Shy nurses - page 3

I am a new graduate nurse I just passed NCLEX-RN a week ago. I am a shy person who is very soft spoken. I am very caring person. However I found that being soft spoken to be a disadvantage. I... Read More

  1. by   rn<3cat
    Omg, this post helped me a lot! I've been struggling so much to whether I want to be a nurse because of my shyness. I really love to help people but sometimes I feel like I'm too much of an introvert and I get easily exhausted around people. My advice is maybe is a change of work environment, so far I've been working as a NA in a home health settings and I find this more manageable, especially that I have to deal with only 1 patient at a time. I'm going to retake my NCLEX soon and hopefully survive transition from student nurse to RN.