Reflective practice
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Reflective practice

Rose Gallacher Staff nurse, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow

A CPD article improved Rose Gallacher’s knowledge of the importance of reflection in nursing practice

What was the nature of the CPD activity, practice-related feedback and/or event and/or experience in your practice?

The article defined reflection, and demonstrated how it can be used to support nurses’ revalidation with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. It also explained various models of reflection that nurses can use in their practice.

Nursing Standard. 32, 12, 64-65. doi: 10.7748/ns.32.12.64.s36

The reflective account in this issue is based on NS842 Nicol JS, Dosser I (2016) Understanding reflective practice. Nursing Standard. 30, 36, 34-40

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