Journal of psychosocial nursing and mental health services

Mobile apps for psychiatric nurses.

Publication Date: 
Apr 03, 2014

Many health care professionals, including psychiatric nurses, are faced with increasing questions from patients about mobile applications (apps).

From dinner table to digital tablet: technology's potential for reducing loneliness in older adults.

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Publication Date: 
May 16, 2012

Statistics estimate that close to 35% of our nation's older individuals experience loneliness. Feelings of loneliness have been associated with physical and psychological illness in several research studies.

Keeping in touch. Cell phone use in people with schizophrenia disorders.

Publication Date: 
Apr 14, 2011

There is limited research exploring telephone intervention for psychiatric clients; no studies specific to cell phone use have been conducted. This pilot study examined the feasibility and acceptability of cell phone use in individuals with schizophrenia spectrum disorders (SSDs).