Week 3: January 28th, 2015
Nursing and Strengths
One of the goals of nursing is to help individuals/families use their strengths and
their external resources to help them cope with life challenges, achieve their goals
Calling forth strengths.
Week 2: Jan 21st, 2015.
Will guide your practice.
ACTIVITY. Group Discussions
Describe the Four Concepts of the Nursing Metaparadigm as defined in the Conceptual Model used in your CEGEP
Week 4: February 11th, 2014
The 4 elements dated back to the writings of Florence Nightingale (1969).
o Necessary to define the 4 concepts.
o Their relationships also have to be defined.
Nursing disciple has a single metaparadigm but multiple conceptu
Week 5: February 18th, 2015
A Practice-Derived Model
Purpose of research studies: test effectiveness of nursing interventions based on McGill Model of Nursing
Example: Ezer, H., Bray, C., & Gros, C. (1997). Families description of the nursing interventi
Week 1: Jan 14th, 2015.
Nursing Professional Discipline
o Branch of knowledge in one academic field of study.
o An occupation whose core element is work based upon the mastery of a complex body of
knowledge and skills. It is a