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I changed career to do mental health nursing but now I'm drowning

My job can be wonderful, but the reality is so much harder than I expected. It feels like it’s not safe sometimes In my late twenties I decided to go back to university to study mental health nursing. I am now several months into my first position as a qualified nurse in an acute psychiatric hospital. There are days I question my decision and think: “What the hell have I done?” I sometimes feel trapped in a position I have worked so hard to achieve and I wonder if this is to be my life from now on.
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