Movie Reflection Paper

  1. View a movie that pertains to Mental Health Nursing
  2. Discuss the diagnosis/pathophysiology of disorder
  3. Discuss how this relates to nursing (interventions, medications, etc)
  4. Discuss how this will affect your practice changes in nursing
  5. APA format plus reference page (2 page minimum, not counting reference page)
  6. You must use your textbook as one of your references

Below are some examples. If you have a different movie you would like to watch, please clear the title with your instructor.


The Aftermath

28 days

Girl, Interrupted

Three Faces of Eve

Silence of the Lambs

A Beautiful Mind


What’s Eating Gilbert Grape



One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

Rain Man


Benny and Joon

Shutter Island

Mr. Jones

The Hours


Schindler’s List

The Quiet Ones

Silver Linings Playbook

Salem Witch Trials

The Good Neighbor

King of California

Black Swan

The Shining

The Perks of Being a Wallflower


Single White Female

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Nurse Betty

The Sixth Sense