The Psych council is open for membership to any Psychiatric Mental Health nurse that is a member of NCNA. Non-members are encouraged to join NCNA and then select the Psych Council as a preferred council membership.
We provide a forum for discussion of practice issues and concerns within mental health for the psych generalist (RN,LPN, students) and APRN (NP,CNS, students). The nature of our council provides a platform to:
Interested in joining the Council of Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurses? We would love to have you! NCNA members can join any council by updating their profile. Click on the “Account” tab, then choose “Personal Info” on the left side of the page, and scroll down to choose the councils you wish to join. Don’t forget to hit “Save” at the bottom! If you have any questions, feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chair: Kathleen Peniston PMHNP-BC
Vice Chair: Michelle Franklin, MSN, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC
Advanced Practice Representative: Angela Wilson, RN, MSN, NP
Generalist Representative: Dorinda Snyder RN, MSN, MHA
NP Representative: Jamie Smolko, NP