing Academy of APNA Champions for Smoking Cessation. 12-15 APNA members with promising smoking cessation interventions will receive an honorarium of $1,000, complimentary registration to the APNA 28th Annual Conference, October 22-25, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana, and access to an online knowledge-sharing community. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 To help mobilize...

2013-11-19 16:52:13

New research shows benefits for people with depression, anxiety, dementia, maternal depression, post traumatic stress disorder and alcohol abuse Non-specialist health workers are beneficial in providing treatment for people with mental, neurological and substance-abuse (MNS) problems in developing countries – where there is often a lack of mental health professionals – according to a new Cochrane review. Researchers, led by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, say...

2013-11-11 23:02:42

Give an Hour's network of licensed mental health professionals has given more than 104,000 hours of mental health services to military community. Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 Give an Hour™, a national nonprofit organization providing free mental health services to members of the military, veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan, their loved ones, and their communities announces that that its network of licensed mental health professionals has given more than 104,000 hours of...

2013-10-09 23:01:28

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) is thrilled to now provide its members, as a part of their APNA membership, with the option of eMembership in the American Nurses Association (ANA). Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 The American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) is thrilled to now provide its members, as a part of their APNA membership, with the option of eMembership in the American Nurses Association (ANA). Enrolling in ANA’s eMembership program affords...

2013-09-18 23:32:04

10 graduate and 10 undergraduate nursing students have been named recipients of the inaugural APNA Board of Directors Student Scholarship, which includes complimentary registration, travel and lodging to the APNA 27th Annual Conference in San Antonio, Texas; one year complimentary membership in the APNA, and significant opportunities for mentorship and participation in psychiatric mental health nursing initiatives. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 The American Psychiatric...

2013-08-27 23:27:03

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association has issued a position paper, Competency-based Training for Nurse Generalists: Inpatient Intervention and Prevention of Suicide, which is printed in the July/August issue in the Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 A position paper issued by the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) and printed in the July/August issue of the Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses...

2013-08-20 23:26:25

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association announces an online resource, http://www.apna.org/ACA, which provides information on the current and future changes implemented under the Affordable Care Act. Fallls Church, Virginia (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 With the open enrollment component of the Affordable Care Act beginning October 1st, the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) partnered with the Health Resources and Services Administration to launch an online resource center...

2013-07-31 23:33:42

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association honors nine psychiatric mental health nurses who demonstrate excellence in PMH nursing. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 The American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2013 APNA Annual Awards. The APNA Annual Awards recognize nurses who exemplify excellence across the spectrum of psychiatric mental health nursing practice, education, leadership, research, and innovation. An APNA Annual...


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  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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