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. Why do most psych jobs seem to be 8's rather than 12's
    by Pug RN Oct 19
    1
    Orca
  2. Considering switching to psych after 24 years in pediatrics
    by Pug RN Oct 11
    6
    Pug RN
  3. Any advice for a (potentially) new psyc nurse?
    by BrightEyes3468 Oct 12
    5
    nursejessica722
  4. Suicide
    by jdub6 Oct 14
    3
    Orca
  5. Will a BA I'm Psych further my career as an RN with an ADN?
    by Katt12 Oct 9
    3
    Sweet charm
  6. Stony Brook Psychiatric NP -online
    by KeriMarie May 30, '12
    31
    gheghe
  7. Ethical Moral addiction question
    by pa715 Oct 13
    1
    Davey Do
  8. Geri-psych interview coming up. Any tips?
    by RN22322 Oct 13
  9. Interview this week in Acute Adult Psychiatric Unit!
    by kingvonnBSN2017 Sep 10
    37
    kingvonnBSN2017
  10. MSN-Ed, RN-BC, CARN now what???
    by MrsTaz Oct 11
    1
    elkpark
  11. PMHNP schooling options?
    by Steve325 Oct 2
    1
    msufan3710
  12. Psych RN pursuing PMHNP
    by psychRNnj Oct 7
  13. Looking for nyc share new NYP hire
    by kathy48 Oct 6
  14. Pre-PMHNP specialties
    by ksola Oct 4
    4
    elkpark
  15. Psychiatric–Mental Health Nursing Certification with the ANCC
    by chloe347 Aug 21
    6
    vhfhflzzz
  16. For New Grads -YES you can do psych.
    by Psych_Nurse89 Jul 6, '15
    23
    3peas
  17. Staff appreciation ideas?
    by LilaDavis Sep 11
    6
    elkpark
  18. Best strategies to deal with verbal abuse from patients?
    by mmjp77 Jul 1
    22
    hppygr8ful
  19. Tips for adolescent psych interview!
    by NWeems Sep 21
    3
    HealSpec
  20. Psychiatric Nursing Certification
    by Betsy Keller Jun 15, '11
    25
  21. You Know You're a Psych Nurse When . . . .
    by motor_mouth Dec 20, '16
    30
    Fiddleback
  22. Stahl Empire
    by Othernothing Sep 15
    2
    Othernothing
  23. Should I Stay or Should I Go?
    by HealSpec Sep 17
    19
    PixieRN1
  24. Jacob Rockstar-RN Psych Nurse Action Figure
    Image by Davey Do Mar 18, '15
    1,841
    Flare
  25. Behavioral Health Nurse- break from floor nursing?
    by Redder Sep 23, '12
    15
    rubysanders
  26. Crisis response center vs. Psych ER
    by Psychlover Sep 15
  27. Getting my BSN degree soon and I'm thinking of being a psychiatric nurse?
    by MaryFutureRN Mar 24
    7
    Psychlover
  28. Can cat owners really get schizophrenia from their cats?
    by Saiderap Nov 9, '15
    47
  29. Psych RN out of state relocation
    by Wallonian RN Aug 17
    1
    pinkiepieRN
  30. Switched to Psych, HELP!
    by nurse2yu Aug 2
    6
    pinkiepieRN

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