Career in mental health still an unlikely career choice for nursing graduates: a replicated longitudinal study.

@article{Stevens2013CareerIM,
  title={Career in mental health still an unlikely career choice for nursing graduates: a replicated longitudinal study.},
  author={John Alfred Stevens and Graeme Browne and Iain H Graham},
  journal={International journal of mental health nursing},
  year={2013},
  volume={22 3},
  pages={213-20}
}
The lack of qualified mental health nurses is at critical level with the problem likely to worsen as the aging mental health nursing workforce retires. This study investigates the career preferences of undergraduate nursing students by comparing preferences at the start, middle, and end of the Bachelor of Nursing program. The comparison of the cohorts gave… CONTINUE READING