Taking the anxiety out of reflective writing
Amanda Haugh Nurse revalidation coordinator, Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Essex
Emma Silvey Assistant librarian, Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Essex
A workshop approach is helping nurses become more competent and confident in their ability to write up their reflections
Reflective accounts are an integral part of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) revalidation process, but reflective writing can cause anxiety for some nurses, especially those who have been out of formal education for a while.
Nursing Standard. 32, 11, 36-37. doi: 10.7748/ns.32.11.36.s32