NPD Café: Double Shot



Need a Refill? Attend the Fall Virtual Event

NPD Café: Double Shot, a two-day live virtual education experience is happening nowSeptember 14 and 15. It's not too late to join us to fill your cup with the perfect blend of self-reflection and professional growth. Based on some of our most successful NPD Café content, the addition of Aspire to Trailblaze recordings, and three new live sessions, NPD Café: Double Shot is a new fall education event that offers the extra jolt you need to inspire NPD excellence.

Prepare to settle in for live, expert-guided self-reflection and professional growth, which will ultimately make you a better resource for your teams. Then, curl up with a cup of coffee and explore the library of session recordings and contact hour-eligible rapid-fire podcast episodes, carefully curated for you by our NPD baristas, all happening during NPD Week. You'll have access to all recordings to obtain nursing continuing professional development (NCPD) contact hours through October 31, 2022.

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Earn up to 26.12 NCPD contact hours!
  Individual Registration Group Registration* 2022 Live Convention Attendees

ANPD Member: $199

Non-Member: $399

ANPD Member: $150 per person

Non-Member: $350 per person

Complimentary Access

If you attended Aspire to Trailblaze in spring 2022, you will receive complimentary access to NPD Café: Double Shot. Log in to your ANPD account and our system will automatically comp your registration at checkout.

*Contact to register a group of 3 or more people from the same organization. 

Non-ANPD members must create a guest account to register

Live Sessions

Twice a day during NPD Café: Double Shot, we'll go live with these virtual sessions. Block your calendar and create space to focus on your professional development and personal growth. If you can't make it, you'll have on-demand access to recordings through October 31, 2022.

Click the session name to learn more. 

EspressMe: 3 Shots Self-Care, Hold the Stress

September 14 | 10:00 am - 11:15 am (CT)

Presented by:

Sharon Tucker, PhD, APRN-CNS, NC-BC, FNAP, FAAN

Among the most important strategies to maintain and build hope, resilience, and optimism is knowing your purpose, aligning energy investments with your purpose, and demonstrating compassion for self and others. We evolve to be our best selves when we strive for self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, and ability to support others in their development. This session inspires and supports self-care, renewal of purpose, and commitment to flourishing in one’s professional role. Prepare to feel inspired about your own uniqueness, talents, experiences, and strengths—and to leave with clarity and inspiration about self-care strategies and the importance of aligning those strategies with purpose, as well as commitment to being fully engaged and in the moment with daily life. 

A Latte Moral Distress - Awakening Your Inner Ethicist

September 15, 2022 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am (CT)

Presented by:

Genina Miller, DNP, RN, NPD-BC

This session offers tools to reflect on your own moral distress and learn to assess it in others. You will awaken your inner ethicist as you explore and discover strategies to address moral distress and foster moral agency in the work environment.  

Effective Digital Communication: Don't Roast Your Receiver

September 15, 2022 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm (CT)

Presented by:

Jillian Russell, MSN, RN, NPD-BC

Jenn Bodine, DNP, FNP-C, NPD-BC, CEN

Have you ever felt dread over an email or text communication, anxiously anticipating the next response? In this all-consuming digital world, the amount of time spent ruminating over misinterpreted messages impacts productivity, well-being, and physical health. This session creatively examines how being intentional in your digital communication can establish trust and promote harmony in the workplace.

Pre-Recorded Sessions

On your coffee break, watch these on-demand sessions exclusive to NPD Café: Double Shot for breakthrough ideas and career clarity. 

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Blazing a Trail for NPD Practice in Ambulatory Care

Released September 14, 2022 | 11:15 am (CT)

Presented by: Elizabeth Fritz, PhD, RN, NPDA-BC®

Are you thinking of transitioning into an ambulatory care environment? This session features the latest research on what to expect and how to thrive.

Giddy Up and Learn: Active Learning Strategies for Professional Development Activities

Released September 14, 2022 | 11:15 am (CT)

Presented by: Julie Lavender, EdD, MS, RNC-MNN, NPD-BC

Let's get active! This session enables participants to acquire active learning strategies for enhanced information retention and increased critical thinking as a participant in an active learning session.

Don't Leave Your Patient in Shambles & Other Ways NPD Professionals Can Collaborate to Impact HACs

Released September 14, 2022 | 11:15 am (CT)

Presented by: Anissa Guzman, PhD, RN, NPD-BC, CNS, CNE; Ashlee Garcia, MSN, APRN, AGACNP-BC, CWOCN, CFCN; Valerie Lindsay, MSN-Ed, CVRN

This session features collaborative efforts to decrease hospital-acquired pressure injuries (HAPIs) and an opportunity to brainstorm ways to manage challenging issues, like HAPIs, experienced in healthcare settings today.


Released September 14, 2022 | 3:00 pm (CT)

Presented by: Benson Yeung, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, CHSE

Escaping the Traditional Escape Room

Released September 14, 2022 | 3:00 pm (CT)

Presented by: Stacey Junger, MSN, RN, NPD-BC and Tiffanie Nabinger, DNP, NPD-BC, CPN

This session allows participants to translate common escape room practices into a resource-friendly tabletop escape experience.

Clinical Professional Development Educators Elevating Interdisciplinary Practice: Using the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) Framework to Develop Improvement Strategies for Code Management

Released September 14, 2022 | 3:00 pm (CT)

Presented by: Savita Amin, MSN, RN, CCRN; Moshe Shimonov, MSN, RN; Lisa Chung, DNP, MA, RN, NPD-BC

Code Blue! What's next? This session discusses strategies that will improve efficiency and code management within the interdisciplinary team.

Controlling the Flood of Information: Developing an NPD Onboarding Process - A Walkway to Success

Released September 15, 2022 | 11:00 am (CT)

Presented by: Jennifer Sorensen, MS, RN, CNE

This session explores the development of a standardized NPD onboarding process which includes a resource manual, competency validation tool, and ongoing education that aligns with the NPD Practice Model.

Highway to the Hot Zone: A Journey of Onboarding from Convention Center to Field Hospital

Released September 15, 2022 | 11:00 am (CT)

Presented by: Timily Kennedy, MS, RN, NPD-BC; Melissa Ryzewski, MS, RN, NPD-BC; Jamie Cesnickas-Doane, MS, RN, NPD-BC

This session takes you on an adventure of onboarding. Travel the path of NPD specialists creating onboarding plans, including peaks and valleys of successful orientation, main attractions, and pit stops to avoid. 

Rapid Fire Podcast Sessions

Listen to these quick podcast episodes while you walk the dog or do the dishes. You'll find them in the NPD Forecast Podcast feed on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, or wherever you get your podcasts. As an NPD Café attendee, you can complete an evaluation after listening to earn up to 1.12 NCPD contact hours.

  • Innovative Competency Assessment Model
  • New Hire Dashboard
  • Proxy Nurse & Simulation Experiences for NGNs
  • Critical Care Cross Training
  • QR Code Competencies
  • Mentor Partners Across Clinical Transitions
  • Curated Education Strategies for Pandemic Mass Vaccination Hubs

2022 Convention Sessions

These 12 sessions recorded at Aspire to Trailblaze in San Antonio this past spring will also be available for on-demand viewing.

  • The Courage to Blaze: Skills that Ignite in the Fires of Life
  • DEI and New Grads: You Know Your “Why?” But Do You Know Your “We”
  • ANPD Academies: Demonstrating the Value of NPD through Measurable Outcomes
  • New Nurse Graduate & Resident Core Competencies: Perceptions of Practice and Academic Leaders
  • Words Do Matter! Mitigating Microaggressive Behavior in the Interprofessional Learning Environment Through the Use of Positive Collaboration Language
  • Collaboration for Diversity, Inclusion, & Growth in Hiring Nurse Residents
  • Exploring the Organizational Value of NPD Practice
  • Promoting Our Value: Trailblazing the Evidence to Link NPD Productivity & Outcomes to the Business Goals of an Organization
  • Trailblaze Through Project Management, Organizational Change, and Innovation
  • Be a Trailblazer! Use Survey Data to Measure NPD Program Outcomes
  • Evaluating Learning to Enhance Healthcare Outcomes: Two Recent Research-Inspired Innovations
  • The Great Divide: Bridging the Chasm Between Online and Experiential Learning

Association for Nursing Professional Development is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Target Audience: Nursing professionals; all specialties, roles, and levels of experience  

Outcome for each individual session: 65% of participants who complete the evaluation will report that this session provides information that enhances, validates, or causes a change in practice. Refer to the online experience platform for individual live session outcome statements. 

Contact Hour Expiration (Recording): October 31, 2022

Successful Completion:

  1. View or listen to individual offerings
  2. Complete online evaluation 

Relevant Financial Relationships: No relevant financial relationships exist for anyone involved in the planning of this activity.

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