In her last blog as mental health branch editor for SNT, Becky reflects on the past year and looks to the future.
Rebecca Kidman undertook the role of student nurse editor for mental health branch from September 2014-15
I wanted to respond regarding Council of Deans of Health and Universities UK recent joint statement which called for an ‘urgent’ review of student nurse funding.
I never went in to mental health nursing as a career choice thinking it was going to be a bed of roses.
I started my third year two weeks ago and am filled with fear; of failure, of success, and of procrastination.
I am going to put my hand up and say I don’t know as much about politics as I feel I should.
Meet Andrew Walsh, senior lecturer in mental health at Birminham City University and this month’s student editor role model
I have been given plenty of opportunities since starting my course back in April 2013. But how has this happened? How I have ‘blagged’ invites and how have I managed to get this SNT Editor role?
'What stops me being assertive?'Subscription
Ever been told you need to be more assertive? Mental health editor, Becky, has discovered just how common this feedback is
How easy is it for student nurses to speak up if they witness dangerous practice on placement?