Psychiatric Nursing

Psychiatric Nursing is for Licensed Nurses to ask questions about mental/emotional illness and disorders as they relate to patient care. Come here to ask questions about patient behaviors, treatment options, medication, non-medical interventions, and the ways Nurses can help improve the lives of this challenged and challenging population.

  1. Best States to Work In
    by sling4 May 17
    1
    Meriwhen
  2. will it get any better?
    by gintama Feb 16
    9
    BeenThere2012
  3. PMHNP Additional Certifications and Education
    by Theofficenh May 17
    2
    Theofficenh
  4. Switched to Psych, HELP!
    by nurse2yu Aug 2, '17
    8
    CcBluffton
  5. I'm working in dialysis but will be doing a Psych NP program. Should I quit my job?
    3
    cia30301
  6. Venting!
    by RNdh May 15
  7. Which is better to work for in California; federal, county, or state for psych?
    by NightNurse714 Apr 28
    2
    Meriwhen
  8. Psychiatric nursing interview
    by Dpi8310 Apr 9
    5
    Meriwhen
  9. Acute in patient psych gowns vs street clothes
    by sister zyprexa May 12
    21
    Meriwhen
  10. Pediatric Psych/Behavioral Health
    by SicEm1908 May 15
  11. Pysch nurses, how often do you do these things?
    by outsidegirl Feb 7
    13
    BirkieGirl
  12. New co-worker...my ex patient
    by BehavioralRN May 5
    19
    TriciaJ
  13. How much do new psych nurses make?
    Poll by nina12345 May 2
    2
  14. New Grad Psych RN- CA vs PA Jobs?
    Poll by outsidegirl Apr 11
    5
    outsidegirl
  15. Don't want to be scalped!!!! HELP!!
    by catnfl Apr 17
    6
    Kittenx
  16. Psych Nursing - Boring?
    by Nimrodel Mar 6
    20
    Kittenx
  17. How much do new nurses working in psych make?
    Poll by nina12345 May 2
    9
    Heylove
  18. Strip searching and removing jewelry
    by KathyDay Feb 8, '17
    8
    Laurean
  19. Mental health.....telehealth.....
    by 78diho Jun 11, '17
    5
    Laurean
  20. Choosing a PMHNP Program
    Poll by PSyChRnBSn Apr 30
    1
    bryanleo9
  21. psych techs working with nurses?
    by Infofreak411 Feb 25, '15
    19
    enigmatism
  22. Psych RN salary?
    by TAE, RN Apr 12
    2
    dallasmiss
  23. Bay Area Psych
    by EllTee2B Feb 22, '15
    9
    verene
  24. What are your best sources for job searches?
    by NightNurse714 Apr 12
    2
    verene
  25. Z track for IM injections?
    by gnursjr2 Dec 14, '11
    21
    3peas
  26. Any good books/literature on how to deal with psych pts on a medical floor?
    by tbbtpeach Mar 31
    4
    FolksBtrippin
  27. PMHNP & LCPC Advice Needed
    Poll by sdeymonaz Feb 23
    6
    Rose2017
  28. what is it like to be a psych nurse ?
    by Wannabenurseneko Mar 21
    7
    oceanblue52
  29. Part time Mental Health NP Program while working full time
    by NightNurse714 Mar 13
    8
    oceanblue52
  30. Narcotics missing
    by abundance56 Apr 5, '10
    14
    hrnurse

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