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Nurses Against Violence Unite, Inc.

Nurses Against Violence Unite, Inc.

By Dr. Sandy
Violence is at an all-time high among nurses according to studies and many incidents are not reported. The issues begin from the foundation of the nursing curriculum and the lack of resources not given to those on the front line of this opioid epidemic or adequate mental health education. Compounding this issue is the lack of reporting of incidents due to the fear of organizational retaliation.
Nurses and all of those on the front line are suffering and it is time to make the change that healthcare needs, otherwise we will continue to lose nurses and nursing staff.
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Defining your Why

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Defining your Why
Jump into your greatness by fine-tuning your why with Dr. Sandy, the Founder & CEO of Nurses Against Violence Unite, Inc. #RN #LPN #Nurse #Nurses #MD #Healthcare #EndHralthcareViolence
15:21
September 29, 2020
NAVUnite Meets Candie Erickson
This week we have a wonderful guest and moderator for NAVUnite that has committed herself to help other individuals that have been sexually assaulted and degraded while doing her job.  Who could Candie talk to when nobody will listen? We are proud to have her as she truly cares and discusses her truth to help others in her similar situation.   If you or someone that you know is a first responder, yes nurses too, please come join our free support group on Facebook!  https://www.facebook.com/groups/NAVUnite/
33:36
January 29, 2020
NAVUnite meets Jessica Frazier
NAVUnite meets Jessica Frazier, we were talking about the challenges that she has faced and how she is overcoming the assault that she suffered working in a pediatric mental health unit.  The facility was not only unsupportive but made it difficult for her as the lasting effects of her injuries continue to this day.   If you are being bullied or feeling unsupported, we are here to help you.  We stand together.  Join Our Support Group Today!  https://www.facebook.com/groups/NAVUnite/
38:36
January 26, 2020
Welcome to 2020 Everyone!
Where has the time gone! We are already in the middle of January and this is turning out to be an amazing year already!!  Hang On! It is going to get even better! ~Dr. Sandy Come join us on Facebook! We are the largest support group for healthcare professionals and love what we do! https://www.facebook.com/groups/NAVUnite/
02:19
January 18, 2020
NAVUnite Roasts Dr. Sandy
My former charge nurse Mary Hanley came on the webinar and we had some fun remembering old times.  We were joined by Jenni, one of our Facebook group admins. Come join us on Facebook! We are the largest support group for healthcare professionals and love what we do! https://www.facebook.com/groups/NAVUnite/
1:00:34
January 16, 2020
NAVUnite Meets Rhonda Davis!
Rhonda, an RN, and her amazing husband helped someone as first responders and won accommodations for their efforts in Alachua County, Florida. Come join us on Facebook! We are the largest support group for healthcare professionals and love what we do! https://www.facebook.com/groups/NAVUnite/
13:36
January 16, 2020
Slow down & smell the roses
In the rush of the hustle and bustle, it tends to overshadow the importance of relationships and how sometimes we just have to stop or slow down a minute. Life passes us by in an instant but for those left behind, a simple warm smile and a friendly face changes the whole experience of another. I say this with all heart, Dr. Sandy
06:06
November 3, 2019
Here we go!! Test day
Goals are never easy to reach but they pull you out of your comfort zone to be more than you were. Test day, nerves on edge and one step further to my goal.
03:39
October 12, 2019
Hello Stranger! I’m still here!
Nurses, have you ever felt like every thing you do isn’t getting you farther? It is! Slowly, sometimes at snail speed but still moving forward. Keep going!!
03:18
October 10, 2019
What just hit me 😂
The DNP goes back for more schooling and is being schooled herself!
09:15
September 21, 2019
Challenges? What Challenges?!!
Hauling butt to Missouri for my Psych Np orientation, I had a unforeseen challenge...actually several. Minor vent but know we all have moments of hiccups. It is how you deal with it.
09:14
August 24, 2019
Overwhelmed? Keep moving.
It is easy to get caught up in the negative and trick ourselves into thinking about what could be. Remember, baby steps lead to strides.
04:13
August 22, 2019
Breathe...you have a mentor
Stuck? Come to the group on Facebook: #NursesAgainstViolenceUnite and sign up for free mentoring by one of our many mentors volunteering their expertise.
10:00
August 17, 2019
Feeling Defeated?
Come join me, sit back and know that you aren’t alone! We are in this together.
06:08
August 14, 2019
DC...we have arrived!
Preparing for my graduation and the upcoming Nurses Against Violence Unite march, excitement is building!
02:18
August 7, 2019
Never Forget Your Cheerleaders
In the busy life of a nursing student, remember to stop once in a while to thank those who are healing you through your program.
05:11
July 30, 2019
Nurse Education
The state of nursing education and why is it so hard? Why does it seem like nursing instructors don’t care? Here’s the lowdown. We do.
07:56
July 26, 2019
Integrity is Everything
Saying what you mean and doing what you say not only brings value into your life but also open many doors.
05:54
July 26, 2019
Appreciate your past....as it plays a part in your future.
27 yrs ago I received my GED, now reaching my Doctorate, I wanted to say thank you to those that guided me to begin my journey.
03:13
July 24, 2019
Stand Together
Upcoming March, vision, and the desire to do what is right for our nursing profession.
05:50
July 23, 2019
What is Learned Helplessness?
How is Learned Helplessness linked to WPV...
05:11
April 23, 2019
4/21/19 Welcome to NAVUnite!
Welcome to Nurses Against Violence Unite, Inc.
07:45
April 21, 2019