What is the demand for psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner skills?

October 6, 2022

Advanced practice mental health nurses, including psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners, are in demand. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the employment of nurse practitioners will grow 38 percent by 2032, and nurse practitioners have become the most recruited providers in health care3. The expanded scope of practice and mental health expertise developed through the online PMHNP specialty prepares Yale graduates to join this growing and in-demand profession.