Select an issue or trend that impacts psychiatric mental health practice. Examples include ethical issues, mental health treatment disparities, substance abus

See attached directions. 

Needs to be at least 600 words with at least 3 scholarly articles within the past 5 years. 

APAP format, no plagiarism.  


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Issues and Trends in Psychiatric Mental Health Practice

Collaboration Café


The purpose of the graded collaboration café is to engage students with their peers in an interactive dialogue to organize, integrate, apply, and critically appraise knowledge for nurse practitioner (NP) practice. Meaningful dialogue fosters the development of a learning community as ideas, perspectives, and knowledge are shared. This collaboration café supports the professional formation of the nurse practitioner role.   

Course Outcomes

This assignment enables the student to meet the following course outcomes: 

CO 5: Examine the Scope and Standards of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Practice Advanced Practice Competencies. (PO 5) 

Due Date

Initial posts are due to the discussion forum by Wednesday at 11:59 p.m. MT. Peer responses are due by Sunday at 11:59 p.m. MT. Students must post on a minimum of two separate days. A 10% late penalty will be imposed for discussions posted after the deadline Wednesday at 11:59 p.m. MT, regardless of the number of days late. NOTHING will be accepted after 11:59 p.m. MT on Sunday (i.e., the student will receive an automatic 0).     

Total Points Possible

This collaboration café is worth a total of 80 points.

Preparing the Assignment

Follow these guidelines when completing each component of the assignment. Contact your course faculty if you have questions.

General Directions:

1. Select an issue or trend that impacts psychiatric mental health practice. Examples include ethical issues, mental health treatment disparities, substance abuse, recovery, or wellness issues. 

2. Select one of the phenomena of concern for psychiatric mental health nurses as described by the American Nurses Association et al. (2022) text on pp. 4-5. 

Source: American Nurses Association, American Psychiatric Nurses Association, & International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses. (2022).  Psychiatric–mental health nursing: Scope and standards of practice (3rd ed.). American Nurses Association.  

Include the following sections: 

I. Application of Course Knowledge: Answer all questions/criteria with explanations and detail.  

a. Describe the issue or trend.

b. Provide an example from practice.

c. Discuss how the phenomenon you selected relates to or impacts your selected issue/trend.


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