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
  • September 2017
  • Volume 55 · Issue 9
Table of Contents
Editorial Free
Clip & Save: Drug Chart
Psychopharmacology Supplemental Data
Substance Use & Related Disorders
CNE Article

Primary Care Advanced Practice RNs' Knowledge of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Screening

Kimberly A. Link, DNP, APRN, PMHNP; Lynette S. Smith, PhD, APRN, PMHNP, FNP

CNE Article
CNE Article Supplemental Data

Evaluating the Psychometric Properties of the Arabic Version of the Diabetes Distress Scale

Muhammad W. Darawad, PhD, RN; Sawsan Hammad, RN, MSN; Osama A. Samarkandi, PhD, RN; Ayman M. Hamdan-Mansour, PhD, RN; Amani A. Khalil, PhD, RN