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.

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  1. Master in Psych
    by halogod1 Jan 12, '13
    6
    jdlunger1
  2. mental health nursing in zambia
    by msaliamma Dec 19, '12
    1
    rhudo
  3. Psych Tech= Psychiatric Nurse...?
    by kalevra Feb 1, '13
    1
    TheCommuter
  4. Transfering from Oncology to Psych?
    by kallenb Jan 30, '13
    2
    Hygiene Queen
  5. Reality checking.......
    by sdemt Jan 31, '13
  6. search me!
    by ear Jan 22, '13
    9
    Hygiene Queen
  7. Code Blue Tips
    by PsychRN29 Jan 28, '13
    1
    DeBerham
  8. Recreational activitity ideas for male patients?
    by TheElephantSong Jan 26, '13
    2
    Mandychelle79
  9. Psychiatric clinical rotation nerves
    by megreg02 Jan 22, '13
    3
    megreg02
  10. Psychiatric nursing care plan.
    by megreg02 Jan 27, '13
  11. Do psych nurses really just hand out medication?
    by Trinklee Jan 10, '13
    9
    macfar28
  12. What do you have to do to become a psych nurse? What's it like
    by Rachelmargaret Jan 14, '13
    3
    macfar28
  13. Psych / how do I get started?
    by marcos9999 Jan 23, '13
    2
    marcos9999
  14. How much lifting on psych unit?
    by Marcia73 Jan 23, '13
    2
    elkpark
  15. Is this nurse in the wrong?
    by Novo Dec 22, '12
    20
    K os
  16. My Positive Experience as  a Third Year Psy. Nursing Student
    by lasair Jan 15, '13
    4
    lasair
  17. Is their wisdom in becoming a psych nurse if the nurse has his own psych history?
    by j_tay1981 Jan 10, '13
    15
    EquestrianRN
  18. pregnant psych patients?
    by gatigress Jan 13, '13
    4
    Meriwhen
  19. Psych patient refuses medication but can't tell me why...what now?
    by Marshall1 Nov 4, '12
    12
    Meriwhen
  20. What to expect during my Mental Health rotation.
    by relondnah SNKC Jan 8, '13
    4
    relondnah SNKC
  21. Concern/question about PMHNP and Clinical Psychologists
    by Love&Care Dec 1, '12
    13
    Applehead
  22. psych groups
    by LyndeLou1982 Dec 3, '12
    4
    gatigress
  23. Behavior Health CMC Charlotte
    by Cougar1113 Jan 4, '13
    2
    Cougar1113
  24. Difference in Extended Treatment vs Acute Treatment
    by serenitylove14 Jan 9, '13
    2
    serenitylove14
  25. New psych rn grad
    by lynds80 Jan 12, '13
    2
    lynds80
  26. HIPAA violation???
    by Chrissy2003RN Jan 10, '13
    4
    Meriwhen
  27. Filling scripts
    by Marston3s Jan 11, '13
    1
    dudette10
  28. what does it take to be a good psych nurse?
    by MadameFreckles Jan 8, '13
    2
    catsladder
  29. Should I become a psychiatric nurse?
    by stargazer00 Jan 5, '13
    5
    Meriwhen
  30. Psych RN job right after BSN graduation
    by priorities2 Dec 13, '12
    8
    catsladder
  31. MSN in Clinical Leadership or Case Management - applicable to a career in MHN?
    by swhite2010 Jan 4, '13
    3
    catsladder
  32. The Nightmare  Part Two
    Article by aknottedyarn Dec 28, '12
    10
    aknottedyarn
  33. My thoughts on Mental Health Nursing
    by Elladora Jul 25, '12
    34
    nursinggirl21
  34. Do you Per-Diem out of your specialty?
    by pnkgirl25 Dec 30, '12
    2
    SCSTxRN
  35. The Nightmare known as Psychiatric Care  Part One
    Article by aknottedyarn Dec 18, '12
    23
    wish_me_luck
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