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Using theatre in preceptorship

ADVANCING PRACTICE Leadership Using theatre in preceptorship Using theatre methods and techniques in post registration education has the unique advantage of facilitating learning that is based in the reality of practice yet in a safe space free from the demands and pressures of the work place. It offers compassionate insights that allow participants to reflect […]

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Midwifery Basics: 5. Professional Issues In Practice

MIDWIFERY BASICS 5. Professional Issues In Practice In this fifth article of the series, Jancis Shepherd explores issues of supervision of student midwives in perineal suturing, the practical and legal implications of misadministration of medicines and accountability issues. Jancis Shepherd Lead Midwife for Education at University of West London SCENARIO Jane is the Supervisor of […]

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Midwifery supervision: 2. Role of the supervisor of midwives

MIDWIFERY BASICS Mentoring 2. Role of the supervisor of midwives Midwifery supervision is the 13th series of ‘Midwifery basics’ targeted at practising midwives. The aim of these articles is to provide information to raise awareness of the impact of the work of midwives on women’s experience and encourage midwives to seek further information through a […]

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Mentorship: 8. How mentorship affects the transition from student to qualified midwife

MIDWIFERY BASICS Mentoring 8. How mentorship affects the transition from student to qualified midwife Mentorship is the 14th series of ‘Midwifery basics’ targeted at practising midwives. The aim of these articles is to provide information to raise awareness of the impact of the work of midwives on women’s experience, and encourage midwives to seek further […]

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Mentorship: 7. Mentorship update and support: what do mentors need from an update?

MIDWIFERY BASICS Mentoring 7. Mentorship update and support: what do mentors need from an update? Mentorship is the 14th series of ‘Midwifery basics’ targeted at practising midwives. The aim of these articles is to provide information to raise awareness of the impact of the work of midwives on women’s experience, and encourage midwives to seek […]

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Mentorship: 6. Challenges of mentorship

MIDWIFERY BASICS Mentoring 6. Challenges of mentorship Charlotte Kenyon Head of division of maternal and child health Stephen Hogarth & Joyce Marshall Both senior lecturers in midwifery all at the University of Huddersfield INTRODUCTION The value of effective mentorship should not be underestimated, it is important not only for the learning and development of individual […]

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Mentorship: 5. Relationships between university and practice, and the role of the link lecturer

MIDWIFERY BASICS Mentoring 5. Relationships between university and practice, and the role of the link lecturer Mentorship is the 14th series of ‘Midwifery basics’ targeted at practising midwives. The aim of these articles is to provide information to raise awareness of the impact of the work of midwives on women’s experience, and encourage midwives to […]

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Mentorship: 4. Assessing students

MIDWIFERY BASICS Mentoring 4. Assessing students Mentorship is the 14th series of ‘Midwifery basics’ targeted at practising midwives. The aim of these articles is to provide information to raise awareness of the impact of the work of midwives on women’s experience, and encourage midwives to seek further information through a series of activities relating to […]

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Mentorship: 3. Mentorship from the student perspective

MIDWIFERY BASICS Mentoring 3. Mentorship from the student perspective Midwifery supervision is the 13th series of ‘Midwifery basics’ targeted at practising midwives. The aim of these articles is to provide information to raise awareness of the impact of the work of midwives on women’s experience, and encourage midwives to seek further information through a series […]

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Mentorship: 2. Skills to facilitate learning in clinical practice

MIDWIFERY BASICS Mentoring 2. Skills to facilitate learning in clinical practice Midwifery supervision is the 13th series of ‘Midwifery basics’ targeted at practising midwives. The aim of these articles is to provide information to raise awareness of the impact of the work of midwives on women’s experience, and encourage midwives to seek further information through […]

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Midwifery Basics: Midwifery supervision: 4. Clinical governance

MIDWIFERY BASICS Mentoring Midwifery supervision: 4. Clinical governance Midwifery supervision is the 13th series of ‘Midwifery basics’ targeted at practising midwives. The aim of these articles is to provide information to raise awareness of the impact of the work of midwives on women’s experience, and encourage midwives to seek further information through a series of […]

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