Changing roles as a newly registered nurse…

My name is Dawn Marr and I am a Newly Qualified Mental Health Nurse, I qualified in September 2019. I started my Nursing career within a low-secure forensic ward. I had spent time within this environment as a student and it really intrigued me, the amount of time that staff had available to spent timeContinue reading “Changing roles as a newly registered nurse…”

Starting as an NQN in the Community

“You should go to the ward first? Shouldn’t you get some experience before you go into the community? Oooh, are you sure about doing that?” These are some of the common statements I heard from fellow students, nurses, and lecturers when telling them my Newly Qualified Nurse (NQN) role was a Mental Health Nurse, alsoContinue reading “Starting as an NQN in the Community”