Download geriatric mental health nursing current and future challenges file name geriatric mental health nursing current and future challenges. In buckwalter k ed geriatric mental health nursing current and future challenges pp 61 74 thorofare nj slack american psychiatric association 1994 diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders 4th ed dsm iv. Title pdf geriatric mental health nursing current and future challenges author astrid lindgren media publishing subject geriatric mental health nursing full download. Though at least 5000 geriatric psychiatrists are needed to meet todays mental health care needs of older adults about 2400 geriatric psychiatrists are practicing in the us merck institute 2002. Psychiatriclmental health nurses are in an advantageous position to address this current need and future challenge through the development implementation and evaluation of geriatric mental health education and training programs in long term care settings this article describes one such innovative training effort designed to improve the quality of psychosocial care provided by nursing
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