Welcome to the Exceptional Nurse Blog! I am Donna Maheady, EdD, ARNP, founder of www.ExceptionalNurse.com, the nonprofit resource committed to inclusion of people with disabilities in nursing. We facilitate inclusion of students with disabilities in nursing education programs and foster resilience and continued practice for nurses who are, or become, disabled. We celebrate abilities, share resources and examples of nurses with disabilities who work with and without accommodations.
New Year's affirmations for nurses and nursing students with disabilities
Please accept the following affirmations from Connie Adleman, RN, stroke survivor and author of a chapter in"The Exceptional Nurse: Tales from the trenches of truly resilient nurses working with disabilities".
I use my limitations as an opportunity to grow.
I give thanks that any limitation that I experience is a gift teaching me about myself.
I always focus on and count my possibilities for success.
I have unlimited potential.
I love myself exactly as I am.
Connie Stallone Adleman, RN
Nurse, educator, stroke survivor, author, mentor and coach ........................... Please feel free to add a comment or additional affirmation for the New Year.