Psych Nursing Specialty Areas and Topics

Child & Adolescent Mental Health
Resources covering topics such as child and adolescent trauma, depression, suicide, anxiety, learning disabilities, and more

Child and Adolescent Psychiatric-Mental Health Resources

Emergency Nursing
Resources regarding psychiatric-mental health care in emergency departments and more.

Emergency Nurse Resources

Geropsych Nursing
Resources from the Geropsychiatric Nursing Collaborative, helpful links, and continuing education on caring for older adults.

Geropsychiatric Nurse Resources

Integrated Physical & Mental Health Care
FAQs and a general background on the topic, tools, examples of initiatives and best practices, and continuing education

Integrated Care Resources

Military Mental Health & PTSD
Resources regarding Traumatic Brain Injury, PTSD treatment options, and tips for civilian health care professionals

Military & Resources

Multiple Chronic Conditions
Resources on caring for persons with mental health and chronic conditions, including an HHS framework and APNA continuing education

Multiple Chronic Conditions Resources

Information on free webinars, links to guidebooks, brochures, kits, fact sheets, and more

Recovery Resources

A toolkit of resources and key messages which speak to the key role psychiatric-mental health nurses play in promoting safety.

Substance Use Resources

Substance Use
Guides, screening tools, FAQs, continuing education and more from organizations such as SAMHSA, NIDA, and APNA

Substance Use Resources

Tobacco Dependence
Resources on smoking cessation including screening tools, clinical practice guidelines, and more.

Tobacco Dependence Resources

Ketamine Infusion
A checklist of considerations for prescribing or providing care to persons undergoing ketamine infusion therapy.

Ketamine Infusion Therapy



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