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Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Resources

A collection of resources curated for psychiatric-mental health nurses: From toolkits to graduate school listings, the APNA Resource Center is your first access point for information on topics across the spectrum of psychiatric-mental health nursing.

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National Institutes of Health

The new Spanish COVID-19 site features health information on testing, treatments, vaccines, clinical trials, and more.

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

The Broad PCORI Funding Announcements (PFAs) seek investigator-initiated applications for patient-centered comparative clinical effectiveness research (CER) projects aligned with our priority areas for research.

National Institute of Nursing Research

The NINR Graduate Partnerships Program is a doctoral fellowship training program for PhD students attending a school of nursing. It provides funding and training to encourage nursing doctoral students to

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ): Revision Supplements

Supplements are to Existing AHRQ Grants and Cooperative Agreements to Address Health System Responsiveness to COVID-19.

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ): New Funding Opportunity Announcement

Supports Novel, High-Impact Studies Evaluating Health System and Healthcare Professional Responsiveness to COVID-19.

Racism as a Determinant of Health: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Article from National Institutes of Health.

Research Updates

Research updates from on all current research regarding TBI, from cognitive symptoms to brain injury rehabilitation.

Racial/Ethnic Differences in Mental Health Service Use among Adults

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration offers this chart book which reports estimates of mental health service use among adults in the United States within different racial and ethnic

Psychological and Pharmacological Treatments for Adults With PTSD: A Systematic Review Update

AHRQ Clinician Summary of research review of best strategies for reducing PTSD symptoms in adults.


A wealth of resources based upon NIMH's PTSD-focused research.

Suicide Prevention Interventions and Referral/Follow-up Services: A Systematic Review

Examines recent research on suicidal self-directed violence and reviews relevant literature.
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Suicide Risk Factors and Risk Assessment Tools: A Systematic Review

Reviews recent evidence about risk factors and risk assessment tools within Veteran and military populations to provide evidence for clinical practice guideline development specific to these populations.