This DVD uses illustrative vignettes and group discussions to explore the problem solving process. It introduces a problem solving methodology of accepting the problem, defining the problem, exploring alternatives, devising solutions and plans of action, and evaluating the efficacy of solutions.
Explores critical thinking. Covers the differences between critical and creative thinking; the characteristics of critical thinkers; the ways in which beliefs affect critical thinking; the use of language to clarify thinking; differences between fact and opinion; cause and effect; perceptions; and the uses of reports, inferences, and judgments in critical thinking.
This film was created to share knowledge not found in nursing schools and teaching hospitals. It shows how Canadian registered nurses working with the BC Centre for Disease Control's Street Nurse Program provide health care to the people living in the alleys and hotels of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.
This DVD examines the evolution of nursing care into a profession. It considers the roles of nursing innovators and educators, the establishment of nursing schools, regulation and licensure, and modern issues in nursing"--Publisher's website
Against the backdrop of San Francisco's Day of the Dead, the arduous, and at times ecstatic, process of grieving is shared in the stories of four people. From diagnosis to death to mourning, the film explores the heart and soul of grief.
Facing her own sense of failure in caring for her dying parents, the filmmaker searches for people who might have found success. Through interviews, she discovers a recipe for forgiveness as well as success.