Registered Psychiatric Nurse Resume Template

Registered psychiatric or mental health nurses take care of patients with diagnosed mental illnesses and confined in mental hospitals or institutions.  They have been schooled as regular registered nurses but further trained to manage people in various states of mental derangement or dysfunction, whether short term depression or breakdown or lifelong psychosis, schizophrenia or degenerative illnesses like Alzheimer’s.

Registered Psychiatric Nurse Resume Template

Evelyn  H.C. Dee

Sweetwater, Miami, Florida

Phone:  305-663-7989


To become part of a team of Registered Psychiatric Nurses in a mental hospital or institution.

Summary of Qualifications

  • About 12 years of experience in healthcare as a registered nurse with the last 6 years as a psychiatric nurse in the state hospital of Florida.
  • Excellent oral skills in English and Chinese
  • Excellent psychological and interpersonal skills dealing with mental patients.

Career Experience / Job History

2004 – Present:  Psychiatric Nurse, Northeast Florida State Hospital

  • Develop treatments for clients, including medication and practical therapies
  • Monitor patient reactions to treatments and report behavioral changes
  • Perform standard duties of a registered nurse and assist doctors in dispensing prescribed medication, monitoring and handling of patients.
  • Assist psychiatrists assessing patients by meeting with their families, social workers and other therapists to ascertain root causes of mental derangement.
  • Attend and assist in the psychiatric evaluation of problematic or disturbed children.

1998 – 2004 : Nurse, Pediatrics Ward, Fremont Hospital, CA

  • Provide neonatal services to newly born babies and their mothers.
  • Assist the lead nurse in documentation work for obstetricians.


2000 – 2003: Master in Psychiatric Nursing, California State University

1998: passed the National Council of State Boards of Nursing for California

1998: passed the NCLEX to become a Registered Nurse.

1994 – 1998:  BS in Nursing, Concorde Career College, San Diego

Professional reference will be furnished upon request.

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