Association of Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses
Advancing your practice, your career, and our community.

AAPPN is Washington state’s professional home for advanced practice psychiatric nurses.

With more than 200 clinical and student members—from Bellingham to Richland, from Vancouver to Spokane—AAPPN is the only organization specifically dedicated to the profession in our state.

AAPPN is. . .CONNECTION

AAPPN is. . .EDUCATION

  • Conferences and workshops featuring local and national speakers specifically geared toward the needs of psychiatric ARNPs
  • Reduced-rate and free CEs for members
  • Resources for educational opportunities throughout our community

AAPPN is. . .CAREER CULTIVATION

AAPPN is. . .ADVOCACY

  • Lobbyist representing our profession in Olympia
  • Legislative alerts for members to make their voice heard
  • Collaboration with state leaders and partner organizations

JOIN US. Become an AAPPN member today and enjoy all the benefits that your professional association has to offer!

2020 LEGISLATIVE SESSION

The next legislative session starts on January 12, 2020. The Legislative Committee is recruiting new members. Contact Chris Crosser at chris@aappn.org or 306-734-3144 to learn more!

SUPPORT THE FUTURE

The Lois Price Spratlen Foundation provides scholarships and community grants to psychiatric ARNPs who demonstrate the character, energy, and courage exemplified by Lois Price Spratlen, founding member of AAPPN. Learn more about the Foundation.


SAVE THE DATE

It’s never too early to mark your calendar for the AAPPN Spring Conference! Be sure to save the date for March 28, 2020.

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