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Reflective practice enables nursing students to make sense of, and learn from, the experiences they have each day and if nurtured properly can provide skills that they will come to rely on throughout their nursing careers. Using clear language and insightful examples, scenarios and case studies, the new fourth edition of this bestselling book shows readers what reflection is, why it is so important and how they can use it to improve their nursing practice.

Key features include:
*All chapters linked to the new 2018 NMC standards of proficiency for registered nurses
*Updated learning features such as activities and case studies to help students apply the theory to practice.

 
Chapter 1: What is meant by reflection and reflective practice?
 
Chapter 2: Lifewide, lifelong and life-deep learning and reflection
 
Chapter 3: Autobiographical reflection and learning
 
Chapter 4: Reflective models and frameworks
 
Chapter 5: Creating space for reflection
 
Chapter 6: Reflection and reflexivity
 
Chapter 7: The reflective practitioner
 
Chapter 8: Guided reflection and reflecting with others
 
Chapter 9: Reflective writing
 
Chapter 10: Using new media for reflecting
 
Chapter 11: Critical reflection

Have already suggested order of 3 books to the library for the ACCESS to Nursing and Midwifery for the Reflective Practitioner unit.
Useful activities.

Mrs Susan Wakeham
Health, Social Care & Early Years Dept, Warwickshire College
May 19, 2019

This offers a clear and well-structured overview of theories and principles of reflective practice. Carefully linked to competences and practice standards, this should be really useful for students to get to grips with the tricky concepts of reflection, reflective practice and reflexivity. Definitions are accessible and the case studies offer students a chance to apply the concepts in a formative way.

Ms Colette Eaton
School of Community Health and Midwifery, University of Central Lancashire
May 8, 2019

great book up to date with NMC standards and a book for life in terms of nursing career

Miss Sandra Fender
Cardiff School of Nursing & Midwifery Studies, Cardiff University
May 6, 2019

Essential reading for our first assignment about reflective practice.

Mrs Karen Hudson
School Of Health & Human Sciences, Essex University
December 31, 2018

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