The ascent to advanced practice: challenges, support and opportunities
AffiliationUniversity of Derby
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AbstractThe challenges that impact on the journey to advanced clinical practice are many. However, with structured support the opportunity to develop to this level can be nurtured. This article will reflect upon this development and discuss some of the difficulties for trainee Advanced Clinical Practitioners (ACP), such as imposter syndrome, feelings of inadequacy and role transition. The article will also consider the importance of clinical supervision, mentorship and support mechanisms that may assist in developing advanced clinical practice and facilitate its progression.
CitationReynolds, J., and Mortimore, G. (2021). 'The ascent to advanced practice: challenges, support and opportunities'. British Journal of Nursing, 30(2), pp. 1-3.
PublisherMark Allen Group
JournalBritish Journal of Nursing