AAPPN is Washington state’s professional home for advanced practice psychiatric nurses.
With more than 250 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 serves members and the professional community through:
- Advocacy: protecting your profession and advocating for mental health care
- Career Cultivation: providing resources and programs to enhance your practice
- Connection: bringing members together share resources, learn new skills, and build friendships
- Education: conducting CE programs designed specifically for psychiatric ARNPs
Register today for this master class exploring patient lethality and mandatory reporting obligations under Washington State and Federal laws.
The East King County Chapter meeting is on Wednesday, May 19.
Interested in a pediatric group that spans ages from 2 to 32? Join the CAYA Specialty Group. The next meeting is May 25.
Do you work in a rural area? Join the AAPPN Rural Practice Group meeting on Tuesday, June 1.
Many of AAPPN’s legislative priorities passed during the 2021 legislative session!
This year, the Bree Collaborative is examining Social Determinants of Health. Student Board Member Steven Pline is following the workgroup meetings for AAPPN.
Membership in AAPPN can provide a sense of belonging and avenues for connection with your peers.
It helps you build upon your clinical skills and grow your practice.
And it includes you in an active professional community working to protect your profession in Olympia.
Join us to advance your practice, enhance your career, and strengthen our community.