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Everett man jailed on charge he harassed nurse

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere’s an article that showcases some of the issues faced by healthcare workers, especially nurses, who work daily with an aggressive and violent public.  Although I agree that this nurse was wrong to laugh … Continue reading

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Here’s a video about mental illness and stigma

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchI really like this video.  I think it is understated and not at all melodramatic.  This is really how it is. I recently went to an inservice for nurses by nurses and was appalled … Continue reading

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Mental health is a luxury for the uninsured

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere’s an article about the effect of the economic downturn from an inside perspective. I can’t tell you how many people today find themselves in exactly the same boat as this man.  He writes … Continue reading

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Kings County Hospital psychiatric ward is marred after nursing assistant is beaten unconcious

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchAs a psychiatric nurse, I know that dealing with aggressive individuals is part of the job, but I have to draw the line at being beaten and injured at work.  This article describes an … Continue reading

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