Psychiatric Assessment (Nursing)

Psychiatric Assessment (Nursing)

by Brenda Marshall, EdD, MSN, RN

Psychiatric assessments are important in virtually all clinical settings. In fact, regardless of where you work, you’ll most likely perform some form of a psychiatric assessment upon encountering new patients. This is especially true in in-patient settings.

In this course, you’ll learn about the components that make up a thorough psychiatric evaluation. We will discuss the pertinent questions to ask patients, explain how to assess suicidal thoughts, and review common mental health scenarios.

Course Details

  • Videos 13
  • Duration 1:43 h
  • Quiz questions 50
  • Concept Pages 0


Your Educators of course Psychiatric Assessment (Nursing)

 Brenda Marshall, EdD, MSN, RN

Brenda Marshall, EdD, MSN, RN

Dr. Brenda Marshall is a Professor of Nursing at William Paterson University (WPU) in New Jersey, USA, and a board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner with a private practice in New Jersey.
She obtained her Doctor of Education (EdD) from the prestigious Teachers College at Columbia University, New York City. Currently, she also serves as the director of the Center for Research in the College of Science and Health at WPU.
Dr. Marshall is a Fulbright Scholar Specialist in Mental Health and has extensive experience in both nursing and teaching.
Within Lecturio, she teaches courses on Mental Health (Nursing).

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Well explained lectures
By Toritseju E. on 04. November 2022 for Assessment of Mood and Affect (Nursing)

All her lectures are fantastic...She explains everything so well