Personal / Professional Growth
Creator:   K Schoonover-Shoffner
Created:   2/20/2013
Contains:  36 items
Looking for insights and support to help you develop as a nurse, especially as a Christian nurse? Find resources to deal with issues facing nurses today from a biblical, Christian perspective.

Surviving (Even Thriving?) in a Toxic Workplace

White, Paul E.; Schoonover-Shoffner, Kathy

Journal of Christian Nursing . 33(3):142-149, July/September 2016.

Does your workplace seem "toxic"? Discover steps you can take to initiate change.

Model for a Healthy Work Environment

Blevins, Jamie

Journal of Christian Nursing . 33(4):E46-E49, October/December 2016.

What is important in creating and sustaining healthy work environments?

Tears for the City: The Biblical Basis for Population-Focused Nursing

Dunlap, Ruby

Journal of Christian Nursing . 33(3):167-171, July/September 2016.

The core functions of public health, along with biblical resources, helps Christian nurses develop deeper compassion for a population.

Will the Real Nurse Please Stand Up? Improving Nursing's Image Through Faith-Learning Integration

Hargate, Carol

Journal of Christian Nursing . 32(3):E27-E31, July/September 2015.

Seeing nurses as equal partners in practice, education, and policy-making will help future nurses influence the image of nursing.

What Guides Your Nursing Practice?

Hountras, Stacy C.

Journal of Christian Nursing . 32(3):179-181, July/September 2015.

Nurses' beliefs about nursing and people guide their work. Articulating your beliefs will help you think more clearly about how you want to practice.

Nursing on Empty: Compassion Fatigue Signs, Symptoms, and System Interventions

Harris, Chelsia; Griffin, Mary T. Quinn

Journal of Christian Nursing . 32(2):80-87, April/June 2015.

Understand compassion fatigue and identify unit and organizational interventions.

Being the Minority: Christian Healthcare Professionals in the Netherlands

René, Bart Cusveller; Leeuwen, Van; Schep-Akkerman, Annemiek

Journal of Christian Nursing . 32(1):26-30, January/March 2015.

Spirituality is no longer specifically religiously affiliated in many societies. This is especially true in the Netherlands. What can we learn from Dutch Christian healthcare professionals?

Living Out Christian Spirituality in Patient Care: One Nurse Practitioner's Experience

David, Anjali R.

Journal of Christian Nursing . 31(4):E1-E5, October/December 2014.

How can you live out Christian faith in practice? Learn from this NP who works with cancer patients.

Fostering Serenity in Nursing: Creating a Concept

Schaeffer, Amy F.

Journal of Christian Nursing . 31(3):E1-E6, July/September 2014.

Learn more about how we can help patients find serenity after serious health events. Make this new concept a part of your nursing practice.

Understanding the DNP

Diggins, Kristene; Schoonover-Shoffner, Kathy

Journal of Christian Nursing . 29(4):202-203, October/December 2012.

Many people are confused by the DNP. How is it different from a master's level nurse practitioner? From a PhD? What is the purpose of the degree?

Unhappy? Low Morale? Try The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace

White, Paul E.

Journal of Christian Nursing . 29(3):144-149, July/September 2012.

Nursing Perspective on the Genesis Account of Creation

Geary, Heidi D.; Cone, Pamela H.

Journal of Christian Nursing . 29(2):98-105, April/June 2012.