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  1. to go or not to go.  That is the question.
    Hi everyone. A third time, I am attempting nursing school.- from the beginning. I am a sensitive person "in recovery". I don't mean that I took drugs or drank, but that my sensitivity has caused...
    May 21, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. Help!  I can't decide whether to return to nursing school
    Thank you so much, hurley and non for the inspiring and encouraging words! I will go cautiosly and find the right spot for myself. I wll know in May if my request to re-enter will be granted. ...
    Feb 22, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. Help!  I can't decide whether to return to nursing school
    I've been working with a clinical psychologist regarding the meltdowns and they are due to my inherent hypersensitivity. I may be able to improve that, but I don't think I will ever totally get rid...
    Feb 22, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  4. Help!  I can't decide whether to return to nursing school
    I just know I can do it. I wrote a letter to the department head today requesting to be reinstated and to be given the opportunity to challenge nursing 1 with their exam. It is going before a...
    Feb 21, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  5. Help!  I can't decide whether to return to nursing school
    I think that is what I am going to end up doing. Are you a musician? I play violin and piano. I was just noticing your logo there. Thanks for the suggestions!
    Feb 20, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. 29 too old to start nursing school?
    Well, I am 57 and may start in the fall. I tried twice before. Am I foolish to think that I can do this? or should do this? My children are older and I am married. What do you think?
    Feb 19, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  7. Help!  I can't decide whether to return to nursing school
    Actually, I did want to work for an insurance company. I was thinking of legal nurse consultant too since I used to be a paralegal. I want to be a nurse to make a positive impact on people and to...
    Feb 19, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. Help!  I can't decide whether to return to nursing school
    Hi all - I have a low threshold for stress. I have had melt-downs during each attempt at nursing school. I have taken the first semester twice - almost to the end. I'd say that each time I dropped...
    Feb 19, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  9. Ccri Spring 2013 admission
    Anyone who plans to attend the nursing program at CCRI is masochistic. The clinical instructors are nothing but abusive. I never once heard the plural of diagnosis pronounced correctly. They kept...
    Nov 28, '12
    Forum: Rhode Island Nursing
  10. Research on nursing students attrition (drop out) from University
    I encountered the same situations at my former nursing program. Most of the time, the instructors can't pronounce terms of medications. I haven't heard one of them pluralize the word diagnosis...
    Nov 14, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  11. Research on nursing students attrition (drop out) from University
    Thank you for your nice response. I am feeling better by now. I have been brainstorming for alternate avenues. I know that I have strenghts and it only makes sense to capitalize on them. So,...
    Nov 13, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  12. Research on nursing students attrition (drop out) from University
    I sure wish I had been in a program like that. Our program was definitely brutal. I would have preferred a BSN program, but I didn't do the right research. I have a bachelor's in a non-nursing...
    Nov 7, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  13. Rahhh! Nursing school is taking its toll
    I quit nursing school. I couldn't stand my instructor's constant bullying. I am depressed about it. I think about death a lot, but I have no plan.
    Nov 2, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. NEU Direct Entry Online?
    HI - I just quit an associate's degree program because the instructor was too sarcastic for my tastes. Is this typical behavior for clinical nursing instructors or are there some institutions that...
    Oct 26, '12
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  15. Assuming The Nurse Role
    I am neither thriving nor survivng in nursing. Hence my exit from the program. I know that I''m obsessing on this unfortunate event, but I just can't get my mind off it. I have a lot going for me...
    Oct 25, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Starting Clinicals and Having Anxiety
    Hi all -- We just finished our nursing home rotation. I am a first semester older nursing student. During a free moment, we are allowed to practice blood pressures on eachother. At home mine is...
    Oct 12, '12
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  17. NEU Direct Entry Online?
    Sorry I meant cc1031-you're the one from ri. So would you be able to email me the book list? Thanks! Violinm9@aol.com
    Aug 12, '12
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  18. NEU Direct Entry Online?
    Itcwall-you are from rhode island? I am in providence and my name is Martha. Would it be possible for you to perhaps email me the book list? I have a lot of nursing books and I wanted to see if I...
    Aug 12, '12
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  19. Northeastern University Direct Entry
    Is there anyone out there that was accepted for January 2013? i am so psyched. Four prereqs and I'm in. I got a conditional acceptance. Assuming I do well on the prereqs, I start January. I...
    Aug 11, '12
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  20. Northeastern University BSN/MSN option
    That's interesting about the prereqs. I have four prereqs to complete and then assuming all goes well, I have a spot in the January 2013 group for the direct entry BSN/MSN. It would have been nice...
    Aug 11, '12
    Forum: Post Graduate Nursing Student
  21. NEU Direct Entry Online?
    just one more question - is the NANDA book the one called "Nursing Diagnosis Handbook" by Betty J. Ackley and Gail B. Ladwig? published by Evolve ninth edition, Mosby/Elsevier. ?
    Aug 10, '12
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  22. NEU Direct Entry Online?
    wow - helped deliver a baby!!!! I would love to do that! omg I am so torn. It is cheaper and more convenient to go to CCRI which is closer to where I live, but I think the training is as good as...
    Aug 10, '12
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  23. NEU Direct Entry Online?
    Hi all - Tonight my husband and I have the pros and cons conversation of Community College of RI vs. NEU Direct Entry Online program. There are attractive attributes of both options. It's easy to...
    Aug 9, '12
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  24. NEU Direct Entry Online?
    I was initially rejected by NEU for the online MSN direct entry program. About three months later, I got an email to call the admissions representative. I called and they told me that the Dean has...
    Aug 8, '12
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  25. NEU Direct Entry Online?
    I applied for the direct entry MSN and was even asked for an interview, but alas, it was not to be. It would have been nice. Instead, I'm going to go through a ADN (I have a non-nursing bachelor's)...
    Jun 27, '12
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing


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