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How should you react when someone tries to dissaude you from nursing?

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Should you let it pass or challenge their comments?

During #SNTtwitchat last week, we were shocked to hear tale after tale of students being told that they shouldn’t become nurses. Many of you were able to stand back and look at the wider reasons behind why a nurse might make these comments, while others found that their confidence knocked.

What do you think?

  • Why would a nurse or other member of staff make negative comments about nursing?
  • Would these comments make you rethink your chosen career?
  • How would you react?


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Readers' comments (1)

  • I've frequently heard nurses belittle the profession. I think it's so important to be aware of burnout so you don't get like this

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