Managing stress

Emotional effects nursing

Managing the Emotional Effects of Nursing

Nursing is an emotionally as well as physically taxing profession. Stress, fatigue, depression, and emotional outbreaks are just a few of the many side effects that may plague nurses as an occupational hazard. The nature of the job requires direct and one-on-one interaction with people often in their worse condition. Although professional nurses are trained to keep their emotions controlled, helping people who are in pain or in the last stages of their life can and does naturally have irrevocable effects on nurses. Aside from this, there are many other aspects of the job that compound the stress factor. Stress Stimulators […]