J.Adderton has 26 years experience as a BSN, MSN .
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Nursing students commonly adopt thinking habits that distort their perception of reality in a negative way. These cognitive distortions led to feelings of inadequacy and result in low self-esteem and low confidence. This article will explore common cognitive distortions in nursing students through scenarios common in nursing school. The good news….. cognitive distortions can be replaced with positive thinking to support student success.