How do I get involved in Alternative/Holistic nursing? - page 2
What do you do when you have a nursing degree but don't believe in Western medicine or our health care system? I recently received my BSN degree and through my schooling came to the realization that... Read More
Aug 10, '09 by DivestIt's weird that you bring this up because I've been in contact with a few people who have offered me a tour of their office or facilities and offered an interview for potential employment, granted I pass my nursing exams. They were all focused on "natural healing" and homeopathy. I've also been approached by "Universities" offering "degrees" in "natural nursing". All this is baloney to me. Placebo effect aside, this treatments have no proof in favor of them and I haven't hesitated to state that to any of the people who have approached me in class or at school. I think that a lot of the times these places play a dangerous game of not fully educating the public about faith-based "medicine".
If you believe in that stuff, more power to you, but hopefully you pick up a few things in nursing school because your negative attitude towards "western medicine" is a bit frightening to me. No offense or anything like that intended in this post, just my two cents here.