Gaining a perspective on healthcare trends influencing nursing professional development -- Understanding the specialty practice of nursing professional development -- Getting prepared for your role as a nursing professional development specialist and unit-based educator -- Orienting clinical nurses to the organization, assessing competence and promoting life-long learning -- Developing a unit-based clinical preceptorship program -- Helping clinical nurses develop their educator role through unit-based in-service education programs -- Getting involved in professional nursing organizations and the community -- Helping clinical nurses share their expertise by publishing -- Sharing your expertise through abstracts, oral presentations, and posters -- Recording your professional nursing achievements in a portfolio -- Preparing your resume or curriculum vita and cover letter -- Promoting nursing research and evidence-based practice in the clinical setting -- Meeting the learning needs and marketing the talents of clinical nurses through continuing nursing education programs -- Developing a career plan as a proactive approach for the future.
Introduction 1. Reactive Avoidance and Risky Behavior 2. An Overview of Specific Distress Reduction Behaviors 3. Key Treatment Recommendations 4. Assessing Distress Reduction Behaviors in Context 5. Safety, Stabilization, and Harm Reduction 6. Acceptance and Mindfulness 7. Trigger Management 8. Processing Trauma- and Attachment-Related Memories 9. Treatment Planning and Implementation: Bringing It All Together 10. Special Considerations for Certain Distress Reduction Behaviors and Patterns.
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