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

Applications are closed for Fall 2016.

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 Examination as a Psychiatric NP.

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

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CCNE Accredited

The Post-Graduate Certificate - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Education.

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Quality Matters

Washburn University – School of Nursing is committed to implement the Quality Matters Standards for the design of online courses, and we are systematically building and evaluating our courses based on these rigorous, research-based standards. The Quality Matters Standards assure that the online components of these courses promote learner engagement and provide students with all the tools and information they need to be successful learners. More information regarding Quality Matters may be found at the link below.

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