Category list : first time
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'Now that I've performed last offices, I know that I can do all those things I doubted I was capable of'Subscription
As a mother of three sons, it’s not often I feel nervous or worried about what I might encounter in my life. Then again, until now, I had never seen a dead body.
Are you wondering what it’s like to do a community placement? We can help with that …
First time: how to get the most from a lectureSubscription
Top tips for getting the most from your time inside the lecture hall
The first time: meeting a deadlineSubscription
If you’re not used to writing essays, your first deadline can seem incredibly daunting.
The first time: breaking bad newsSubscription
Breaking bad news can be a terrifying prospect but there are steps you can take to ensure the process is as comfortable and supportive as possible
The first time: recognising your limitsSubscription
As a student you’ll need to be aware of what you can and can’t do, when you need supervision and when you need to ask for help …
The first time: comforting grieving relativesSubscription
Speaking to a relative about death can be difficult but that doesn’t mean you should avoid it altogether. Sometimes a conversation with an ‘outsider’ can provide real comfort to those who are grieving
The first time: surviving the night shiftSubscription
Sudden changes to your sleep patterns can be tough on your body and mind. Follow these tips to help ease the transition