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Transitions

Passages or changes from one situation, condition, or state to another, which occur over time.

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Developmental Transition

Becoming a parent, midlife crisis...

3

Situational Transition

Graduating from nursing program, career change, divorce.

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Health/illness transition

dealing with chronic illness.

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Organizational Transition

Change in leadership, new staffing patterns

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Stresses reported by new graduates (listed in order of frequency)

Not feeling confident or competent, making mistakes because of workload/responsibilities, encountering new situations, inconsistent preceptors, getting to know staff, encounters with unhappy nurses, short staffed, nurses unwilling to help.

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Reality Shock

reaction experienced when one moves into workforce after several years of educational prep.

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Phases of Reality Shock

Honeymoon phase, shock and rejection phase (Mistrust, decreased energy, fatigue, bad attitude), Recovery Phase (Sense of humor, decreased tension)

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Attitude

Is the latitude between success and failure