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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  • Past Issue
  • October 2013
  • Volume 51 · Issue 10
Table of Contents
Guest Editorial Free
Letters to the Editor Free

Depression and Clostridium Difficile Infection

Mary A.M. Rogers, PhD; David M. Aronoff, MD

Product Update Free
News Free
Clip & Save Drug Chart
Youth in Mind

Trouble Brewing: Pregaming Among High School and Incoming College Students

Byron L. Zamboanga, PhD; Cara C. Tomaso; Amie L. Haas, PhD; Janine V. Olthuis, BA; Sarah Borish, MEd; Brian Borsari, PhD

CNE Quiz Free
CNE Article

College Students With Body Art: Well-Being or High-Risk Behavior?

Donna C. Owen, PhD, RN, CNE; Myrna L. Armstrong, EdD, RN, FAAN; Jerome R. Koch, PhD; Alden E. Roberts, PhD

CNE Article

Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment: Overview of and Student Satisfaction with an Undergraduate Addiction Training Program for Nurses

Ann M. Mitchell, PhD, RN, FAAN; Kathryn Puskar, DrPh, RN, FAAN; Holly Hagle, PhD; Heather J. Gotham, PhD; Kimberly S. Talcott, MPA; Lauren Terhorst, PhD; Marie Fioravanti, DNP, RN; Irene Kane, PhD, RN; Eric Hulsey, PhD; Peter Luongo, PhD; Helen K. Burns, PhD, RN, FAAN

CNE Article
CNE Quiz Free