Caring for body and mind
Amy Baker Third-year mental health nursing student, University of York
Giving mental health nurses more training would enable them to manage the physical health of patients better
A community placement in my second year of training opened my eyes to the lack of physical healthcare for patients with mental health issues.
Nursing Standard. 32, 5, 36-36. doi: 10.7748/ns.32.5.36.s40