“We can no longer accept women and men with severe mental illness struggling to access the high-quality care and support they ought to receive during their lifetime and dying 15 to 20 years before they should”, wrote Karen Turner and Tim Kendall – respectively director of mental health and national clinical director for mental health at NHS England – in their foreword to Forward Thinking.
NT Journal Club helps you increase your knowledge and improve your practice by discussing selected articles with colleagues. Journal clubs offer an opportunity to reflect on practice, share insights and ideas in a relaxed and sociable setting, and gain participatory CPD hours towards revalidation. Click here for more information on the benefits of using reflection on reading as part of your revalidation activities.
Each month we choose a new article for you to print and distribute to club members, or you can choose from our Journal Club archive below. Articles come with a handout containing a brief commentary and discussion points to get you started. There’s also space to make notes to store in your NT Portfolio.
Peri-operative nurses face events, such as patient deaths, that often cause emotional distress, but there are tools available to help them cope. This article comes with a handout for a journal club discussion
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