ISPN Position Statements
A large piece of the ISPN mission is to advocate for patients and their families. As such, we periodically release position statements to the public
based on varied, timely topics. Below, please find .pdf files of various topics we’ve released thus far.
Archived Position Statements
- Disruptive Behaviors in Nursing Practice and Education by Karen M. Stanley, MS, RN, PMHCNS-BC - Download the PDF (233K)
- Rights of Children Receiving Psychiatric and Substance Disorder Treatment (01/2015) Download the PDF (162K)
- Youth Violence and Violence Prevention (01/2015) Download the PDF (214K)
- Meeting the Mental Health Needs of Youth in Juvenile Justice (01/2015) Download the PDF (205K)
Archived White Papers
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