Worldview and Nursing Theory
Being able to articulate your personal worldview can help you formulate a personal philosophy of practice and enhance your influence on patients and the industry. In this assignment, you will have an opportunity to reflect on your current and future practice, and the ways worldview and nursing theory influence that practice. Draft a 1,000 word paper in which you:
1 Describe an integrative worldview, which attempts to reconcile rational thought and science with a spiritual sense of awe for the environment, including the religious, spiritual, and cultural elements that you think most influence personal philosophy of practice and attitude towards patient care.
2 Choose a specific nursing theory (Sister Callista Roy’s View of Adaptation) and discuss the similarities. Explain how the nursing theory reinforces your approach to care.
3 Finally, explain how the worldview and the nursing theory can assist in further developing future practice.You are required to cite five to 10 sources to complete this assignment. Sources must be published within the last 5 years and appropriate for the assignment criteria and nursing content.