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RG Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing


Head of the Research Group

Dr. rer. medic. Stefan Scheydt

Phone: +49 621 1703-2106


Main Therapy Building, Groundfloor

Postal address: ZI, J 5, 68159 Mannheim


The focus of the working group is in the fields of nursing-related health services research and applied nursing research. In concrete terms, the research group will work scientifically on the following topics:

  • Academically qualified nurses in psychiatry / Advanced Psychiatric Nursing Practice
  • Contents of modern psychiatric and mental health care
  • Public Mental Health Nursing (PMHN)
  • Treatment environment and modern forms of care
  • Concept development and Evidence-based Psychiatric Nursing

In addition to the research focus, the working group also focuses on the academic education and scientific support of nurses and students of nursing and health science programs as well as the promotion of scientifically based care at the Central Institute for Mental Health.

Cooperation with the KHS Munich (Katholische Stiftungshochschule München)

Zentralinstitut für Seelische Gesundheit (ZI) - https://www.zi-mannheim.de