Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
The average salary for a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (NP) is C$90,000
What Do Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (NP)s Do?
Psychiatric nurse practitioners (NP) help patients heal from various psychiatric disorders and become better able to manage them. Some common areas of treatment are ADHD, anxiety, substance abuse, and mood disorders, as well as more serious disorders such as schizophrenia, so these practitioners must be patient, focused, and caring to succeed.
These nurses carry out evaluations before and during administered care in order to monitor patients' progress. They often work with psychiatrists to …Read more