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Describe personal professional growth in nursing

1. Describe personal professional growth in nursing

Personal professional development involves developing skills that will result in insightful nursing practice. This is research validated. What is insightful nursing practice? Insightful nursing is defined as an:

“…individual and collective evolving processes by which nurses synthesize, integrate, and activate nursing knowledge and experience. It is contextual and environmentally specific, reflective and dynamic, deliberate and active in nature, and is founded on nursing theory, scientific knowledge, research and both personal and practice experience. Insightful nursing practice is developed and grows through self-awareness, critical thinking, reflection, mentorship, ongoing education and experience. It is supported by an organizational culture of openness and teamwork.”