1st Psych Nursing Job starts Monday, any advice? - page 3
by ChelleNurse 6,108 Views | 23 Comments
I am leaving my SNF job for a new position at the County emergency mental health facility. I am 7 months graduated RN, and am very excited to be given this opportunity. I am a little nervous, as my only experience in psych was a... Read More
- 0Apr 18, '13 by UmberleeYour blog is a wealth of information, Leah--thanks so much for sharing it. I'll be starting a psych position on April 29. I have worked in psych-heavy populations for years now (residential programs for brain injury, DD), but this will be my first acute/locked position. I'm also thinking about going the PMHNP route. Trying to soak up all the knowledge I can!
I have that same breadmaker, too! Lol
- 1Apr 18, '13 by elprupQuote from tigerlogicAlso, consider: Elyn Saks: A tale of mental illness -- from the inside | Video on TED.com
Sherwin Nuland: How electroshock therapy changed me | Video on TED.com
You know all this stuff. Best to you.
Thank you for telling me about Ted.com. Awesome site!
- 0Apr 25, '13 by KimberlyaceChelleNurse-
I'm glad you posted this thread - I was just about to!
I'm a new december graduate, and begin my first psych job in about a week! I'm so excited I find inspiration, that after three months, you are sticking it out for the long run! I hope in 3 months I will be saying the same!Last edit by Kimberlyace on Apr 25, '13 : Reason: .