About the Academy

IntNSA recognises as addiction healthcare needs change, so too does the scope of practice for nurses. This has required a change in education and training to ensure that nurses can take on new and complex roles. Addiction nurses need to stay up-to-date, often at their own cost and in their own time, therefore IntNSA believe that our members need a reliable place to ‘check in on’ which offers easy access to evidenced based information and sign posting to ‘quality resources’.  Hence why the International Academy of Addictions Nursing (IAAN) was created.  Key aspects of the Academy are: