... I completely understand what you're saying and am truly sorry you are feeling so bad. It is a shame that nurses treat each other so badly.
Can you check into a part time nursing position that offers benefits? That way you can continue to work in nursing which is what you trained for but, don't get overly saturated with the negatives ie; stress from working full time.
You... (4 replies)
... I am always nervous. ... (4 replies)
... That you are nervous means that you care.That's a good thing. But don't let it get in the way of you enjoying your education and getting the most out of it. ... (2 replies)
... Hi I an RN and also a psychologist. I used ot suffer dreadful anxiety and panic attacks when I was nursing. Go and see a psychologist. Cognitive Behviour Therapy is very effective for anxiety. Good books for self help are
Living with It. Bev Aisbett
Power over Panic.
you don't have to live with it , honestly...it is VERY treatable
lolly (4 replies)
... Thank you for your response. I hope that your fiance finds another line of work for herself if she hates nursing as well.
While I was in Nursing school, I thought that the nurses, fellow students, clinical instructors were awful - but from a students' perspective, I thought that "Oh I AM lowman on the totem pole because I am a student". I worry more about the "dirty tricks... (4 replies)
... nursing is actually what got me into anxiety in the first place. I was in nursing school when i had my first panic attack. i was studying like crazy and most of all I was studying the heart and oxygenation. After a 12 hour study stint i felt faint, my heart was racing, and I started having chest pains. A nursing student knows that these are classic symptoms of having a... (4 replies)
... sensed something was not quite right and asked me questions in a round about way. I finally confessed that I was being abused by my boyfriend. The doctor said I always seemed nervous etc. Anyways he was supportive etc. I never asked this doctor to counsel me. ... (9 replies)
... ructor if I can record her because nobody else in the class is doing it. I've had my second class on Wednesday and have clinical tomorrow. Anyways, I'm kind of nervous but I'll try my best. We have to do the gastronomy feeding tube for our first test and I'm nervous as heck. ... (9 replies)