Participate in Research Studies

ISPN encourages members and non-members to participate in research surveys. Please see the current surveys below and click on the title for more information and the survey link. 

If you are conducting research and would like your survey listed, please contact Jess Retzlaff. The ISPN Board will review the research and will need to see an IRB approval before approving. Once approved, your study will be added below. Please do not contact other ISPN members through the ISPN e-List (listserv) for this purpose. 


Title of Research Study: The Experience of Marginalization Among Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurses: A Cross-Sectional Study
IRB #: Study00003830
Investigator: Danielle Morgan, PhD (c), MSN, ANP, CNS, PMHNP, APRN-BC




Title of Research Study: Factor’s Associated with Nurses’ Perceptions and Practices of Trauma Informed Care 
IRB #: 1930721-2
Investigators: Vickye Hayter and Katherine Scafide


Title of Research Study: Investigate psychiatric-mental health nurse educators’ perceptions of teaching dissociative disorders to nursing students in psychiatric-mental health nursing classroom settings, clinical settings, and simulation settings
IRB #: 1723
Investigator: Briana L. Snyder, PhD, RN, PMH-BC, CNE, RYT 200



Title of Research Study: Lived experiences of African American caregivers while caring for an African American diagnosed with a Mental Disorder
IRB #: 1560597-2
Investigator: Loren Moore, MSN, RN


Title of Research Study: Confidence Levels of Psychiatric Providers Diagnosing Pediatric Bipolar Disorder
IRB #: 202104501
Investigator: Daniel E Wesemann, DNP, MSW, PMHNP-BC, APRN 


Title of Research Study: A Two Day Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Intervention in Healthcare Workers During COVID-19 Pandemic
IRB #: 21-02-15
Investigators: Amy Naugle, PhD; Tabitha DiBacco, MA