Mission: To advance holistic nursing through community building, advocacy, research and education
Programs: Convention and trade show organizer - organized, promoted and/or managed holistic health care conference for approximately 550 attendees. This activity included up to 31. 5 contact hours of cne for rn's offering 45 separate sessions.
professional organization - promoted professional interest of the holistic nursing profession and published a newsletter for distribution to approximately 5,500 members.
periodical publisher - carries out operations necessary for producing and distributing a peer review journal "the journal of holistic nursing" including writing and editing articles.
The American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA) leaders and members have created the Standards and the Specialty for Holistic Nursing. AHNA has the answers for what our patients need and the self-care parameters that all nurses need for providing their nursing care. AHNA's Annual Conferences are a must go to event to continue learning about holistic nursing and networking with other nurses. Nurses describe AHNA Conferences as "Coming Home". Go to ahna.org for further information.