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

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

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  • Past Issue
  • January 2017
  • Volume 55 · Issue 1
Table of Contents
Editorial Free

On Transitions

Mona Shattell, PhD, RN, FAAN

Letter to the Editor Free
Clip & Save Drug Chart

The Opioid Epidemic: What Does it Mean for Nurses?

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

Aging Matters
CNE Article
CNE Article

Improving Quality Outcomes in Veteran-Centric Care

Tristan T. Tave, DNP, CRNP, PMHNP-BC; Daniel R. Wyers, DNP, BS, CRNP, PMHNP-BC; Catherine Schreiber-Jones, CRNP, PMHNP-BC; Susanne A. Fogger, DNP, CRNP, PMHNP-BC, FAANP; Teena M. McGuinness, PhD, CRNP, FAAN

CNE Article
CNE Quiz Free