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File of the month : The role of nurses in mental health
 

How can children with risk factors for suicide be helped? Nursing is beneficial according to children and their parents

Montreuil, M., Gros, C.P., Stachura, M., & Butler, K. (2014). Comment aider les enfants ayant des facteurs de risque associés au suicide? Les soins infirmiers bénéfiques selon les enfants et leurs parents. Affiche présentée dans le cadre des Journées annuelles de santé mentale 2014. Québec, Montréal, 13 mai.
1 out of 20
 

The challenge of including a mental health evaluation during a preventative health check performed by a primary care clinical nurse

Gagné, C., Gilbert, A., & Roberge, S. (2014). Le défi d'inclure l'évaluation de la santé mentale dans un bilan de santé préventif effectué par une infirmière clinicienne en première ligne. Affiche présentée dans le cadre des Journées annuelles de santé mentale 2014. Québec, Montréal, 13 mai.
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A reflexive approach to supporting nursing practice in suicide prevention

Montreuil, M., Gros, C. P., Lebel, G., & Chirchikova, M. (2014). Soutenir la pratique infirmière en prévention du suicide par l'approche réflexive. Affiche présentée dans le cadre des Journées annuelles de santé mentale 2014. Québec, Montréal, 12 mai.
3 out of 20
 

Analysis of the "suicidality" concept: repercussions on nursing care

Maltais, N., Larue, C., & Genest, C. (2014). Analyse du concept de « suicidalité » : impact pour les soins infirmiers.Affiche présentée dans le cadre des Journées annuelles de santé mentale 2014. Québec, Montréal, 12 mai.
4 out of 20
 

Issues of diagnosis and care for the transgender patient: Is the DSM-5 on point?

Belluardo-Crosby, M., Lillis, & P.J. (2012). Issues of diagnosis and care for the transgender patient: Is the DSM-5 on point? Mental Health Nursing, 33(9), 583-590.
5 out of 20
 

Religious and spiritual issues in DSM-5: Matters of the mind and searching of the soul

Chandler, E. (2012). Religious and Spiritual Issues in DSM-5: Matters of the Mind and Searching of the Soul. Mental Health Nursing, 33(9), 577-582.
6 out of 20
 

DSM-5: Implications for mental health nursing education

Flaskerud, J.H. (2012). DSM-5: Implications for Mental Health Nursing Education. Mental Health Nursing, 33(9), 568-576.
7 out of 20
 

Development of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Competencies: Opportunities for the 21st Century

Wheeler, K. & Haber, J. (2004). Development of psychiatric-mental healh nurse practitioner competencies: opportunities for the 21st century. American Psychiatric Association, 10(3), 129-138.
8 out of 20
 

Psychiatric and mental health nursing specialty integrating mental disorder assessment training

Ordre des infirmières et des infirmiers du Québec (2012). La spécialité infirmière en santé mentale et psychiatrique intégrant la formation relative à l'évaluation des troubles mentaux. Québec: OIIQ, 120p.
9 out of 20
 

Mental health nursing in emergency departments: the case for a nurse practitioner role

Nicholls, D., Gaynor, N., Shafiei, T., Bosanac, P. & Farrell, G. (2011). Mental health nursing in emergency departments: the case for a nurse. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 20(3-4), 530-536.
10 out of 20
 

Blueprint for development of the advanced practice psychiatric nurse workforce

Hanrahan, N.P., Delaney, K.R., & Stuart, G.W. (2012). Blueprint for development of the advanced practice psychiatric nurse workforce. Nursing Outlook, 60(2), 91-104.
11 out of 20
 

Emergency department from the mental health client's perspective

Clarke, D.E., Dusome, D. & Hughes, L. (2007). Emergency department from the mental health client's perspective. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 16(2), 126-131.
12 out of 20
 

Mental health nursing practices: An essential contribution that must be strengthened. An expert committee report on mental health nursing practices

Ordre des infirmières et infirmiers du Québec (2009). La pratique infirmière en santé mentale : une contribution essentielle à consolider. Rapport du comité d'experts sur la pratique infirmière en santé mentale. Québec: OIIQ, 251p.
13 out of 20
 

Assessing mental state: How are you doing today?

Cloutier, L. & Leclerc, C. (2011). L'évaluation de la condition mentale : Comment allez-vous aujourd'hui ? L'infirmière clinicienne, 8 (2), 29-31.
14 out of 20
 

Intervention among people with mental health problems: A reflection on challenges nursing practices must overcome

Page, C., & Banville, F. (2011). L'intervention auprès des personnes ayant une problématique de santé mentale : une réflexion sur les défis à relever dans la pratique infirmière. L'infirmière clinicienne, 8(2), 18-25.
15 out of 20
 

Exploring empowerment strategies for nurses working in remote regions of Quebec

Leblanc, S., & Sylvain, H. (2011). Exploration des stratégies d'empowerment au travail d'infirmières d'une région isolée du Québec. L'infirmière clinicienne, 8(2), 26-37.
16 out of 20
 

Relationship between socioeconomic status and mental health of adolescents living in the urban area of Kinshasa

Mukala Mayoyo, E. (2011). Relation entre le niveau socioéconomique et la santé mentale des adolescents en milieu urbain de Kinshasa. L'infirmière clinicienne, 8(2), 8-17.
17 out of 20
 

Historical overview: Nursing practices in the treatment of nervous and mental disorders at Hôpital Saint-Jean-de-Dieu

Thifault, M.-C. (2011). Aperçu historique. Les pratiques nursing dans le traitement des maladies nerveuses et mentales à l'Hôpital Saint-Jean-de-Dieu. L'infirmière clinicienne, 8(2), 1-7.
18 out of 20
 

A nursing diagnostic perspective on proposed criteria for substance use disorders: What the DSM-5 is leaving out

Bethany, J., Phoenix, & Tierney, M.J. (2012). A nursing diagnostic perspective on proposed criteria for substance use disorders: What the DSM-5 is leaving out. Mental Health Nursing, 33(9), 613-617.
19 out of 20
 

Evaluating the implementation of the Mental Health Action Plan 2005-2010: The strength of relationships

Ministère de la Santé et des Services Sociaux. (2013). Évaluation de l'implantation du plan d'action en santé mentale 2005-2010: La force des liens. Québec, MSSS, 96p.
20 out of 20
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