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
  • November 2017
  • Volume 55 · Issue 11
Table of Contents
Guest Editorial Free

A Tribute to Fernando Duran, MSN, RN, FAAN

Shirley A. Smoyak, RN, PhD, FAAN

Letter to the Editor Free

Racism Toward Mental Health Workers

Miyuru Chandradasa, MD(Psych), MBBS(Colombo), DICS; Layani Champika, MD(Psych), MBBS(Colombo)

Clip & Save: Drug Chart

Overcoming Seasonal Affective Disorder

Laura G. Leahy, DrNP, APRN, FAANP

Youth in Mind
CNE Article
CNE Article

Measurement-Based Care in Psychiatry

Jessica Waldrop, MSN, CRNP, PMHNP-BC; Teena M. McGuinness, PhD, PMHNP-BC, FAAN

CNE Article