Speaking Topics


Compassion : An Action Word! 

“ I believe that compassion is the nucleus of nursing care. It gives fuel to the smallest of tasks and lays the groundwork for the type of nurse you’ll be throughout your career. Let’s explore the compassion-centered model of care and its transformative potential in the care of your patients”

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The Beautiful Goodbyes: Lessons to Learn When You Lose Patients

“ There’s not much that can fully prepare you for the loss of a patient. It is without a doubt one of the toughest events to endure, especially when you’re new to your practice. But, there are some tools and lessons to learn for effective coping. I’ll share what I and my colleagues discovered in the loss of patients that made those goodbyes beautiful”.

Book Amanda

 

Did I Miss Something in School?!: Tips For a Smooth Transition from Nursing School to Bedside Practice

“ Do I mean that there are shifts when you may not get a full lunch break? When you may cry from exhaustion? When you might consider a career change? Yes. But, as tough as your shifts may be as a new nurse, there are some tips that can make them manageable. Let’s talk about priority setting, task management, effective communication and teamwork. Master these 4 concepts in your practice, and you’ve got a great framework for conquering stress overload”.

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Lead! Innovate! Make Changes!

“ The new nurse has vast potential to make great changes in nursing care. The energy, passion and fresh ideas new graduates bring makes them great assets to their organizations. Don’t be afraid to act on those ideas! We’ll explore the concepts of leadership, innovation and vision, along with examples set by pioneer Florence Nightingale, to gain a greater understanding of how to make lasting changes for patient care”.

Book Amanda