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. haldol
    by sassyann85 May 14
    4
    psychRNmom2
  2. Psychiatric/mental health NP advantage?
    by NewStudent7 May 16
  3. PMHNP--9-5 or 12 hour shifts?
    by Neohippy May 15
  4. EssentiALZ Certification?
    by smoup May 14
  5. Important development
    by BeOne77 May 4
    34
    PsychGuy
  6. Psych meds and hyperglycemia
    by Meriwhen Apr 26
    6
    Juryizout
  7. Resources for emergency psych meds/medication restraints
    by ivyleaf May 7
    1
    MrChicagoRN
  8. padded isolation
    by 302prince Apr 18
    7
    hiphopRN
  9. eating disorder recovery center
    by firefly101 May 3
    6
    ChristineN
  10. Suicide hotline
    by mikenmim May 5
  11. Hired on a psych floor!
    by srleslie May 4
    2
    mikenmim
  12. referral inquiry
    • Closed
    by livgr8t May 5
    2
    Meriwhen
  13. Nursing topic groups
    by BlessesRN_2011 May 3
    3
    Mandychelle79
  14. Outpatient Psych & Medical
    by bethjor Apr 16
    3
    x19amanda
  15. Psych Practicum?
    by smoup Apr 30
    3
    macfar28
  16. example of BIRP psychiatric charting
    by mrn2000 Apr 30
    2
    Davey Do
  17. What are some typical things you do as a Psychiatric Nurse
    by cd365c Mar 6
    12
    HeyNurse2014
  18. Is psych for me?
    by freckles23 Apr 23
    2
    vintagemother
  19. Charting PRN requests
    by vintagemother Apr 19
    5
    Meriwhen
  20. New Geri-Psych unit opening Monday..
    by HAWKIRN Apr 23
    6
    HAWKIRN
  21. How to wear name badge on inpt. psych unit
    by HAWKIRN Apr 15
    14
    Meriwhen
  22. OHSU's PMHNP Program
    by HealingThoughts Apr 24
    2
    PsychGuy
  23. safety on free-standing IP psych unit
    by malepsychRN Feb 13
    6
    sopsyched
  24. Psychiatric nursing... do you really lose all your nursing skills?
    by lilmoongoddess Aug 21, '12
    42
    Isastorm
  25. Student Nurse making plans to immigrate to Australia
    by LDunks Apr 23
  26. How do you keep a calm milieu?
    by Isastorm Apr 19
    14
    Isastorm
  27. Psych to Psych NP, Need Advice?
    by folakasumu Mar 30
    7
    UrineGoodHands
  28. Nakedness
    by imapsychrn Apr 17
    8
    Penholder
  29. when to add cogentin/benadryl?
    by sassyann85 Apr 12
    8
    PsychGuy
  30. Certifications in Psych
    by EatYourVeggies Apr 17
    1
    Meriwhen
  31. Passed My ANCC Certification :)
    by chevyv Apr 12
    9
    cjcsoon2brn
  32. First nursing interview in Psych!
    by EatYourVeggies Apr 4
    12
    angelabLPN
  33. Made an uh oh
    by momo_2013 Apr 2
    4
    angelabLPN
  34. Foundations Recovery Network
    by amanda421 Apr 15
  35. Beneficial Psychiatric Nursing Books..
    by HAWKIRN Apr 14
    1
    PsychGuy
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