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. Is forensic mental health nursing a "real field"?
    by kingvonnBSN2017 Dec 17
    2
    verene
  2. Responding to psych patient requests/comments
    by elizabethgrad09 Dec 6
    21
    HangInThere
  3. MR/DD Psych Nursing
    by rpresto706 Dec 13
  4. SBAR for Psych
    by 3yrDiploma Dec 12
  5. Acuity
    by imbatz Dec 11
  6. New grad psych
    by ashkay Nov 30
    5
    elizabethgrad09
  7. Any INFJ in Psych nursing? Is counselling involved as a psychiatric nurse?
    by fiba Oct 20, '14
    12
    TerpGal02
  8. Not so sure about psych anymore
    by TerpGal02 Oct 29
    6
    TerpGal02
  9. Holding voluntary patients - illegally?
    by SoCal student Nov 19
    60
    TerpGal02
  10. Trans Patient
    by Neo Soldier Nov 16
    15
    TerpGal02
  11. Pediatric Psych - HELP
    by brinksta Nov 30
    1
    TerpGal02
  12. Jacob Rockstar-RN Psych Nurse Action Figure
    Image by Davey Do Mar 18, '15
    1,867
    Farawyn
  13. Certification (RN-BC) CA live review courses
    by esipbisn Nov 17
  14. Moving Overseas
    by Nigel9 Nov 15
  15. Thoughts on Nurse Nav job for Psych?
    by PsychRN98 Nov 9
    2
    PsychRN98
  16. PsychNuts
    by Davey Do Oct 29
    15
    Racer15
  17. Why do most psych jobs seem to be 8's rather than 12's
    by Pug RN Oct 19, '17
    13
    verene
  18. New Nurse Starting in Adolescent Behavioral Health
    by nyum Oct 25
    2
    Lappy
  19. PMHNP's: How long after graduation until you can sit for boards?
    by NurseNinja1990 Oct 22
    3
    SoontoBNP
  20. A (Long) Note to New Grads
    Article by PS1CK_RN Feb 25, '15
    52
    marsbar37
  21. Homeless working the system, multiple admissions
    by adnrnstudent Nov 27, '14
    64
    cayenne06
  22. Therapist or PMHNP?
    by txgal27 Oct 23
  23. Demand for entry level psych NP versus psych nurses
    by redbullz9 Oct 10
    25
    redbullz9
  24. Considering Psychiatric Nurse Position
    by DenraSam Oct 23
  25. Geri-Psych Admissions: Where's the Line?
    by sideshowstarlet Jun 12
    11
    sideshowstarlet
  26. Exorcisms anyone?
    by EaglesWings21 Oct 4
    25
    EaglesWings21
  27. Objective or subjective data
    by jjmadigan Sep 21
    4
    InquisitiveAPN
  28. Examples of how Med pass and Change of Shift Report is done
    by KaffeineFiend Oct 19
  29. Do you prefer five eight hour shifts or three 12 hour shifts a week?
    by NightNurse714 Feb 26
    11
    justsaiyanRN
  30. Psychiatric RN Certification Tips
    by BigBrownPotato May 29, '17
    9
    kingvonnBSN2017

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