Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services


Print ISSN: 0279-3695
Online ISSN: 1938-2413

Psychiatric nursing’s most trusted journal for over 50 years

The Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services is a peer-reviewed, monthly journal for psychosocial and mental health nurses in a variety of community and institutional settings. For more than 50 years, the Journal has provided the most up-to-date, practical information available for today’s psychosocial-mental health nurse, including short contributions about psychopharmacology, mental health care of older adults, addictive behaviors and diagnoses, and child/adolescent disorders and issues. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• Monthly feature, “Clip & Save: Drug Chart,” a one-page resource of up-to-date information on current medications for various psychiatric illnesses
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Articles posted online just 2 months after acceptance
• Continuing Nursing Education credits available each month

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  • Current Issue
  • June 2017
  • Volume 55 · Issue 6
Table of Contents
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Clip & Save: Drug Chart

Medication Safety: What Nurses Should Know About Black Box Warnings

Laura G. Leahy, DrNP, APRN, PMH-CNS/FNP, BC

Substance Use & Related Disorders

A Primer on Heroin and Fentanyl

Julie Worley, PhD, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC, CARN-AP

CNE Article

Identification and Treatment of Adolescents With Perinatal Anxiety and Depression

Linda Paine Hughes, DNP, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC, ANP, PNP; Tammy Austin-Ketch, PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP; Ellen M. Volpe, PhD, FNP-BC; Nancy Campbell-Heider, PhD, FNP-C, CARN-AP, FAANP, FIAAN, FAAN

CNE Article
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