The ISPN Annual Conference program, presented virtually, is now ready for your review! Keynote addresses, concurrent sessions, workshops, and poster presentations are all a part of the 2022 program. A full program is located here.

The following keynote speakers will be participating this year:

Opening Keynote Address
An Awe-full Keynote: The Recovery of Wonder and the 
Praxis of Play
Michael Terry, DNP, FNP, PMHNP
Director and Clinician, Life Cycle Wellness

Susan McCabe Lecture
Psychopharmacologic Nursing Practice: Pitfalls, Pearls and Promises
Julie A. Carbray, PhD, FPMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, APRN
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Nursing and Director, Pediatric Mood Disorders Clinic, Psychiatry College of Medicine, University of Illinois, Chicago

Diversity and Equity Keynote Address
Advancing Mental Health Equity and Justice in 
Marginalized Populations
Bridgette M. Brawner, PhD, MDiv, APRN
Professor of Nursing, Villanova University

Invited Keynote Address
How Right Now: Developing a Nimble and Responsive Communications Campaign to Address Shifting Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing Needs
Amelia Burke-Garcia, PhD, MA, NORC
University of Chicago

Closing Keynote Address
Creating the Future of Psychiatric Nursing with Foresight and Innovation in Mind
Daniel Pesut, PhD, RN, FAAN
Principal Consultant, Strategic Foresight Consulting and Coaching

Four workshops are being offered in 2022:

Workshop 2
Structural Competency: Advancing Health Equity Through Humility
Katerina Melino, MS, PMHNP-BC, PMHNP, University of California, San Francisco; Rosalind de Lisser, MS, PMHNP-BC, University of California, Davis; and Kara Birch, DNP, PMHNP-BC, FNP-BC, University of California, San Francisco

Workshop 3
Preventing and Treating Vicarious Trauma Experienced in Psychiatric Nursing Through the Practice of Self-regulation Tools and Self-care
Maruko Myint, BS; Jayla Aldridge; Elijah Shankar; and Chenghui Wang, University of California, Irvine CYFER Lab

Workshop 4
Using Circles of Collaboration and Clinical Expertise for Treatment of Children and Adolescents
Andrea Kwasky, DNP, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, University of Detroit, Mercy, and Elizabeth Bonham, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN, University of Southern Indiana

Workshop 5
Educating Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Students to Care for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer or Questioning, Intersex, and Asexual (LGBTQIA+) Individuals
Brayden Kameg, DNP, PMHNP-BC, CARN, CNE, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing