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Virginia Association of Community Psychiatric Nurses - VACPN
Welcome to the VACPN Blog!

January 2011

We now have a Member update feature!

You can submit, updates on members such as, job advancements, awards, new degree's, promotions, or family information to be shared and posted.  E-mail or submit through the comment section directly on-line under Updates on Members Category.

I did not know how to post this to our website or linkedin, so I am sending to you to post. She was with Colonial CSB for many years.

HAMPTON - Our beloved wife, mother and grandmother, Joan Dolores Scrimo Palumbo passed away into the arms of her loving Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. After much suffering here on Earth she was called home. Joan peacefully passed away Monday, Jan. 24, 2011, after long and courageous battles with breast cancer and multiple myeloma.
Joan was a native of Canton, Ohio; she graduated from Central Catholic High School and Mercy Hospital School of Nursing. She retired from Colonial Services Board in 2006 after 20 years of faithful, caring service.

Check out our new features!

  • We have added a Membership information page to our website.  This will tell you how to become a member if you can not attend the conference's and stay connected. 
  • Do not forget about our Discussion Board feature on this BLOG, it is a great way to network with your fellow members.
  • SAVE the Date has been added for Spring Conference.
  • Regional members, please submit your planned meeting dates and locations so they may be posted for Upcoming meetings.
  • We are still looking for nurses to submit abstracts for future training opportunities.

VACPN Business Meeting 10.22.10 Secretary's Report

VACPN Business Meeting
In Attendance: Sharon Daniels, Judy King, Kathy Tierney, Michelle Williams, Mairnia Sinyard, Pamela Clifton, Kirk Morton, Cathy Armes, Juanita Siyal, Larelle Carver, Wanda Cooper, Elysia Edmondson, Trady Johnson, Dorothy Boudell, Janeen Massenbuy, Belle Wiggins, Richard Elmore, Cheryl Zellmer, Gail Dussere, Margaret Watson, Louise Pesnicak, Christine Luchie, Karen Davis, Lisa Babilon, Robin Powell, Jennifer Phelps, Melissa Jones, Nancy Jones, Zeenat Ryatt, Donna Horan, Joyce Southern, Allison O’Brien, Deborah Pierce, Ashton Franklin, Jan Puffenberger