Barkley & Associates, Inc. is a national and international nurse practitioner (NP) continuing education company dedicated to providing the nation’s best NP continuing education and certification review/clinical update courses. Whether seeking new advances in clinical practice guidelines, obtaining the latest updates in advanced pharmacology, or preparing for initial national certification, our courses are ideal!
Barkley & Associates is the only NP continuing education company owned and operated by an educator with 26 years of full-time faculty experience who worked through academic ranks from Instructor to full Professor.
Dr. Thomas W. Barkley, Jr. has been instrumental in providing national and international NP continuing education. He is the President of Barkley & Associates, Inc. and Professor Emeritus of the Patricia A. Chin School of Nursing at California State University, Los Angeles.
With consistently outstanding evaluations, Dr. Barkley has presented continuing education and certification review/clinical update courses for thousands of NPs since 1998. Bringing unparalleled value to the content in our courses, Dr. Barkley has held numerous university leadership positions including Coordinator of the Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program, Director of Nurse Practitioner Programs, Director of the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program, and Director of Graduate Programs.
Obtaining a PhD in Nursing with subspecialties in Nursing Education and Nursing Education Administration, Dr. Barkley is by far the most uniquely qualified educator to design, coordinate, and deliver exceptional certification review/clinical update and continuing education courses for NPs.