Coping with the anxieties of a new clinical placement
Andrew Haydon Third-year nursing student, University of West London
Starting a placement can be daunting. A third-year student offers tips on how to overcome the nerves and get the most out of it
As a nursing student I am fortunate to experience a variety of clinical placements that enable me to explore a wealth of learning opportunities. I have been lucky with all of them and having fantastic mentors makes it easier to embark on a new placement.
Nursing Standard. 32, 28, 35-35. doi: 10.7748/ns.32.28.35.s28