It is has been seen that one out of three people suffer from mental illness at some point in their lives and regardless of their background. If you are a nurse for the mental health patients, you must know that mental conditions can range from psychological and personality disorders to psychoses and neuroses. Nurses, who choose to work with the mental health branch, choose one of the toughest of the nursing areas as this is a complex and demanding area of the nursing field.
Being a mental health nurse, you will have to work with psychiatrists, GPs, psychologists and others for taking care of patients that are suffering from different types of mental illnesses. Special care courses are available for the aspiring nurses who want to work with the metal health patients.