Post-Graduate Certificate - Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Practitioner (PMHNP)

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Dr. Brenda Patzel

For more information, contact Dr. Brenda Patzel at 785-670-1532 or by email:

brenda.patzel@washburn.edu

Post-Graduate Certificate - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) Online Program

Our Program

If you're looking for a way to expand your practice, or your practice options, or if you're only looking for a way to better meet the psychiatric needs of your patients in your current setting, this program can help you.

The PMHNP program prepares graduates to function as a psychiatric nurse practitioner.  PMHNPs provide treatment of psychiatric disorders for individuals, families and groups in a variety of clinical settings, using therapeutic techniques, pharmacological treatments, and interventions. The Washburn University School of Nursing Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Post-Graduate Certificate program prepares graduates to function as a psychiatric nurse practitioner in providing care across the lifespan. 

Our Value

  • A quality program carefully designed to protect your investment of time and money.
  • Part-time program created for the working practitioner.
  • Individualized attention to help you meet your professional goals.
  • Financial Aid is available for students enrolled at least half time (5 hours per term).
  • You will be eligible to apply for the Board Certification Examiniation as a Psychiatric NP.

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Quick Facts
Quick Facts: 20-26 credit hours; 540 clinical clock hrs; $427 per credit hour; 16 week courses

ANCC Certification Eligibility
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Our program meets ANCC's certification eligibility educational requirements.

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CCNE Accreditation
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Accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is pending.

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