Unit 3: The Nurses Role in the Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders
One increasingly popular nursing specialty is psychiatric mental health nursing. While many mental health patients seek treatment from a psychologist, psychiatrist, or mental health counselor, nurses often play a vital role in the psychiatric care process.
Unit 3 Weekly Discussion Assignment
After you have completed your assigned readings, please explore your thoughts and provide your initial post to the following questions:
1. Discuss nursing evaluation of the effectiveness of various modalities including psychopharmacology, and ECT for schizophrenia-affected patients in a clinical setting.
2. Examine feelings, beliefs, and attitudes regarding clients with anxiety disorders.
3. Discuss prototypes and classifications of psychopharmacology for schizophrenia, anxiety, and obsessive-compulsive disorders.
You must answer ALL questions in order to receive credit for the post.
Minimum of 2 nursing or medical journal from your search plus other resources.
You must cite all sources in APA format.