Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing

Psychiatric nursing or mental health nursing accounts for nurses who specialize in mental health and cares for people of all ages experiencing mental illnesses or distress. These illnesses includes schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, personality disorders, eating disorders, suicidal thoughts, psychosis, paranoia, and self-harm. Psychiatric mental health registered nurse works with the individuals, families, groups, and communities, assessing their mental health needs.

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