Beginning Reflective Practice

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Nelson Thornes, 2003 - Medical - 206 pages
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Beiginning reflective practice begins by examining reflective practice as a concept and answering several questions. What is reflective practice? Why it is important to you? How can you use it as a strategy for your own learning and for developing your professional practice?...Key features: Provides relevant underpinning theory without assuming prior knowledge -- Case studies drawn from multi-professional settings and reflective activities -- Regular Top Tips and Key Points provide convenient signposts to good practice and summarise concepts under discussion -- Chapters commence with Learning Outcomes and conclude with Rapid Recap short answer questions -- Cartoons reinforce the theory.

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The contents and it's simplicity will asist nursing students to understand the concepts of reflective practice and very much so for those in the Pacific where English is the second language.

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fantastic book easy to understand very helpful in so many ways.

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What is reflective practice?
Knowing ourselves
Frameworks for reflection
Entering the clinical environment
Ways of reflecting on your own
Ways of reflecting with others
Answers to rapid recap questions

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About the author (2003)

Dr Melanie Jasper is Principal Lecturer at the Institute of Medicine, Health and Social Care, University of Portsmouth and also the Editor of the "Journal of Nursing Management,"
Melanie Jasper is Course Leader for MSc Nursing Studies, MA Advanced Professional Practice in Healthcare and the Professional Doctorate in Nursing at the University of Portsmouth.

Dr Mansour Jumaa is Principal Lecturer of Health Care and Nursing Management at the School of Health and Social Sciences, Middlesex University, and is also Director of the Sussex Research and Development Centre for Work Based Learning (CWBL).

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