Topeka, KS -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/14/2014 -- The American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA) has announced their 35th Annual Conference, entitled Healthcare: Grounded in Holistic Nursing, will be held June 12-15, 2015 at the Chateau on the Lake Resort Spa & Convention Center in Branson, Missouri.
Attendees will learn about holistic nursing practice, education and research from various types of healthcare and nursing experts. More information about the conference can be found at www.ahna.org/Conference. The conference will offer attendees an enticing and informative schedule of nursing educational workshops, speakers, networking opportunities and exhibitors.
AHNA conferences can always be counted upon to engage nurses in an understanding of rootedness and how their practice reflects the origins of holism, holistic nursing and caring as foundational basis of nursing care.
Attendees can expect to enjoy early morning activities such as Yoga and Meditation and can take part in a “Zen Raffle and Auction.” They will also have the opportunity to participate in pre-conference, half-day and full-day nursing educational sessions.
All are welcome to attend: nurses, educators, administrators, and other healthcare practitioners from all specialties. Come and experience the healing value of a holistic community, networking, sharing circles and mentorship.
Since its founding in 1981, the American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA) – a non-profit professional membership organization - has increasingly become the definitive global voice for holistic nursing for registered nurses and other holistic healthcare professionals around the globe. It is open to registered nurses and other individuals interested in holistically oriented health care practices throughout the United States.
The organization’s primary mission is to advance holistic healthcare by increasing awareness, education and both professional and personal community-building among nurses, other healthcare professionals, and the public.
Over the past 34 years AHNA has consistently delivered valuable resources, improved educational tools, and offered superior networking opportunities to a vibrant and expanding universe of healthcare professionals. AHNA currently services almost 4,500 members through 130 local chapters/networks both in the U.S. and abroad.
AHNA supports the education of nurses, allied health practitioners, and the general public on health-related issues and the concepts of holism: a state of harmony among body, mind, emotions, and spirit within an ever-changing environment. Holistic nursing is recognized by the American Nurses Association as an official nursing specialty with both a defined scope and standards of practice.
The American Holistic Nurses Association™ Education Provider Committee is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center™ Commission (ANCC) on Accreditation. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # 10442.