The fourth semester of courses in the University of Iowa's Psychiatric/Mental Health
Nurse Practitioner program have been challenging, yet amazingly valuable.
Content areas of the 33 books included community health (n = 5), medical-surgical (n = 6), psychiatric/mental health
(n = 6), pediatrics (n = 3), fundamentals (n = 5), obstetric/maternal-child health (n = 3), and health assessment textbooks widely used in schools of nursing although the authors were not always nurses (n = 5).
Doenges, a retired specialist in adult psychiatric/mental health
nursing who teaches at Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences, et al.
I believe that these universal nursing skills are uniquely suited to the specialty of advanced practice nursing in psychiatric/mental health
The sample consisted of all nursing students who took the psychiatric/mental health
course (both theoretical and clinical parts) during the academic year (2005-2006) and who were willing to participate in the study.
Healthy Living Institute is a not-for-profit corporation started by Fran Atkins, Ph.D., Psychiatric/Mental Health
Clinical Nurse Specialist, R.N., Board Certified.
in counseling psychology from the University of Virginia, a master's degree in psychiatric/mental health
nursing and a bachelor's degree in nursing, both from Virginia Commonwealth University.
Specific emphasis is placed on the psychiatric/mental health
She will provide psychiatric/mental health
assessments, diagnosis, psychopharmacology treatment, and ongoing medication management.
The role of the psychiatric/mental health
nurse clinical specialist in an adolescent coping skills group.
Doenges (adult psychiatric/mental health
nursing, retired, Beth-El College), Moorhouse, and Murr supply nurses and nursing students with a pocket guide to interventions associated with specific nursing diagnoses as proposed by NANDA International for settings from acute to community/home care, with a focus on adults.
Psychiatry/Psychotherapy Services: Over several years, ANA has worked closely with the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA), and others (APA/ psychiatry, AACAP/child and adolescent psychiatry, APA/psychology, and NASW/social work) to improve coding and reimbursement for psychiatric/mental health
services Unfortunately, CMS set lower values for 10 out of the 12 new codes that were surveyed.