Cissy White is a nationally known trauma-survivor expert. She uses her wide platform to speak out about having the voice of survivors included in all aspects of trauma work. As Cissy says, "It is not trauma informed, unless it is informed by trauma survivors." Cissy is also a writer, blogger, and community organizer. She speaks… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: Cissy White – The Power and Passion of a Survivor
In celebration of 2020 The Year of the Nurse and Midwife, author Maria Smilios is dedicating a weekly column about nurses whose stories must be shared. Maria has invited The Relentless School Nurse to share this important initiative with the readers of this blog! This is week #5 of the 52 week series in this year long study… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: Aileen Cole Stewart: Called To Serve by Maria Smilios
Making Meaningful Change: Addressing ACEs Through Public Policy is the name of an upcoming webinar that caught my attention! It was shared by ACEs Connection as the co-sponsors of this important session addressing ACEs in public policy. Here are the details from the website, including a link to register: The following content is from the… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: An Important Public Policy Webinar with Thought Leaders in the ACEs Movement is Coming Feb. 18, 2020.
One of the most rewarding aspects of writing The Relentless School Nurse blog is finding nurses across the country doing important work and inviting them to share their passion through a guest blog. Social media platforms like LinkedIn and Twitter are my main modes of seeking out nurses who are sharing their stories. I am… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: Gloria E. Barrera, a Climate Nurse Champion & Nurse Leader You Should Know
Tessa McIlraith AKA Nurse Mac gets "Character Strong" on The CharacterStrong Podcast and answers this important question: How can schools utilize the school nurse to address the social emotional healthcare trends in the classroom? We talk with Tessa about how nurses can help take more a more preventive approach in the school, how schools can better… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: Nurse Mac is Back on the Air!