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All About Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners

All About Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners


Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners are advanced practice nurses who provide care and consultation to patients suffering from psychiatric and mental health disorders. For additional information from actual nurses in this field, please see the Psychiatric Nursing discussion thread.

Average Annual Salary


Educational Requirements

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Related Organizations

American Psychiatric Nurses Association

Australian and New Zealand College of Mental Health Nurses

Canadian Federation of Mental Health Nurses

Mental Health Nurses Association (UK)

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