Championing 20 years of mental health nursing
Erin Dean Freelance health journalist
From diagnosing personality disorders to reviewing drugs for schizophrenia, mental health services have come a long way since Mental Health Practice first rolled off the presses in 1997 – and nurses have been a crucial part of this cultural change. But what of the future for the profession?
‘Mental Health Practice is celebrating a major milestone this month as it turns 20 years old. For two decades this journal has been informing, championing, campaigning for and encouraging the work of mental health nurses.
Mental Health Practice. 21, 1, 10-13. doi: 10.7748/mhp.21.1.10.s9