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Whatever Happened to the Art of Nursing?

Whatever Happened to the Art of Nursing? By Molly Carlile AM, 2013 Having been a nurse for longer than I care to disclose, I feel responsible for raising contentious issues with some level of impunity. I’ve always had views about nursing that are not necessarily popular, but need to be aired in order for us [...]

By |September 28th, 2015|Articles|Comments Off on Whatever Happened to the Art of Nursing?

The Art of Dying Well

The Art of Dying Well By Molly Carlile AM, click 2015 “Dying well” means something different to each of us. It could mean being free of physical pain. It could mean being able to think clearly. It could mean being in your own bed surrounded by people you love or maybe it’s important that you [...]

By |August 21st, 2015|Articles|Comments Off on The Art of Dying Well

The first day of Autumn

Pondering… The first day of Autumn Molly Carlile Today is the first day of autumn, it's sunny and warm, but I can feel the gloom around the corner... winter is sneaking into my mind. Even though it's three months away, I'm already starting to dread it. The dark skies, the wind, the frost on the grass, the tips [...]

By |March 1st, 2014|Uncategorized|3 Comments

But I don’t have time for that!

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Dead and Buried

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What is 24/7 disaster coverage doing to our kids?

As you all know I'm a great believer in being honest and upfront with our kids and young people in all things. I firmly believe that this is the basis on which we build trust relationships, so that when life gets difficult our young people have confidence in talking to us about what‟s bothering them, knowing that we'll [...]

By |February 4th, 2011|Uncategorized|2 Comments