One in four of us will experience some kind of mental health problem this year. Often people who experience difficulty with mental health feel they are "gagged".
Mental health nursing is the speciality of nursing that cares for people of all ages who experience difficulty with their mental health and feel they have lost their voice. It's a challenging career…but its rewards are priceless.
It is one of the most complex and demanding areas of care and involves helping individuals and families to cope with and recover from the effects of poor mental health.
Mental health professionals have a mentality is based upon a set of positive, optimistic and empowering attitudes and values. Their role is to give people back their voice and take the "gag" off!
Now more than ever we need more mental health nurses. If you think you've got what it takes to change someone's life come and study Mental Health Nursing at the University of Hertfordshire.
Be the one to make a real difference.
Take a look at our video to see what our mental health nurse students have to say.