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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

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Average Salary: $95,000

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners are advanced practice nurses who provide care and consultation to patients suffering from psychiatric and mental health disorders. For additional information on this field, please see the entire Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner profile.






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    maxleo

    over 2 years ago

    24 comments

    We humans are very complicated and treating psychiatric and mental health disorders is a very difficult task, but I am glad that this type of dedicated and courageous people exists to help us. I have a brother who followed a long term alcohol rehab and 90% of his successful rehabilitation was thank to the dedication and the professionalism of the doctors and nurses.

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    opaler

    over 2 years ago

    18 comments

    I think being a psychiatric nurse practitioner is one of the most difficult careers one can choose. During my internship at Connecticut drug rehabilitation I spoke to many psychiatric nurses and they each had some amazing stories to tell, about their patients, their profession and what they've been through.

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