Blogs by student nurses for student nurses
'Be kind to yourself'Subscription
I am in the midst of the last several weeks of my midwifery degree, and the pressure is on.
Evie Poole reflects on her experience of attending the The Association of Respiratory Nurse Specialists (ARNS) 2018 conference.
Times flies when you’re having fun, so they say – or when you’re training to be a nurse.
From PR to ERSubscription
Three years ago I left my fast-paced life as fashion PR manager in London and returned to the green, green grass of home in North Wales to follow my dreams of training as an adult nurse.
'It takes no time at all'Subscription
Working with people at their most vulnerable is an incredible privilege of being a nurse, and with it comes a great deal of power.
'If you're struggling, you're not alone'Subscription
Beth Pink shares her experience of her first placement.
Louisa Davies considers the difficult decisions that health professionals may have to make when considering a child’s care.
Trauma informed care in an acute settingSubscription
Prior to the start of her fifth mental health nursing placement, Maisie Hare had little experience of observing or facilitating trauma work
Restraining a child for clinical procedures Subscription
Having to break a child’s trust by overpowering them to perform a necessary but painful procedure can be upsetting for nurses, says Student Nursing Times editor Desiree Deighton
Student nurse Abbie Jobbling trained and prepared as well as anyone possibly could, but even then found her first resuscitation experience was much tougher than she expected.