Mental health student nurse editor
In her last post as an SNT Editor, Katie explores the impact the word “crazy” can have on those its aimed at and even those it’s not
This review looked at the effectiveness of psychological therapies in treating borderline personality disorder
A zero tolerance approach to violence and aggression has been widely adopted in healthcare but health professionals must be flexible in how they tackle such situations
The risks of antipsychotic drugs to people with dementia are well known. A review by pharmacists with care home staff led to the drugs being reduced or discontinued
Latest mental health research
In advance of the Queen’s Nursing Institute’s annual conference, I have been reflecting on the collective power of community nurses to improve the health of our nation - and when I say “community nurses” I mean nurses across the whole range of specialties.
Mental health news
A mental health trust has been ordered to make urgent improvements to the safety of its services by the Care Quality Commission.