Mission and Purpose

IAPN is founded primarily for networking between Registered Psychiatric Nurses trained in Nigeria, regardless of country of origin or country of practice. The association is designed to support quality delivery of care and services, improvement and innovation in mental health care services in Africa.
The mission of IAPN is to be an international resource, identifying with Psychiatric care and treatment of the highest standard, searching for new developments and gaining better understanding of mental health continuum. Providing leadership to promote mental health nursing with the view of improving mental health care for socio-economically challenged and culturally diverse Africa.