Mental health nursing in Jordan: an investigation into experience, work stress and organizational support.

@article{HamdanMansour2011MentalHN,
  title={Mental health nursing in Jordan: an investigation into experience, work stress and organizational support.},
  author={Ayman Mohammed Hamdan-Mansour and Ekhlas Al-Gamal and Kathryn Puskar and Mohammad Yacoub and Anita Marini},
  journal={International journal of mental health nursing},
  year={2011},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={86-94}
}
Changes in mental health services have an impact on the role and practice of mental health nurses. The purpose of this study was to examine Jordanian mental health nurses' experiences of providing mental health care, their work-related stress, and organizational support received. A descriptive correlation design was used. Data were collected using self-report questionnaires from 92 mental health nurses in Jordan. The result of this study revealed that mental health nurses shared a high level of… CONTINUE READING

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