Thunderwolf's Nursing Blog

Thunderwolf, MSN, RN 42,957 Views

Joined: Oct 1, '04; Posts: 12,610 (11% Liked) ; Likes: 3,286
Charge Nurse; from US
Specialty: 32 year(s) of experience in Med-Surg, Geriatric, Behavioral Health

Mentor, Mentor...Where Art Thou?: Newbie 101, Ground Zero

Newbie 101, Ground Zero Psychiatric nursing is unique and is a wonderful field of nursing. However, for the student nurse or for the new nurse entering the field, it may either cause much...

Borderline Personality Disorder on the Behavioral Unit

1. Focus on the here and now, not yesterday or the past. The present is all that matters and where it leads to in the immediate future. The present is what placed the person on the unit in the first...

Men in Nursing Historical Timeline

Ancient Rome The term "nosocomial" meaning "hospital acquired" stems from the nosocomi, the men whom provided nursing care in ancient Rome. Parabolani In 300 A.D., a group of men, the...

Into The Looking Glass: Facing the Cliff in Recovery

"...found the road to nowhere"....addiction, a road that crumbles underneath you and isolates you more the longer you stand on it "Hold me now"...a cry for help, an acknowledgement of fear, a...

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

I remember, in my Grad school training as a counselor long ago, a saying my professor drilled in our heads. The saying was..."Stop, Think." Simple, but to the point...and yet, very powerful. The...


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