Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing

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Editor-in-Chief: Lawrie Elliott - Editors: Richard Gray, Marie Crowe & Charley Baker

Impact Factor: 1.055

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 56/114 (Nursing (Social Science)); 59/116 (Nursing (Science)); 101/139 (Psychiatry (Social Science)); 113/142 (Psychiatry)

Online ISSN: 1365-2850

Just Published Articles

  1. Mediating effect of coping styles on the association between psychological capital and psychological distress among Chinese nurses: a cross-sectional study

    H. Zhou, J. Peng, D. Wang, L. Kou, F. Chen, M. Ye, Y. Deng, J. Yan and S. Liao

    Version of Record online: 24 FEB 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/jpm.12350

  2. Evaluation of a co-delivered training package for community mental health professionals on service user and carer involved care planning

    A C Grundy, Lauren Walker, Oonagh Meade, Claire Fraser, Lindsey Cree, Penny Bee and Karina Lovell

    Accepted manuscript online: 20 FEB 2017 03:45PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/jpm.12378

  3. Community mental health nurses’ understanding of compassion: a naturalistic, interpretative approach

    Kim Barron, Graham Sloan and Ruth Deery

    Accepted manuscript online: 16 FEB 2017 07:35PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/jpm.12379

  4. Stories of change: the Text Analysis of handovers in an Italian psychiatric residential care home

    M. Accordini, E. Saita, F. Irtelli, M. Buratti and G. Saluto

    Accepted manuscript online: 15 FEB 2017 06:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/jpm.12377


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JPMNH Reviewer of the Year Award 2015

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Outstanding JPMHN Board Member 2015

Dan Bressington has been voted the Outstanding Board Member for 2015 for his first class support across a range of activities including reviewing, published work, commissioning and co-editing the Special Issue on Co-morbidity.

Official Journal of HORATIO: The European Association for Psychiatric Nurses

The Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing is proud to be the official journal of HORATIO: The European Association for Psychiatric Nurses. HORATIO aims to advocate for the interest of the members by providing input into the decision-making processes on issues relevant to psychiatric and mental health nursing in Europe and to promote the development of psychiatric and mental health nursing practice, education, management and research. More information can be found at

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