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
  • January 2018
  • Volume 56 · Issue 1
Table of Contents
Editorial Free

Mindful Self-Compassion: How it Can Enhance Resilience

Mona Shattell, PhD, RN, FAAN; Angela Johnson, Dipl OM, MSTOM, MPH, LAc

Clip & Save: Drug Chart Free
Thank You to Reviewers Free
Psychopharmacology Free Open Access

Pharmacogenomics and Psychiatric Clinical Care

Russell J. Amato, PhD; Joseph Boland, MS; Nicole Myer, PhD; Lauren Few, PhD; Daniel Dowd, PharmD

Aging Matters Free

End-of-Life Conversations as a Legacy

Jeanne M. Sorrell, PhD, RN, FAAN

CNE Article Free

Very Late–Onset Schizophrenia-Like Psychosis: A Clinical Update

Elizabeth Cort, MSc; Jennifer Meehan, MSc; Suzanne Reeves, PhD; Robert Howard, MD

CNE Article Free

Qualitative Study of Depression Literacy Among Korean American Parents of Adolescents

Yoo Mi Jeong, PhD, PMHNP, RN; Linda L. McCreary, PhD, RN, FAAN; Tonda L. Hughes, PhD, RN, FAAN

CNE Article Free

Impulsivity and Sensation-Seeking Personality Traits as Predictors of Substance Use Among University Students

Ayman M. Hamdan-Mansour, PhD, MSN, RN; Khadejah F. Mahmoud, RN, CNS-PN; Ahmad N. Al Shibi, RN, CNS-PN; Diana H. Arabiat, PhD, RN


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