Tag Archives: Nursing

Centrally Acting Sympatholytics: Clonidine

Common side effect include dry mouth, dizziness, headaches, and sleepiness.[7] Severe side effects may include seeing or hearing things that other people do not, heart arrhythmias, and confusion.[8] If rapidly stopped, withdrawal effects may occur.[7] Use during pregnancy or breastfeeding is not recommended.[8] Clonidine lowers blood pressure by stimulating α2 receptors in the brain, which results in relaxation of many arteries.[7] Clonidine was patented in 1961 and came… Read More »

NAVUnite: The Healing Series Burn-Out, PTSD & Healthcare Workers w/ Natalie Seibel

NAVUnite’s focus is to bring awareness, educate, empower & eliminate violence in healthcare. Being the heart of nursing, we support all healthcare workers with mentorship and friendship. #EndHealthcareViolence Join Our FB Support Group: #NursesAgainstViolenceUnite Source: Youtube

PTSD for nurses: The debrief

Do nurses get to recover from a traumatic event while on shift? Or after the shift? As a nurse have you ever participated in a Critical Incident Stress Debriefing? How can nurses prevent PTSD in the workplace? #PTSD #debriefing #trauma Until next time… __ Don’t miss another video! Be sure to turn on channel notifications!… Read More »

PTSD in First Responders

PTSD in first responders is real. We owe it to our first responders to help spread awareness on this overlooked subject. Thank you to all that serve our country. If you are struggling with PTSD there is help available. Check out “911 Buddy Check” on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/911BuddyCheck/ Contact us: Registration@alabamafirecollege.org Call: 1(800)241-2467 Visit our website:… Read More »


PTSD is not often associated with nursing, but in reality, nurses see a lot of physical and emotional “stuff.” It is important to have a healthy outlet when dealing with the emotions that come along with nursing. ******************************************** NURSING RESOURCES: http://bit.ly/nrsng5 ******************************************** ❥Social Sites❥ ❥VLOG CHANNEL: http://bit.ly/1UyoEmT ❥Personal Instagram: www.instagram.com/ashleylorenaadkins/ ❥Nursing Instagram: www.instagram.com/ashleyadkinsrn/ ❥Facebook: www.facebook.com/ashleyadkinsrn… Read More »

What You’ll Learn – Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder VLA

This Video Learning Activity (VLA) will increase the awareness and recognition of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) whilst also promoting the resilience that individuals and families demonstrate to cope with a range of significant life challenges. Nurses and midwives are in powerful positions to influence high quality care, which ultimately leads to better treatment outcomes for… Read More »

Anxiety Disorders: Acute and Posttraumatic Stress Disorders

http://healthportal.ca/anxiety-disorders-acute-and-posttraumatic-stress-disorders.html Preview purpose only. Overview: Identifies the criteria for these disorders and the disabling symptoms that may arise with those affected by trauma. Using dramatic vignettes and interviews with professionals and educators in the field, this program examines how Acute Stress Disorder can evolve into a more chronic condition and the need for intervention. Item… Read More »

USMLE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE PEARL: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

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PTSD – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder – Student Nurse Video Project

I am a Nursing Student at Missouri State University-West Plains. This video was made for an assignment given to us by our awesome instructor that challenged the student nursing work groups to make a video that could educate the public about a medical condition. This video was made using a Flipcam and iMovie. Source: Youtube