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    DSM 5 Conference Course

    Annual Conference DSM-5 Course - 2014

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    APNA conferences - They just keep getting better!

    New Jersey Chapter

    The past week has been amazing in Indiana. I believe that the APNA national... more

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    What do you guys think about over diagnoses of bipolar 1 disorder in children?


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Nurses Taught to Screen for Risky Drinking - Medscape

Nurses Taught to Screen for Risky Drinking
Erin Ellington, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC, was involved in the training of the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner students. "At first, some of the students were skeptical to the need for this training because, as psych nurses, they already assess and ...

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Karaoke a Hit on Inpatient Psych Unit - Medscape

Karaoke a Hit on Inpatient Psych Unit
When nurses on an acute care inpatient psychiatric unit started holding a weekly karaoke night, they noticed an immediate change in their patients. Patients were less anxious, used less pain medication, and were more open in group therapy sessions.

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