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: 1.131

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 63/116 (Nursing); 114/142 (Psychiatry)

Online ISSN: 1365-2850

Just Published Articles

  1. Mental health inpatients’ and staff members’ suggestions for reducing physical restraint: A qualitative study

    Ceri Wilson, Lorna Rouse, Sarah Rae and Manaan Kar Ray

    Accepted manuscript online: 11 JAN 2018 08:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/jpm.12453

  2. Employee Attitudes Toward Aggression in Persons with Dementia: Readiness for Wider Adoption of Person-Centered Frameworks

    Vanessa Louise Burshnic, Natalie Douglas and Robert Michael Barker

    Accepted manuscript online: 10 JAN 2018 09:00AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/jpm.12452

  3. The experience of clinical supervision for nurses and healthcare assistants in a secure adolescent service: Affecting service improvement

    R. H. McCarron, J. Eade and E. Delmage

    Version of Record online: 9 JAN 2018 | DOI: 10.1111/jpm.12447

  4. Experiences of adults who as children lived with a parent experiencing mental illness in a small-scale society

    Kristianna Dam, Durita G. Joensen and Elisabeth O.C. Hall

    Accepted manuscript online: 29 DEC 2017 09:45PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/jpm.12446

  5. The Checklist of Unit Behaviors (CUB): Validation Within A Canadian Outpatient Day Hospital Program

    Marlene Taube-Schiff, Christo El Morr, Alyssa Counsell, Aiden Mehak and Jackie Gollan

    Accepted manuscript online: 28 DEC 2017 09:31AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/jpm.12451


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2016 CiteScore: 1.25 - ranked 9th in the listing for mental health journals!

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Interested in becoming an Editorial Board Member for the Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing?

The editorial team is seeking editorial board members who are actively involved in the field of mental health nursing, practice, research and or education, and have a desire to be part of a growing journal in the field. Download further information here.

JPMHN Awards and Recognition

JPMHN Lifetime Achievement Award and Skellern Lecture 2017 announced

JPMNH Reviewer of the Year Award 2016

Nicola Davies has been recognized as the 2016 Reviewer of the Year in acknowledgement of her exceptional service to the journal.

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Outstanding JPMHN Editorial Board Member 2016

Dan Bressington has been voted the Outstanding Board Member for 2016, for a second year in a row. Dan has shown excellent editorial guidance to the Editors, particularly on the Multi-morbidity special issue and has shown outstanding contributions to JPMHN though his high quality reviews and published work.

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