When Nurses Hurt Nurses: Recognizing and Overcoming the Cycle of Bullying / Edition 1

When Nurses Hurt Nurses: Recognizing and Overcoming the Cycle of Bullying / Edition 1

by Cheryl Dellasega
     
 

ISBN-10: 1935476564

ISBN-13: 9781935476566

Pub. Date: 04/01/2011

Publisher: Simga Theta Tau International

This book discusses the phenomenon that has dogged the nursing profession for decades but that is only now getting the serious study and discussion it deserves: the tendency to "eat our young." The book explains the history of nurse bullying, theories about why it occurs, why the problem is growing, how it damages the profession, and what can be done to prevent

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This book discusses the phenomenon that has dogged the nursing profession for decades but that is only now getting the serious study and discussion it deserves: the tendency to "eat our young." The book explains the history of nurse bullying, theories about why it occurs, why the problem is growing, how it damages the profession, and what can be done to prevent it. It is written in a conversational style and focuses on practical information using real-life examples to highlight important points. Includes brief, sample dialogues that nurse readers can use to defuse or prevent bullying behaviors and strategies to promote a more positive work environment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781935476566
Publisher:
Simga Theta Tau International
Publication date:
04/01/2011
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
503,859
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Part 1: RN RA: Nurses and Relational Aggression
Chapter 1: Women at Work
Chapter 2: The Caring Profession
Chapter 3: Nurse Against Nurse? No Way!
Chapter 4: Bosses Aren't the Only Bullies
Chapter 5: Victimology
Chapter 6: Standing By and Watching or Passive Participation
Chapter 7: Some Nurses Are Better Than Others—Really?
Part 2: It Can Be Different: Healing From The Inside Out
Chapter 8: A Crash Course on RA Recovery
Chapter 9: If No One's Working Together, It Isn't A Team
Chapter 10: Management Mayhem: The Role of Those in Charge
Chapter 11: The Health Care Culture: In Need of a Cure
Chapter 12: Education, Research, & Clinical Care
Resources
Appendix A
Appendix B
Appendix C
References

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