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Over the past 12 years, I have been involved in co-ordinating and co-facilitating horticulture therapy groups for school-aged children in Liverpool.
In the last five years, there has been a 10-fold increase in the number of victims of modern slavery in Britain. Yet, last week, another student nurse told me they did not know that slavery was still happening.
In 1977 the song “The Greatest Love of All” by George Benson said “I believe the children are our future, teach them well and let them lead the way”.
Reflecting on my progressSubscription
’On my most recent placement on a children’s medical ward, Louisa Davies had the opportunity to mentor a first year student…
The worrying finding from the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) that, for the first time in nearly a decade, more nurses and midwives are leaving the profession than are joining it will not be a surprise to those working in children’s palliative care.
'I sit with their pain, and know I can't fix it'Subscription
Annette Lawrance-Owen has made it her life work to help grieving families move forward after the loss of a child
The opportunity to merge clinical work and research has been a true success in the eyes of Dr Joseph Manning, a clinical-academic senior research fellow in children, young people and family nursing, who works across Nottingham Children’s Hospital, Coventry University and The University of Nottingham.
As a mental health professional, how do you deal with a struggling family member? Mental health student nurse Leanne describes her experience
Up and down the country health visitors play a vital role in supporting new parents and making sure their babies are healthy. This Government has prioritised child health and reducing health inequality – visits from midwives and health professionals are fundamental to achieving this.
As she comes to the end of her varied and impactful career, Anne Sweeney, pediatric nurse specialist at Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, ruminates on her start, her legacy, and her plans for the future